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The Department of Human Studies and the Counseling Program at the University of Alabama at Birmingham invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track, core faculty position to begin August 2022. Salary and terms of appointment are commensurate with prior experience. Position includes a 9-month salary and benefits package.

Position Description

The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching in both core area and school counseling courses, advising graduate students, clinical supervision in the UAB Community Counseling Clinic, and participating in university, local, regional, or national service.  The successful candidate will also be responsible for directing the placements of students in clinical placements, meeting with and developing new clinical placement sites, facilitating professional development opportunities for clinical site supervisors, supervising practicum and internship students, advising students, and actively participating in campus committees and professional counseling organizations.

Basic Qualifications

·         Earned doctorate from a CACREP accredited counseling program (ABD candidates will be considered, but must fulfill all degree requirements by August of 2022).

·         Prior experience as a certified school counselor

·         Teaching and supervision experience in school counseling

·         Professional memberships in school counseling and other professional organizations

Preference will be given to candidates who demonstrate at least 3 years of work experience as a certified school counselor, evidence of professionalism, collegiality, and team orientation.

How to Apply
UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering a diverse equitable and family-friendly environment in which all faculty and staff can excel and achieve work/life balance irrespective of ethnicity, gender, faith, gender identity and expression as well as sexual orientation. UAB also encourages applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans.

Applicants must submit the following materials through the online application portal

1)      Letter of interest addressing:

a.       the position qualifications and responsibilities

b.      clinical experience

2)      Curriculum vitae

3)      Statement of teaching and supervision philosophy

4)      Official transcripts for all college work

5)      Three professional references

Applications should be submitted by November 1, 2021.  Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. A pre-employment background investigation is performed on candidates selected for employment.

Questions and nominations should be directed to Dr. Dayna Watson at


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