Assistant Professor of Instruction, Counselor Education, OHIO University
The Department of Counseling and Higher Education, in the Gladys W. and David H. Patton College of Education at Ohio University (OHIO), invites applications for a nine-month, full-time, non-tenure-track, renewable, Assistant Professor of Instruction position with a specialization in School Counseling beginning in August 2022.
The Patton College of Education values diverse academic styles and philosophies and strives to further diversify its faculty to enhance the student experience. Preference will be given to candidates offering a diverse set of experience and educational backgrounds while also aligning with department and college academic goals.
Duties: Teaching and Service are required elements of this position.
Teach graduate courses in School Counseling, in the 8 core CACREP content areas, and in doctoral courses.
Advise and mentor master’s and doctoral students in School Counseling and in other specialization areas.
Supervise practicum and internship students.
Participate in program, department, college, and university committees.
Provide service to the community and/or to professional counseling organizations.
We are interested in collegial candidates who possess excellent communication and people skills, and meet the qualifications listed below:
An earned doctorate in Counseling or Counselor Education and Supervision from a CACREP- accredited program, with a specialization in School Counseling at the master’s or doctoral level.
Prior school counseling work or internship experience.
Evidence of successful college teaching experience.
Professional identity with the counseling profession through membership in professional counseling organizations such as ASCA and ACA.
Licensed or license eligible as a school counselor in Ohio.
Ability to broaden the diversity of perspectives available to our students within the program through personal practice, teaching philosophy, and service.
Ohio University & The Patton College of EducationEstablished in 1804, Ohio University is the oldest public institution of higher learning in the historic Northwest Territory and the State of Ohio. As a comprehensive, national research university, it offers distinctive, high-quality education. Nestled in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, the natural beauty of Athens provides a picturesque backdrop for a quintessential college town that boasts a vibrant community of 21,000. Ohio University is categorized as a Carnegie RU/H: Research University (www.ohio.edu).The Patton College of Education serves over 890 graduate students and approximately 1800 undergraduates in five departments (Counseling and Higher Education, Educational Studies, Teacher Education, Human and Consumer Science Education, and Recreation and Sports Pedagogy) and eleven research/clinical centers The successful candidate will join the Department of Counseling and Higher Education. The College has a proud history spanning 120 years with an influence that is felt both locally and globally. We were the first public teacher preparation program in Ohio. Today, the College employs more than 75 outstanding faculty w...ith expertise and experience that extends across the globe. By forging trademark partnerships that address the social, economic, and educational issues affecting individuals ability to learn, the College of Education continues to have a profound impact on the state of education in our region and the nation. Ohio University prides itself on being an agent of transformation by contributing to undergraduate and graduate education, the generation of knowledge through research and creative activity, and through contributions to the culture and economy of the Appalachian region. For additional information about The Patton College of Education, visit our website at https://www.ohio.edu/education/