Classification Title: Clinical Assistant Professor
College/Division: School of Medicine Columbia
Department: SOMC Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Science
Advertised Salary Range: Salary commensurate with education and experience
Advertised Job Summary:
The Division of Rehabilitation Counseling, located within the USC School of Medicine's Department of Neuropsychiatry & Behavioral Science, is seeking applications for a full-time, 12 month, non-tenure-track position. The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic and creative individual who values working collaboratively with faculty and students and will contribute to the program's mission through teaching, scholarship/creative accomplishment, and service.
This position is designated as core faculty within a CACREP-accredited program. The USC rehabilitation counseling program, established in 1966, has a long history of preparing qualified rehabilitation counselors. With our long-standing emphasis on both traditional as well as clinical rehabilitation counseling, our graduates are eligible to sit for the CRC exam and pursue the Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) credential as well. We are currently accredited through 2029 by CACREP as a clinical rehabilitation counseling program.
Key responsibilities include:
Teaching minimum of 6 classes (3/3) during the regular academic year and 2 classes in summer.
Serving as advisor to students
Conducting supplemental instructional activities such as independent studies, internships, and thesis supervision.
Supervising the work of students and/or graduate assistants.
Engaging in research/scholarly/creative and service activities at levels that are appropriate to faculty rank and departmental tenure/merit criteria.
Providing services to the program, university and the profession.
Serving on departmental, college and university committees.
Actively collaborating on program and departmental administrative activities.
Review of candidates will begin January 4, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled. Complete the online faculty application using the Quicklink:https://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/109370. Upload your Curriculum Vitae, list of 3 references and statement of teaching philosophy. Finalist will be required to provide 3 letters of recommendation.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
Earned doctorate in counselor education and supervision, preferably from a CACREP-accredited program, or have a doctoral degree in a related field and been employed as a full-time faculty member in a counselor education program for a minimum of one full academic year before 7/1/2013.
Preparation and experience in counselor education and supervision and/or in clinical rehabilitation counseling.
Identification with the counseling profession through memberships and professional organizations (i.e., ACA and/or its divisions).
Extensive knowledge in the field in which the individual will be teaching.
Experience providing counseling supervision to counseling students.
Eligibility for National Certified Counselor (NCC) and South Carolina licensed professional counselor (LPC) credentials within 6 months of hire.
The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state’s flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state’s educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.