Penn State Berks – Assistant Professor of Rehabilitation and Human Services

Position Title: Assistant Professor of Rehabilitation and Human Services

Organization: Penn State Berks

Location: Reading, PA

Application Due Date: Open Until Filled

Position Description:

Penn State Berks, a college within the Pennsylvania State University located in Reading, PA, is seeking to hire an Assistant Professor of Rehabilitation and Human Services (RHS) beginning in August 2018. For information about Penn State Berks, please visit our website at

Responsibilities include teaching courses in the Rehabilitation and Human Services undergraduate major, conducting a program of research, and service to the college and community. Required qualifications include an earned doctorate in Rehabilitation Counseling, Rehabilitation Counselor Education, Counselor Education or a closely related field and a promising record of teaching, research, and clinical experience/supervision. Ph.D. must be completed before August 1, 2018. Possible areas of instruction include client assessment, counseling, group work, case management, community mental health, and children and families in RHS. Supervising internships will also be required. Familiarity with online/hybrid delivery of course content is desirable. Schedule may include evening classes.

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Penn State is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

How to Apply:

The review process will begin March 1, 2018, and continue until the position is filled. Applications must be submitted electronically and should include: a cover letter; curriculum vitae that includes the names, addresses, emails, and phone numbers of three references; a statement of research interests; and a statement of teaching philosophy.

Inquiries can be directed to Dr. Erin Johnson, Search Committee Chair, at

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