Assistant Professor or Associate Professor

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Position type: Full-Time 9-Month
Department: 313204 - Meridian Division of Education
Location: Meridian Campus - Meridian, MS
Categories: Faculty
Position Open Date:

Area of Specialization:

Counselor Education

Anticipated Appointment Date:

August 16, 2018

Tenure Track Status:

Tenure Track

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Primary responsibilities will include undergraduate and graduate teaching and advisement; supervision of practicum and internship; conducting research; and providing service and outreach. This program is CACREP accredited and faculty work closely with area schools, community colleges and clinical settings. Students in the program obtain a Master of Science degree with a concentration in Clinical Mental Health, School Counseling, Rehabilitation Counseling or a Specialist degree in Education with a Counseling concentration.

Minimum Qualifications:

Doctorate in Counselor Education with an emphasis in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and/or School Counseling or a closely related field; demonstration of excellence in teaching, research and/or service (Associate Professor) or demonstration of potential for excellence in these areas (Assistant Professor). ABD's will be considered if the degree will be completed by August 15, 2018. Level of appointment is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

ABDs or degree pending considered (all but DISS):


Preferred Qualifications:

Doctoral degree from a CACREP accredited program; eligibility for LPC licensure and/or licensure as a School Counselor in Mississippi and experience as a Clinical Mental Health Counselor and/or School Counselor.

Instructions for Applying:

All applicants must apply online at and attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, transcripts, teaching evaluations (if applicable), and the complete contact information for at least five references. Inquires should be directed to the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Darren Wozny at 601-484-0172 or by email at

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

MSU is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, ethnicity, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, disability status, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We always welcome nominations and applications from women, members of any minority group, and others who share our passion for building a diverse community that reflects the diversity in our student population.

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