UNC – Chapel Hill: Division of Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling

Position Title: Assistant or Associate Professor, Tenure or Non-Tenure Track

Institution: – UNC – Chapel Hill: Division of Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling

Location: Chapel Hill, NC

Posted Date: Friday, December 16, 2016

Application Due Date: Open Until Filled

Position Description:

The Department of Allied Health Sciences (AHS), at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill invites applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor position in the Division of Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling. This position can be either tenure- or non-tenure track. The Department of Allied Health Sciences is part of the UNC School of Medicine and is located on the main campus. The Division of Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling provides outstanding opportunities and support for research, teaching, and clinical practice in a highly collaborative, interdisciplinary environment. There is a strong potential for collaboration within AHS, the UNC School of Medicine, other departments at UNC, and within the community setting. The master’s program in Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling currently has 40 full-time students. The program is RSA-funded, and offers innovative opportunities for stu dents to focus on developmental disabilities and/or psychiatric disabilities. The program is fully accredited by the Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE) and the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Education Programs (CACREP). Further information about the Department and Division is available at http://www.med.unc.edu/ahs/

Responsibilities:
Primary responsibilities include teaching and advising master’s level graduate students in the Division of Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling, delivering clinical services at the new, state of the art UNC outpatient clinical rehabilitation center and conducting research. We are especially interested in candidates with teaching expertise in the following areas: Job Placement/Vocational Rehabilitation, Practicum and Internship Supervision, Tests & Measurements, Substance Abuse and Addiction, and Introduction to Rehabilitation Counseling.

The Division of Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling curriculum includes specializations in developmental and psychiatric disabilities. The Assistant/Associate Professor position requires a focus in rehabilitation counseling practice across a range of disability and multicultural populations, but with specific attention to one of these two areas.

Qualifications Required:

  • Doctorate (or ABD) in Rehabilitation Counselor Education, Counselor Education and Supervision, Rehabilitation Counseling, Counseling Psychology, Rehabilitation Psychology, or a closely related field.
  • Evidence of potential for a strong program of federally funded research and/or evidence of strong clinical skills relevant to working in a university medical center.
  • Successful experience supervising, mentoring, and teaching masters students in a rehabilitation/counseling or psychology program.
  • Experience providing rehabilitation services to people with disabilities.
  • CRC credential or eligibility to sit for the CRC exam (applicant must indicate status in the letter of application).

Qualifications Preferred:

  • Current CRC credential.
  • Eligible for or current professional licensure as Licensed Professional Counselor or Licensed Addiction Specialist.
  • Record of publication and funded research.
  • Experience serving persons with developmental and/or psychiatric disabilities.
  • Experience with individuals across the spectrum of disabilities.
  • Minority candidates are particularly encouraged to apply

How to Apply

Interested applicants must complete an online application at http://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/110361.

Attach Curriculum vitae and a letter of application describing qualifications/expectations.

In addition, three letters of reference must be submitted to:

Eniko Rak, PhD, CRC, Chair, Search Committee

Division of Clinical Rehabilitation and Mental Health Counseling, Bondurant Hall, 301 S. Columbia St., Suite 4104, CB#7205

University of North Carolina School of Medicine

Chapel Hill, NC 27599

Phone: (919) 843-5138

Email: eniko_rak@med.unc.edu.

Institution Website: http://www.med.unc.edu/ahs/