WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY’s Department of Counseling is seeking applications for one tenure-track position in counseling at the assistant professor level beginning July 1, 2020. We seek highly qualified candidates who have a commitment to excellence in both teaching and research. The department has a graduate program that offers a CACREP accredited M.A. in counseling, as well as an M.A. in human services. The counseling program is online and on ground. The department also offers an undergraduate minor in health and human services. The position will involve teaching, supervision, research, program support, service, and advising. Specific responsibilities include teaching online and on ground courses to undergraduate students and master’s level counseling students. It also includes maintaining an active research agenda, advising undergraduate and graduate students, and providing service and leadership to the department, university, and counseling profession.
Earned doctorate in counselor education from a CACREP accredited program
Strong record of, or evidence demonstrating potential for, scholarly productivity
Licensed or license-eligible to practice professional counseling in North Carolina
Evidence of effectiveness in teaching and clinical supervision
Experience working with and teaching diverse students.
Experience in teaching and developing online and on ground courses.
Addictions counseling experience and credentials
Experience in teaching undergraduate and/or master’s level courses in substance abuse or addictions
Experience with program development and coordination.
Wake Forest University welcomes and encourages diversity and inclusivity, and seeks applicants with demonstrated success in working with diverse populations. Wake Forest University is an AA/EO employer and values an inclusive and diverse learning community and campus climate.
Wake Forest University is a private, coeducational institution dedicated to academic excellence in liberal arts, graduate and professional education. Founded in 1834, the University is ranked among the top 30 national universities, and ranked 11th in teaching among national universities. With 5,100 undergraduates and 3,000 graduate and professional students, the student-faculty ratio is 11:1. Wake Forest is a collegiate university offering a vibrant intellectual community with a rich cultural life, an impressive array of facilities and an active athletics community. The University has a deep institutional commitment to public service and engagement with the world, as indicated by the motto “pro humanitate.” For quick facts about the University, go to http://www.wfu.edu/visitors/quickfacts.html.
Wake Forest is located in Winston-Salem, North Carolina – part of the beautiful Piedmont Triad metropolitan region which has a population of more than 1.5 million and is listed among the top 35 best places to live in North America by Cities Ranked and Rated. Known as the state’s “City of the Arts,” Winston-Salem offers a vast array of arts experiences ranging from music venues to galleries to theatre and film festivals. The city is also ranked among the top 50 US cities for affordability on national surveys.
A complete application will include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research statement, graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation. Review of applications will begin by November 15, 2019. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but to guarantee full consideration they should be received by November 22, 2019. Applicants should apply on-line by visiting https://hr.wfu.edu/careers/. If access to the internet is an issue, a hard copy can be sent to Dr. Nathaniel Ivers, Wake Forest University, Department of Counseling, P.O. Box 7406, Winston-Salem, NC 27109.