(School Counseling) Assistant/Associate Professor of Counselor Education

$64,542 - $78,603 yearly
  • Boise State University, Counselor Education Department
  • Boise, ID, USA
  • Aug 26, 2021
Full time Education: (i.e. Schools/Colleges of Education) Social & Behavioral Sciences

Job Description


The Department of Counselor Education at Boise State University invites applications for a School Counseling Assistant/Associate Professor of Counselor Education starting in the fall semester of 2022. The faculty member will (a) teach school counseling courses, as well as a variety of core counselor education courses, including PhD in CES Apprentice Model courses; (b) conduct research to develop or further a strong scholarly agenda in the field of Counseling; (c) mentor and advise MA and PhD in CES students; and (d) participate in service activities at the University, College, and Department level, as well as engage in community and professional service activities . We seek to recruit and retain a colleague who promotes equitable access to educational opportunities and is responsive and cares about the success of all students we serve.

The successful candidate will join our team to make all contributions to successfully achieve our department's and university's missions. Specifically, successful candidates are expected to:

  • Pursue an innovative research program
  • Supervise Masters and PhD students
  • Mentor students in research activities
  • Teach school counseling courses, as well as a broad range of courses in Counselor Education including PhD in CES Apprentice Model courses
  • Develop modern teaching methodologies, adopt culturally competent instructional practices, and deliver online and remote teaching as needed
  • Provide service to the department, university, community, and profession
  • Demonstrated advanced level of oral and written communication skills.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

 Minimum Qualifications:

  • An earned doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision from a CACREP-accredited program prior to August 2022, or have been employed as a full-time faculty member in a Counselor Education program for a minimum of one full academic year before July 1, 2022
  • Background in school counseling (i.e., MA in School Counseling, experience working as a school counselor)
  • Evidence of effective teaching in a CACREP-accredited program in Counselor Education or equivalent
  • Demonstrated potential for a strong research agenda, including pursuit of external funding commensurate to rank
  • Professionalism and collegiality
  • License eligible as a professional counselor in Idaho and ability to obtain LPC by Fall 2022

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Evidence of collaboration/partnerships with other academic departments, school districts, mental health agencies, and/or multidisciplinary teams
  • Enthusiasm and commitment to advising/mentoring and teaching in our unique CACREP accredited PhD in CES program

Application Details

Apply Here: https://jobs.boisestate.edu/en-us/job/495779/assistantassociate-professor-ofcounselor-education


1. A cover letter indicating your interest and qualifications for this position.

2. A CV that includes employment history (including dates of employment).

3. A one-page statement describing your teaching philosophy and how you support all student learners.

4. A one-page description of your research agenda.

5. Three professional letters of recommendation.

6. Unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts. Official copies of all transcripts will be required for subsequent consideration.

**Please note: there are 3 slots for uploading materials of unlimited size files. One reserved for the resume/cv, one for the cover letter and the remaining slot for other requested materials. Please condense your files as necessary**

Closing date October 30, 2021; review of applications will begin November 1st.


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Application Deadline

Oct 30, 2021