Human Services Counseling

Human Services Counseling Position:  The Department of Human Resources of East Central University invites applications for an Instructor or Assistant Professor, tenure-track if eligible, position in Counseling beginning August 2015.

East Central University is a student-centered regional state university located in Ada, Oklahoma. ECU offers thirty-three undergraduate baccalaureate degree programs in arts and letters, business, education, mathematics and sciences, nursing, and the social sciences; and ten master's degrees in education, human resources, and psychology. ECU's 4,400 students come from 28 countries and 25 different states.  About 65% of the 172 faculty hold doctorates. The University is committed to teaching excellence and invites applications from candidates with strong records of teaching, scholarly activity, program development, and professional service. 

Responsibilities:  The successful candidate will: 1) be responsible for delivering quality instruction in graduate and undergraduate courses in one or more of the following areas: counseling, aging, administration, of family studies; 2) supervise interns and practicum; 3) advise students; 4) pursue a focused area of research and scholarship that culminates in publications, professional presentations, and submission of grant proposals;  5) hold active membership in relevant professional associations/organizations; and, 6) serve on committees and participate in official activities at the department, college, and university levels.

Qualifications includeA Doctorate in Counseling, or related field. ABD or Master’s degree will be considered. Applicant must be a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) or eligible to sit for the Oklahoma LPC examination.  Experience with instructional technology (internet, instructional software, Blackboard, Wimba) and the ability to teach in traditional and non-traditional formats and settings (off-campus, weekends, on-line, or ITV) are preferred. A degree from a CACREP program and applied experience in the field of Counseling is strongly preferred.

To apply:  Send letter of application, vita, teaching philosophy, copies of transcripts, names/addresses/telephone numbers of three professional references, and a completed  *Disclosure Statement to Stephanie Moss, Employment Services, East Central University, 1100 E. 14th Street, PMB D-2, Ada, OK 74820 or es@ecok.edu. Application review will begin November 10, 2014 and continue until the position is filled.  AA/EOE