Assistant Professor - Clinical Mental Health Counseling

  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
  • Lubbock, Texas
  • Nov 28, 2021
Human and Social Services Public Health

Job Description

Position Description

Contributes to the university's mission through teaching, research and service, some variation by academic unit.

Major/Essential Functions

Primary duty will be to teach graduate level courses and provide clinical supervision in an online setting for the Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program. Other duties will include advising students, curriculum development, and engaging in scholarly development. Specific teaching assignments are dependent on department needs and individual expertise. Candidates should either have a Texas LPC License or become eligible for licensure within one year of hire. This valuable team member will support our vision and mission by consistently performing work in a manner demonstrating professional maturity, commitment and accountability according to the five values described in TTUHSC's Values-Based Culture:

One Team, Kindhearted, Integrity, Visionary and Beyond Service.

Relocation to Lubbock, Texas, is required.

Required Qualifications

Earned doctoral degrees in counselor education, preferably from a CACREP-accredited program, or have related doctoral degrees and have been employed as full-time faculty members in a counselor education program for a minimum of one full academic year before July 1, 2013. Candidates should either have a Texas LPC License or become eligible for licensure within one year of hire.

ABD (All But Dissertation) candidates may be considered if satisfactory completion of all courses needed to earn Ph.D. are complete, with only "defense" remaining.

Academic degree as defined by the academic unit and as appropriate for the position held. Demonstrated record of effectiveness as a teacher, a record of peer reviewed publication and/or peer-reviewed creative activity which has contributed to the discipline or field of study, to the candidate's intellectual and artistic development, and to the quality of the academic enterprise; a record of professional service appropriate to the discipline; promise of growth in teaching and research or artistic and creative activity

Required Attachments

Cover Letter, Professional License or Certification, Resume / CV

Optional Attachments

Professional/Personal Reference, Research Statement, Teaching Philosophy

Pay Statement

Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

EEO Statement

As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant's race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

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Job Address

Lubbock, Texas United States View Map