Counseling Faculty (Clinical Mental Health Focus -- Multiple Positions)

Fairfax, VA, VA
Nov 20, 2018
Mar 26, 2019
Education, Healthcare
Full Time

Job Category : Instructional or Research Faculty

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Salary : Commensurate with education and experience.

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Counseling Faculty (Clinical Mental Health Focus -- Multiple Positions)

The Counseling graduate program in George Mason Universitys College of Education and Human Development seeks to hire faculty in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling field to join this nationally respected academic program. George Mason University, a Research I university with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Masons academic and culturally inclusive environment and are committed to engage with a highly collaborative team of professional colleagues.

We seek one or more senior scholars who qualify for a tenured faculty position at the rank of Associate or Full Professor. In addition, we are searching for faculty who can serve either in a tenure track role or in a clinically oriented, teaching-intensive term (contract) position (rank open). A cluster hire for a compatible team is possible.

Required qualifications for all positions include an earned doctorate and a demonstrated commitment to multicultural counseling, advocacy, and leadership. Applicants for a tenured position should have a productive portfolio of research and scholarship; a track-record of externally funded research; and experience teaching, mentoring and supervising graduate students. All candidates must have a substantial and versatile portfolio of applied experiences in the field of counseling. Preferred qualifications include a graduate degree from a CACREP-accredited academic program and experience with CACREP policies and processes.

The College of Education and Human Development at George Mason University ( is a dynamic academic unit committed to innovation and excellence through its teaching, research, and service activities, which include a wide range of collaborative field-based programs, research initiatives, and outreach partnerships with schools, businesses, and community agencies. Just 16 miles west of Washington, D.C. in Fairfax, Virginia (with some programs located at campuses in Arlington and Prince William), George Mason University is a state-supported institution enrolling over 37,000 students and is located in a region characterized by excellent K-12 schools and community agency facilities, leadership in technology, and significant cultural diversity. The College of Education and Human Development thus provides an ideal site for educational researchers and scholar-practitioners with an applied, collaborative orientation and an interest in preparing counseling professionals for the challenges of the 21st century.

In recent years the College of Education and Human Development has experienced accelerated growth and has emerged as one of the nations top-tier education schools. Consistent with the Colleges core values of collaboration, ethical leadership, innovation, research-based practice, and social justice, preference will be given in each search to candidates who manifest these themes in their teaching, research, and service.

Special Instructions : For full consideration, applicants must apply at; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.

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George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report Up and Coming spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.

Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Masons diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at!

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Equity Statement : George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.

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