Assistant/Associate Professor Master of Arts in Counseling

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University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

The University of Mary Hardin Baylor’s Mayborn College of Health Sciences seeks qualified  faculty for its Master of Arts in Counseling Program beginning preferably January 4, 2021 or  alternatively June 1, 2021. Initial appointment will be at the rank of Assistant or Associate  Professor, commensurate with experience. This is a year-round (12-month), tenure-track  position. UMHB seeks faculty who are active Christians and dedicated teacher-scholars to  prepare students for leadership, service, and faith-informed discernment in a global society. 

UMHB is conveniently located in Belton, an historic town of 20,000 in the heart of central  Texas. Nearby cities are Temple (5 miles), Waco (45 miles), Austin (65 miles), San Antonio (130  miles) and Dallas/Ft. Worth (130 miles). Excellent schools, abundant cultural and recreational  opportunities, and a high quality of life are hallmarks of the local community. 

Faculty Responsibilities

Activitiesrequired of all graduate faculty include exemplary teaching, curriculum development  and student advising; professional attainment; and service to department, college, university,  and the community. While primarily a teaching institution, UMHB recognizes and rewards  research, publication, and other forms of scholarly attainment. Strong communication skills  with a commitment to scholarly research and enhancing the quality of education arerequired. 

Specific Responsibilities

This position includes teaching graduate courses in the Master of Arts in Counseling program; advising and mentoring counseling students; providing clinical supervision to practicum and  internship students; and participating in departmental and university committees. This position  willteach three (3) graduate courses during each fall and spring semesters, and two (2) graduate  courses during each summer June/July summer semester. 

Qualifications: 

  • A doctoral degree in Counseling from a CACREP accredited program in Counseling is  required. 
  • A current and valid Texas LPC license is required. Current clinical licensure in another state  with eligibility to achieve Texas LPC licensure within one (1) year of hire may be substituted. Teaching experience is required. Graduate-level teaching experience ispreferred. Clinical supervisory experience and/or supervisor status licensure is preferred. The  attainment of LPC-S supervisor status in the state of Texas within 60 months of  hire date will be a requirement. 
  • Excellent teaching and communication skills, a dedication to professional attainment, and  commitment to quality improvement are essential. Must be an active, and committed  Christian.

Salaries & Benefits: Competitive salary commensurate with experience, excellent benefits  including medical and dental insurance, retirement plan with match and UMHB tuition  benefits for employees and their dependents. 

TO APPLY: Visit www.hr.umhb.edu/careers for more details and to apply. Please submit a  cover letter, CV, transcript copies and evidence of quality teaching performance with your  online application. Your letter of interest should also respond to UMHB’s mission and values,  found at http://about.umhb.edu/our-mission. In addition, include in one page or less, a  description of your own Christian beliefs and commitments. Review of applications will begin  immediately and continue until position is filled.

To apply for this job please visit www.umhb.edu.