Assistant/Associate Professor of Counselor Education, tenure track
Montana State University-Northern
Location: Havre, Montana
Type: Full Time
Annual salary commensurate with credentials and experience and within the guidelines set by the collective bargaining agreement.
Internal Number: 2022-23-F00004P
The College of Arts, Sciences, and Education, Graduate Program in Counselor Education at Montana State University Northern (MSUN), invites applications for an academic-year (10-month), tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor of Counselor Education position, anticipated to begin January 1, 2023. This successful candidate will teach a 4-4-2 load in the core and School Counseling (state accredited) and/or Clinical Mental Health Counseling specializations in a program working toward CACREP accreditation. The duties and responsibilities of this position also include assisting in establishing practicum and internship sites with school districts and/or mental and behavioral health providers, participating in scholarship and service activities; collaborating across MSU-Northern programs and with Montana University System institutions; and supporting student recruitment, retention, and progression efforts.
Effective teaching is the primary mission of this position and MSU-Northern. For more information about this program and MSU-Northern, go to www.msun.edu.
Emphasis in School Counseling or Clinical Mental Health Counseling
Interest in teaching courses such as Career Counseling, Appraisal, and Research
Evidence of successful teaching/supervision at the graduate level via face-to-face, online, and/or hybrid delivery
Experience as a supervisor for practicums and internships
Experience with program development and state and national accreditation
The mission of the Counselor Education program is to prepare counselors who have developed sound practical skills through experiential learning; who have acquired a comprehensive theoretical knowledge base; who hold a strong counselor identity; and who possess the personal dispositions necessary to work in various professional settings with diverse clientele. Explore the Counselor Education department through this link, http://www.msun.edu/academics/grad/counselored.aspx.
The College of Arts, Sciences, and Education offers undergraduate and graduate degrees through programs that prepare students for work in fields spanning the humanities, social and physical sciences, professional education, public service, and leadership. Degree programs are represented by the Bachelor of Arts in four majors, the Bachelor of Science in two majors, the Bachelor of Science in Education in six majors, a Bachelor of Applied Science, and an Associate of Arts in General Education. The College also offers two graduate programs including a Master of Education Degree in Counselor Education and a Master of Science Degree in Instruction and Learning.
Along with our great benefit package, MSUN offers paid holidays, paid sick leave and paid vacation leave. For a faculty benefit summary, visit our benefits site at this link, http://www.msun.edu/hr/benefits.aspx.
Montana State University-Northern is north central Montana's comprehensive university offering programs and services at the associate, baccalaureate, and master's levels.
Degree programs range from teacher education to engineering technology, emphasizing both technology and liberal arts education. MSUN programs are in the disciplines of business, nursing, engineering and mechanical technology, teacher education, natural sciences, and humanities. Applied research and service functions are aligned with many of the university's disciplines and respond directly to the region's economic and societal needs.
Specializing in serving a large geographic region, MSUN serves an area that includes four Native American reservations along with Montana's smallest and largest towns. The University functions as an important cultural resource and continuing education center.