Assistant/Associate Professor of Psychology/Counseling


TITLE: Apply Assistant/Associate Professor of Psychology/Counseling
School of Psychology and Counseling
LOCATION: Longview, Plano
DATE POSTED: 12-06-2018
REPORTS TO: Graduate Program Chair, School of Psychology and Counseling
SCHEDULE: This is an 11-month, full-time tenure-track position.  Some travel may be expected.
POSITION DESCRIPTION:

LeTourneau University seeks an innovative, dynamic, and student-focused instructor to teach graduate courses in the Clinical Mental Health program. The successful candidate will have demonstrated experience in a clinical or counseling setting and will be licensed or license eligible in Texas as a licensed professional counselor, licensed marriage & family therapist, or licensed psychologist. The candidate for this 11-month, full-time tenure-track faculty position would teach courses online, face-to-face, and in a hybrid format. A doctorate (Ph.D. or Psy.D.) from a CACREP-accredited program is required. The candidate must value the integration of Christian faith with learning and with clinical practice. A minimum of three years of experience as a professor and as a practitioner is preferred, and specific expertise with children and adolescents is desired. Additionally, supervisory experience with graduate level students is preferred. The candidate will work closely with the entire psychology and counseling team in recruiting and retention of students. The preferred candidate is clinically and academically oriented to marriage and family counseling. Some travel may be expected to teach courses and attend events at the main campus and university microsites.

QUALIFICATIONS:

*An enthusiastic and contagious Christian faith and a person who is committed to Christian higher education that integrates Christian faith with learning;

*An earned doctorate from a CACREP-accredited institution;

*Proven ability of successful college teaching, including graduate and online students. The candidate must be credentialed to teach courses specific to the graduate Clinical Mental Health program;

*Active license or ability to be licensed as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), or Licensed Psychologist in the State of Texas;

*Proven ability to conduct academic research in the field of Counseling/Psychology;

*Strong oral and written communication skills;

*The ability to interact effectively and professionally with students, colleagues, and administrators.

SALARY: Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and other qualifications. LeTourneau University provides a significant benefit package, which includes medical and life insurance and contribution to a retirement program.
DATE POSITION IS AVAILABLE: July 1, 2019
PROCEDURE FOR APPLICATION OR NOMINATION:
Review of applications will begin immediately in the order received and will continue until the position is filled. In accordance with applicable provisions of federal law, applicants for employment who are in agreement with the educational mission of LeTourneau University and applicants for admission to educational programs or activities are considered without discrimination on the basis of race, age, sex, handicapping condition, national origin or genetic information. Inquiries about this policy should be directed to the Director of Human Resources, (903)233-3259.
Applications are required and are available from http://www.letu.edu/jobs or from the Business Office, LeTourneau University, 2100 Mobberly Avenue, Longview, TX.  Send an electronic copy of a completed application, letter of interest, graduate transcripts and curriculum vitae to:
E-mail address:  GerrieForbis@letu.edu
Dr. Steven D. Mason, Provost
LeTourneau University, P.O. Box 7001
Longview, Texas 75607-7001
Phone (903) 233-3200
ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY:

LeTourneau University is the premier Christian polytechnic university in the nation where educators engage students to nurture Christian virtue, develop competency and ingenuity in their professional fields, integrate faith and work, and serve the local and global community.

LETU is a Christ-centered, interdenominational institute of higher learning offering more than 85 undergraduate and graduate degree programs in arts and sciences, aviation, business & technology, communication, computer science, criminal justice, education, engineering, nursing, psychology & counseling and theology & vocation. LETU's 2,700 students represent nearly all 50 states, more than 30 foreign countries, and around 50 different denominational groups. In addition to residential programs at the main campus in Longview, Texas, students are enrolled in a robust suite of online programs, as well as innovative hybrid programs in the Dallas and Houston areas.

LETU is consistently recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of "America's Best Colleges," and the engineering program is ranked nationally. LeTourneau University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, telephone 404-679-4500, at http://www.sacscoc.org) to award associate, baccalaureate and master's degrees. LeTourneau University's engineering and engineering technology programs are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission and the Technology Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology, 111 Market Place, Suite 1050, Baltimore, MD 21202-4012 - telephone: 410-347-7700. The Carnegie Foundation classifies LeTourneau University as a Master's (Comprehensive) University II.

The 162 acre main campus is located in Longview, Texas, a progressive hub city with an MSA of over 190,000, nestled among the beautiful pine-forested hills and lakes of East Texas. It is approximately 120 miles east of Dallas, Texas and 60 miles west of Shreveport, Louisiana.

See https://www.letu.edu for more information.