Assistant Professor of Counseling-School Counseling Program
Responsibilities: Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, teaching across multiple areas, with a focus school counseling. Prospective candidates should also have a history of publications and interest in research; active scholarship and grantsmanship/fund raising; and expectations of contributing to the program, department, university, and surrounding community. An interest in curriculum instruction and program development; student advisement; assisting with field practica, and collaboration with colleagues is also highly desired. Instructional responsibilities may include teaching graduate courses such as Mental Health with Children and Adolescents, Seminar in School Counseling, Appraisal, Assessment, & Evaluation, and Family Counseling. A strong commitment to understanding diversity and cultural proficiency in the field is a plus. The Candidate must be willing to work evenings and some weekends.
Qualifications: The ideal candidate must have a Ph.D. or an Ed.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision, or a related area. At least 4 years (part or full time) experience in school/educational settings (K-12) and/or higher education. Willingness to be flexible in teaching schedule (e.g., evenings, weekends, etc.). Occasional availability for Saturday activities, such as proctoring Comprehensive Examinations; Graduate Student Open Houses; New Student Orientations; In-services; and Special Events. Occasional availability for field visits for Practicum or Internship supervision. Preferably certified as a school counselor and licensed eligible in Maryland. Minimum of three (3) professional references, preferably from supervisors, documenting scholarship, program development, student advisement and collaboration with colleagues. A history of research and related publications in refereed journals and/or periodicals.
Conditions of Employment: Please be advised, COVID-19 vaccinations are encouraged but not required for faculty and staff to be employed at Bowie State University. This protocol is subject to change.
BSU offers a generous benefits package, which includes vacation days, holidays, and sick days; comprehensive health insurance and tuition remission.
APPLICATION: Interested and qualified applicants should go to https://bowiestate.peopleadmin.com/ to apply online. Paper application submissions will not be considered.
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