The George Washington University is the largest university in the Nation's Capital and is located in the heart of Washington DC. Located just four blocks from the White House, GWU is at the center of U.S. government, policy and law. This location provides an unparalleled opportunity to study, teach and learn among leaders and practitioners in every discipline, taking part in work that shapes the local DC community, the nation, and the world.
The Department of Counseling and Human Development (CHD) is one of five departments in The Graduate School of Education and Human Development and currently houses 11 full-time faculty. The department offers master's degrees in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Rehabilitation Counseling, and School Counseling. The CHD also houses a Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision. All programs are CACREP accredited. The department is housed at the Foggy Bottom campus in Washington, and also provides programs at the graduate education center in Alexandria (School Counseling), and online (Rehabilitation Counseling) in addition to its on campus programs. Current CHD faculty research agendas focus on trauma and its co-morbidities, forensic rehabilitation and rehabilitation counseling, the transition to high school, ethics in counselor education, employment processes for individuals living with chronic illness, health disparities in at risk populations, Asian immigrant experiences and violence; and child and adolescent development.
We invite applications for a full-time, tenure accruing nine-month faculty position in counseling and human development at the assistant/associate level. The successful candidate will be able to bridge the disciplines of counseling and human development in school settings and scholarly focus is open.
Minimum Qualifications: All applicants should have: (1) An earned doctorate in Counselor Education from a CACREP accredited program by date of appointment OR an earned doctorate in a related discipline with at least one full time year as a counselor educator in CACREP programs prior to 2013. (2) Demonstrate excellence in effective supervision of master's and doctoral level students as evidenced by peer or student evaluation;. (3) Exhibit promise of excellence in scholarship and teaching or have a demonstrated record of sustained excellence in teaching and scholarly achievement. (4) Demonstrated record of sustained excellence in research, teaching and scholarly achievement. (5) Licensed, or license eligible, for LPC in the District of Columbia or Virginia.
Special Instructions to Applicants::
Please complete the online faculty application and upload the following:
1.Cover Letter 2.Curriculum Vitae 3.Research and Teaching Statements 4.Names and Contact Information for at least 3 references 5.Evidence of teaching effectiveness via course evaluations or summaries
Application review will begin December 4, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered. Rank will be commensurate with experience.
Inquiries should be directed to Dr. Rebecca Dedmond, Associate Professor of Counseling, Search Committee Chair at email@example.com
GW is the largest institution of higher education in the District of Columbia. The university has more than 20,000 students from all 50 states, the District and more than 130 countries studying a rich range of disciplines: from forensic science and creative writing to international affairs and computer engineering, as well as medicine, public health, the law and public policy.