Graduate Counseling Program - Visiting Assistant Professor

St. Lawrence University in New York

Deadline April 15, 2015
Date Posted March 31, 2014
Type Non tenure track
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Full-time

St. Lawrence Universitys Graduate Counseling Program invites applications for a one-year, Visiting Assistant Professor position (academic year 2014-2015).  The successful candidate will share our vision for training highly competent and effective counselors from a liberal arts perspective and a commitment to issues of social justice.  Position begins August 2014

The University seeks excellence through diversity among its administrators, faculty, staff and students and prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, veteran status, or marital status.   Applications by members of all underrepresented groups are encouraged.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Teaching graduate-level courses in Counseling (3 courses each in the fall and spring semesters) including courses such as: relationships between families and schools; counseling theory and practice; psychopathology; group counseling; aging, death and bereavement; and evaluation and appraisal techniques.

Required qualifications:

Applicants must possess a doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision or closely related field and must be licensed or license eligible as a mental health counselor in New York State.

Interested applicants must apply online at uploading all required materials which are defined in the special instructions to applicant section.

In addition, please arrange for three letters of recommendation to be mailed to: Ms. Erin Basford, Education Department, 23 Romoda Drive, St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY 13617 or sent via email to

The deadline for the receipt of completed applications is April 14, 2014.  Applications received after this deadline may be reviewed, but only in the event that the position has not already been filled.

All offers of employment are contingent upon the finalist successfully passing a background (including criminal records) check.

For additional information about St. Lawrence, please visit the Universitys homepage at  SLU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

How To Apply

You can apply for this position online at