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Position Announcement

Assistant or Associate Professor of Counselor Education

Tenure Track

The Counseling and Psychology Department within the College of Arts, Sciences, and Education at Texas A&M University-Texarkana is currently seeking an outstanding candidate at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank in Counselor Education.  This is a tenure-track position that will begin January 13, 2020.  The ideal candidate will be someone who is capable of teaching graduate-level courses in the CACREP Clinical Mental Health program, who has a strong commitment to the counseling profession, and who has dedication to scholarly research and experiential learning in counselor education.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.



·       Earned doctorate in counseling from a CACREP accredited program in counselor education.

·       Hold or be eligible to hold a professional counselor’s license in Texas.


·       Documented success in teaching graduate courses in counselor education.

·       Documented success in supervision of graduate student interns.

·       Evidence of scholarship and research agenda.

·       Experience with web-based instruction.

·       Experience working with CACREP Accreditation.


·       Teach graduate courses in our CACREP-accredited master’s degree program in clinical mental health counseling.

·       Advise graduate students.

·       Work collaboratively with faculty across disciplines.

·       Contribute to curriculum, maintenance of CACREP accreditation, course development and commitment to innovative teaching technologies.

·       Serve on departmental, academic and university committees/assignments.

·       Perform professional and scholarly research.

·       Co-back up Faculty Advisor Chi Sigma Iota.

Nine-Month Salary:  Competitive and based on experience and rank.

To Apply: Follow the two-step process below.

1. Go to the following URL to fill out the application form and submit your CV:–Tenure-Track_R-020136-1

2. Submit a letter of interest, current CV, three letters of current professional reference, a copy of your most recent student evaluations, and a copy of university transcripts directly to the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Angela Harless at Write PROFESSOR APPLICATION on the email subject line.

(official transcripts required prior to employment)

For Questions Contact:

Dr. Angela Harless, Assistant Professor, Committee Chair

College of Education and Liberal Arts

Texas A&M University-Texarkana


Tel: 903.223.3128


Dr. Peter Racheotes, Professor

College of Education and Liberal Arts

Texas A&M University-Texarkana



Location and Environment:

Texas A&M University-Texarkana is located in beautiful East Texas, midway between Dallas, Texas and Little Rock, Arkansas.  Formerly East Texas State University, A&M-Texarkana was established in 1971.  In September 1996, the university became a member of the Texas A&M University System serving junior, senior and master’s students.  The university began accepting freshman, sophomore and doctoral students in the fall of 2010 when it moved to the newly constructed Bringle Lake campus. Currently, A&M-Texarkana serves approximately 2000 students within three colleges: Business, Education and Liberal Arts, and Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.

This is a security sensitive position – a criminal background check will be conducted on finalists. Employment is contingent on proof of eligibility to work in the United States. Texas A&M University- Texarkana is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Visit our website at


Texas A&M University-Texarkana is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The State of Texas requires Selective Service registration or exemption for all newly hired employees. This is a security sensitive position. A criminal background check will be conducted on finalists. Employment is contingent on proof of eligibility to work in the United States.


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