Search for University Jobs in Curriculum & Education

Job ID: 226543

Assistant/Associate Professor of Counseling (Tenure-Track)
Alcorn State University

Date Posted Nov. 30, 2023
Title Assistant/Associate Professor of Counseling (Tenure-Track)
University Alcorn State University
Lorman, MS, United States
Department School of Education & Psychology
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Rehabilitation Counseling/Psychology
    Counseling/Human Services

Job Summary

Alcorn State University has an immediate opening for tenure track position in School Counseling. The individual will teach undergraduate and graduate courses (12 hours per semester); conduct scholarly research and participate in departmental and university services.


Knowledge Skills and Abilities

  • Demonstrated ability to work well with colleagues to foster a collegial environment conducive to team work and students’ high level of learning 
  • Growth-oriented leader, visionary individual who is knowledgeable about the trends in higher education 
  • Demonstrated grantsmanship ability 
  • Demonstrated excellent communication and collaboration skills 
  • Demonstrated ability to interact effectively with stakeholders to obtain results 
  • Demonstrate record of integrity, loyalty, and timely response, expected

Essential Job Functions

  • Actively participate in professional development
  • Teach a twelve (12) hour course load per semester and maintain office hours for addressing students’ needs. 
  • Work with the department chairperson to upgrade courses and curricula, as needed, to ensure that students graduating from the programs are locally, state, and nationally competitive
  • Create and maintain a working environment conducive to excellence in teaching and learning
  • Demonstrate commitment to diversity 
  • Provide essential leadership to develop and enhance instructional program. 
  • Participate in advising students and maintaining accurate files 
  • Maintain databases and complete all reports required by the School of Education and Psychology and University in a timely manner. 
  • Respond appropriately to requests from the administration, the faculty, staff and students.
  • Engage in scholarly research 

OTHER DUTIES: Other related duties as assigned by the Department Chair and/or Dean


An earned doctorate in counselor education and supervision from a CACREP accredited program, ABD will bee considered with anticipated completion date by December 2020. Experience in a clinical setting as a professional clinician working with clients. 
Additional Preferred Qualifications: 
Experience as a clinician. /or Licensed or licensure eligible in the state of Mississippi as a school counselor.

Please reference in your cover letter when
applying for or inquiring about this job announcement.

Contact Information

Please see the job description for contact details
pertaining to this university job announcement.


Refer this job to a friend or colleague!

New Search | Previous

RSS for the latest higher education jobs
Atom for the latest higher education jobs
Need a Sabbatical Home?