Position Number 121130
Working Title Associate Professor - Counseling & Psychology
Job Title Associate Professor
Job Type Full-Time
Department Counseling and Psychology
Teach graduate courses, conduct research, supervise dissertations, and serve
Tennessee Tech provides impact through its engaged students, dedicated
faculty, and career-ready graduates known for their creativity, tenacity, and
analytical approach to problem solving. As a STEM-infused, comprehensive
institution, Tennessee Tech delivers enduring education, impactful research,
and collaborative service that creates, advances, and applies knowledge to
expand opportunity and economic competitiveness.
Tennessee Tech is committed to a diverse workforce by fostering an inclusive
work environment for students, faculty, and staff. Successful candidates
should have a demonstrated commitment and contribution to fostering and
advancing equity, diversity and inclusion. Tennessee Tech is an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Teach graduate courses in counseling and supervision, and supervise
dissertations; engage in an active scholarly research agenda; service on
University and Departmental committees; and service to community and
professional organizations. Ability to teach online and other alternate
Ph.D. in Counselor Education from a CACREP accredited program. Must
demonstrate a personal and professional commitment to diversity and
collegiality. University teaching experience at the graduate level, and
experience supervising dissertation research/collaborating with doctoral
students publishing counseling research. Ability to teach online required.
Potential to develop and conduct externally funded research in counseling or
related areas. Experience commensurate with the rank of appointment.
Licensed in Tennessee as a Licensed Professional Counselor preferred. Research
experience in topics relevant to rural settings such as addiction, program
evaluation, multicultural counseling, etc. Strong expertise in statistical
methods used in counseling research.
Salary Commensurate with education and experience. Full-time, nine-month
tenure-track position to begin August 1, 2022.
Tennessee Tech offers a competitive benefits package. Benefits include the
accumulation of one (1) sick leave day per month and thirteen (13)
University holidays. Other benefits include medical and life insurance
(shared cost with the university), retirement, optional 401k, and
educational benefits. Deferred income and benefits over 12 months.
Posting Date 09/14/2021
Screening Date 11/13/2021
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants are required to electronically upload a letter of interest that
addresses the required qualifications and duties, a resume (with pertinent
experience), copies of graduate transcripts (all official transcripts will
be required upon hire), and complete contact information for four
professional references that will be contacted to provide a reference letter
at the time of application. Submission of materials is the applicant's
responsibility. Applications without all required materials are incomplete and
will not be considered.
Statement of Interest
Other Documents 2
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Do you currently have or will you obtain a Ph.D. in Counselor Education from a CACREP accredited program by the start date?
Do you have university teaching experience at the graduate level and experience supervising dissertation research/collaborating with doctoral students publishing counseling research?
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