Auburn University – Assistant Professor-Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling

Position Title: Assistant Professor-Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling

Organization: Auburn University

Location: Auburn University

Application Due Date: Sunday, April 15, 2018, Open Until Filled

Position Description:

The Department of Special Education, Rehabilitation and Counseling in the College of Education at Auburn University is seeking to fill an opening for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling with clinical practice, teaching and supervision experience in Counselor Education. In addition to contributing to our Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling program candidates will be expected to contribute to our programs in Counselor Education (Doctoral), Clinical Mental Health Counseling, and School Counseling. These contributions require that candidates have experience in clinical practice courses (counseling/skills, practicum, and internship). Candidates should also be able to demonstrate the ability to effectively work with, supervise, and mentor counseling students. Area of research focus is open, but consideration will be given to candidates whose research focus integrates counseling, social justice, advocacy, multicultural counseling, and evidence-based practices. The candidate will be required to hold a Ph.D. in Counselor Education from a CACREP accredited institution (by the start date) and a Master’s degree from a CACREP accredited program in Clinical Rehabilitation or Rehabilitation Counseling.

Minimum Qualifications 
(1) Doctoral degree in Counselor Education from a CACREP accreditation program by August 16, 2018;

(2) Master’s degree from a CACREP or CORE accredited program (desired -Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling or Rehabilitation Counseling);

(3) Two years of clinical and supervision experience;

(4) Evidence of counseling, supervision, teaching, and research experience;

(5) Evidence of ability to engage in professional service, leadership, and advocacy;

(6) Licensed or licensure eligible;

(7) Certification eligible (CRC, NCC);

(8) Demonstrated experience in college/university teaching, research and service, and

(9) Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with other professionals and students. The candidate selected for this position must be able to meet eligibility requirements in the U.S. at the time the appointment is scheduled to begin and continue to work legally for the proposed term of employment.

Desired Qualifications 

(1) Administrative and professional experiences related to rehabilitation counseling;

(2) Experience with teaching online courses;

(3) Experience in grant writing;

(4) Experience in counselor education program development and/or coordination; (5) experience in counselor education curriculum evaluation and program development;

(6) Demonstrated ability to contribute to counselor education programs including; Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling; Counselor Education (Doctoral), Clinical Mental Health Counseling, and School Counseling.

How to Apply:

The anticipated starting date is August 16, 2018. Salary will be based on qualifications and experience. Review of applications will begin April 15, 2018; however, the search will remain open until the position is filled.

Candidates should submit

(a) Curriculum Vitae and official graduate transcripts,

(b) Names and contact information for at least three references,

(c) Samples of scholarly work (e.g., refereed or professional publications, other relevant materials such as videotapes, curricula, in-service training modules, etc.), and

(d) Teaching/training evaluations.

To apply, submit materials to: .

For questions about the position, contact Jill Meyer, Ph.D. at

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