• ACES Conference - NARACES
  • Full Time
  • Fairfield, CT

Website Fairfield University

Job Description:
The Counselor Education Department at Fairfield University invites applications for a one-semester, full-time visiting assistant professor position for Spring 2022. Applicants are expected to have completed a Ph.D. in Counselor Education. The position would include teaching courses in either Clinical Mental Health or School Counseling CACREP accredited programs. Applicants must have a strong commitment to excellence in graduate teaching. Teaching experience is preferred. The teaching load is four graduate courses during Spring semester. The salary and benefits for the position are competitive.

Fairfield University is a comprehensive, co-educational, Jesuit university with a 200-acre campus located in the scenic shoreline community of Fairfield, CT, one hour from New York City. Consistently ranked as a top comprehensive university in New England, Fairfield enrolls approximately 4,000 undergraduate and 1,200 graduate students pursuing degrees within five schools: the College of Arts and Sciences, the Charles F. Dolan School of Business, the School of Engineering, the Marion Peckham Egan School of Nursing and Health Studies, and the School of Education and Human Development. As an expression of our Jesuit identity, Fairfield embraces a liberal humanistic approach to education, encouraging critical thinking, cultivating free and open inquiry, and fostering ethical values.

Fairfield University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, committed to excellence through diversity, and, in this spirit, particularly welcomes applications from women, persons of color, veterans, Jesuits, and members of historically underrepresented groups. The University will provide reasonable accommodations to all qualified individuals with disabilities.

Application Instructions:
The search committee will begin reviewing materials immediately and continue until the position is filled. For full consideration, please click “Apply Now” and upload the following materials:
a letter of application
a curriculum vitae
a statement of teaching philosophy
examples of syllabi and teaching evaluations if applicable
unofficial graduate transcript
names and contact information for three references (we will ask for letters once candidates are short-listed)
For questions and clarification please contact the chair, Dilani Perera at dperera@fairfield.edu  

To apply for this job email your details to dperera@fairfield.edu