Lecturer

University of North Texas at Dallas

United States

February 15, 2022

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UNT System Overview

Welcome to the University of North Texas System, or UNT World as we like to call ourselves. UNT World includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. We are growing with the DFW region, enrolling a record 47,000+ students across our system and awarding nearly 12,000 degrees each year.

Posting Title Lecturer Department DAL-Counseling & Human Services-518100 College/School Counseling and Human Services Job Location Full Time/Part Time Salary Information Salary commensurate with experience Department Summary

Department Summary The Counseling Program at UNT Dallas prepares a multi-culturally competent counselor and a change agent who promotes wellness in children, adults, families, schools, and communities locally and worldwide. The Program offers two CACREP accredited master's programs: school counseling and mental health counseling. Mentored by dedicated faculty with extensive experience as licensed practitioners and in research, our students undergo an authentic experiential and evidence-based training. Graduates of the UNTD Counseling program are dedicated leaders and advocates for diversity in the communities they serve.

The University of North Texas at Dallas invites applications for the position of Lecturer in the Counseling Program in Fall 2021. UNT Dallas –the first public institution of higher education in the city –offers faculty the unique opportunity to help shape the character of a 21st century, learner-focused, comprehensive urban university.

Position Summary This Lecturer position is a renewable,9-month, non-tenure-track appointment with expectations of a four-course teaching load each semester. The initial one-year appointment begins September 1, 2022. The position includes teaching 12 hours (four courses) per semester.

The ideal candidate will be committed to assisting in the development and growth of the Clinical Mental Health Counseling and School Programs. Strong candidates will have experience teaching, providing clinical supervision in community mental health and school settings. Candidates should demonstrate strong promise in recruitment and retention and show extensive experience in community outreach and professional and university service. Participating in building a strong student organization, securing internship placements with various counseling and behavioral health organizations and schools, and establishing quality relationships with clinic directors, program coordinators, and other clinical professionals. Preference goes to candidates who provide evidence of leadership in program development, enrollment growth, and excellence in clinical supervision and teaching.

Responsibilities Include:

· Teaching a broad range of counseling courses, both web-based and face to face. Courses taught may include, but are not limited to: Advanced Counseling, Practicum, Internship, Beginning Counseling Skills, Professional Orientation, and Ethics.

· Supervising clinical experiences of community and school counselors in both practicum and internship, post-graduate tracking and maintenance.

· Advising students in a Master's level CACREP program.

· Managing aspects of curriculum development/assessment of program learning outcomes and providing administrative support for departmental and institutional projects.

· Participating in curriculum development and program enhancement to achieve the mission, goals and expected programs outcomes, while aligning with national accrediting standards.

· Working with culturally diverse populations.

· Engagement in community and university partnerships.

· Conduction research and publishing in journals related to the discipline

· Serve on cross-functional committees, assisting with strategic planning initiatives, maintaining key liaison relationships, and assisting with programs and events.

Position Summary Minimum Qualifications

Earned doctorate/terminal degree in the teaching discipline or a related discipline.

Preferred Qualifications

The preferred candidate will possess the following additional qualifications:

· Demonstrated clinical competence in counseling supervision

· Professional school counseling experience

· Familiarity with CACREP accreditation process

· Evidence of the leadership necessary to propel the program forward, including demonstrated outreach, recruitment, and services activities

· Experience with collaborative grant development

· Counseling skills; knowledge of statistics, diversity, and addiction

· Clinical experience as clinic director or practitioner, or supervisor of an agency, non-profit organization, or hospital.

Required License / Registration / Certification Physical Requirements Area of Specialty Security Sensitive This is a security sensitive position. EEO Statement

The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

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