• ACES Conference - SACES
  • Atlanta, GA

Website Georgia State University

The Department of Counseling and Psychological Services at Georgia State University in Atlanta, GA is searching for a clinical assistant professor in the school counseling program. The individual chosen for this position must have an earned doctorate in counselor education from a CACREP accredited program, paid experience as a certified/licensed school counselor, and membership in regional and national professional organizations. The individual must be prepared to teach courses in the school counseling program, including supervision of school counseling practica and internships, as well as courses in the master’s core. The individual must be eligible for licensure as a Professional Counselor (LPC) in Georgia.

Major areas of responsibility for this individual are teaching, program coordination, and service to the department, College of Education, and University. This individual will also be expected to develop and foster working relationships with school internship sites, supervisors, district coordinators, and college staff and faculty. Candidates should be knowledgeable of and be able to teach about current trends in school counseling, comprehensive, data-driven school counseling programs, the ASCA National Model, antiracist and equity-focused practices, and evidence-based interventions.

The School Counseling Program, Department of Counseling and Psychological Services, and Georgia State University have a strong commitment to diversity. Candidates from underrepresented racial and ethnic minority groups, women, and persons with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply. Atlanta is an exceptionally diverse and vibrant metropolitan area that provides numerous opportunities for cultural events as well as professional collaborations within GSU and the broader metro-Atlanta area.

Preference will be given to applications and supporting documents received by November 15, 2020, but the position will remain open until a suitable candidate is selected. Applicants should send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, unofficial transcript of highest degree earned and the names of three references to the CPS Department, Clinical Assistant Professor School Counseling Search Committee, c/o Yolanda Parker at yparker@gsu.edu  or via mail to Counseling and Psychological Services, P.O. Box 3980, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia 30302-3980. Inquiries should be directed to Dr. Erin Mason at emason15@gsu.edu.

Please be advised that should you be recommended for a position, the University System of Georgia Board of Regents policy requires the completion of a background check as a prior condition of employment.

Georgia State University is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against applicants due to race, ethnicity, gender, veteran status, or on the basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

To apply for this job please visit education.gsu.edu.