Arkansas State University Assistant Professor 12 Mo in Jonesboro, Arkansas

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Assistant Professor 12 Mo

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Proposed Salary Range

Commensurate with Experience

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Type of Employment:


Employment Status:

Full time (29-40 Hrs)



Position Summary:

Faculty members deliver instruction, conduct research, perform service for their respective professions and community, and participate in the management of the University through shared governance. Each member of the faculty has the duty to deliver instruction and maintain a learning environment consistent with the highest standards of the profession. The faculty has a responsibility to set degree requirements, assess when they are met, and establish and maintain curricula that meet professional standards and fulfill the educational goals of the University.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • The Department of Psychology and Counseling is located in the College of Education (NCATE accredited). The Department offers an undergraduate degree program in psychology (BS) as well as graduate programs in rehabilitation counseling (MRC), school counseling (MSE), and an EdS degree in Psychology and Counseling with tracks in school psychology and mental health counseling.

  • The Department seeks a highly qualified Assistant Professor/Program Coordinator for the online school counseling program. The successful candidate will have interests consistent with the programs offered by the department as well as demonstrated potential in online teaching, research, and service and have the ability to work with students and faculty of diverse backgrounds. Applicants should have a Ph.D. or Ed.D. in School Counseling.

  • Responsibilities include: The program coordinator will be responsible for overseeing the development and maintenance of the online school counseling program. Additional assignments include teaching graduate level courses and practicum and internship supervision. Duties may also include student advisement and mentoring, maintaining an active research program, and service to the program, department, college, and university.


Knowledge, skills, and abilities required or applicable to the position responsibilities and area of specialization, including special abilities.

General Days/Hours:

Monday - Friday

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Additional hours as requested and/or needed

Twelve (12) credit hours of teaching will be required including 6 hours fall; 3 hours spring; 3 hours summer.


Review of Applications: Screening of applications will begin after the closing date and will continue until the position is filled. Under the provisions of Arkansas’ Freedom of Information Act, applications are subject to public inspection.

Anticipated Starting Date: August 2018

Contact Information:

Dr. Sharon Davis, Chair of the Assistant Professor in School Counseling Search and Screen Committee

Arkansas State University, Post Office Box 1560, State University, AR 72467-1560

Minimum Qualifications:

An earned Doctorate or Equivalent Terminal Degree appropriate for the discipline and professional experience appropriate to the discipline is required. ABD will be considered

Required Documentation: All applications must be completed online. Please visit for details and to apply. Applicants should upload a letter of interest; curriculum vita; list of five references including their names, address, phone numbers, and email addresses; statement of teaching philosophy and research program; and unofficial copies of all transcripts. Other supplemental materials that show evidence of potential for research and/or teaching proficiency may also be uploaded to the jobs site. Please request three references to upload letters of recommendations to the online site.

For additional information, please contact, Dr. Sharon Davis, Chair of the Assistant Professor in School Counseling Search and Screen Committee, Department of Psychology and Counseling, Post Office Box 1560, State University, AR 72467-1560.