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Assistant Professor-Counselor Education

Posting Details

Posting Details

Institution Northern State University
Working Title Assistant Professor-Counselor Education
Posting Number F00016P
Department NSU-Psychology & Counselor Ed
Physical Location of Position (City) Aberdeen
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Qualifications: Applicants must have an earned doctorate in Counselor Education from a CACREP-accredited program (ABD considered) by the time of appointment.

Responsibilities: Northern State University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position in Counselor Education with a start date of August 2018 with option for summer 2018 teaching. Responsibilities include teaching graduate courses in a learner-centered environment, practicum and internship supervision, academic advisement, scholarly activity, and service to the university and community. Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Posting Date 09/13/2017
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Open Until Filled Yes
First Consideration Date 10/13/2017
Advertised Salary
Duration of the Term 9 months
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Appointment Percent 100
Tenure Status Tenure Track
Proposed Rank Assistant Professor
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Typical Hours Worked Per Week 40
Appointment Type Regular
Scope of Search External (includes Internal)
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Department Description and Cultural Expectations

About Northern State University: Northern State University is a premier residential institution characterized by outstanding instruction, extraordinary community relations, and unparalleled extracurricular opportunities. NSU is developing a faculty reflecting cultural diversity and is strongly committed to the recruitment, hiring, and retention of underrepresented groups. For the past seven years, NSU has been named by US News and World Report as one of the best higher education institutions in the Midwest.

Northern State University is organized into the College of Arts & Sciences, School of Business, School of Education, and the School of Fine Arts. The School of Education offers graduate programs in Counseling, Teaching and Learning, Leadership and Administration, Sport Performance and Leadership, and E-learning. Undergraduate programs include Elementary and Special Education, Secondary Education, K-12 Education, Psychology, Human Performance and Fitness, and Sport Marketing and Administration.

Northern State University offers both faculty and students access to a uniquely sophisticated E-learning environment, providing an extraordinary opportunity to advance innovative practices in education. Northern State University is fully accredited by CACREP, NCATE, and HLC.

Affirmative Action Statement

Northern State University is an equal-opportunity, affirmative-action institution. The University prohibits discrimination and harassment based on race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, marital status, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law to the extent prohibited by law. This nondiscrimination policy covers admissions, employment, and access to and treatment in University programs, services, and activities.

Diversity Statement

Northern State University maintains an inclusive learning environment in which students, faculty, administrators, staff, curriculum, social activities, governance, and all other aspects of campus life reflect a diverse, multi-cultural, and international worldview. The University community recognizes and values the many similarities and differences among individuals and groups. At NSU, we are committed to preparing students to understand, live among, appreciate, and work in an inherently diverse country and world made up of people with different ethnic and racial backgrounds, military backgrounds, religious beliefs, socio-economic status, cultural traditions, abilities, sexual orientations and gender identities. To do so, we commit ourselves to promoting a community that celebrates and models the principles of diversity and inclusivity.

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Transcripts
  3. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Reference List
  2. Doctoral Transcripts