The College of Education (COE) at Butler University invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track lecturer in counselor education with an expected start date of August 2023. This is an on-campus, Indianapolis-based position. The successful candidate will have the following qualities:
Experience and expertise in the practice and teaching of mental health counseling.
Demonstrated commitment to interrupting and eliminating inequitable outcomes, removing barriers, and creating inclusive conditions for individuals and communities regardless of any predictive identities.
Alignment with the COE Shared Commitments.
Ability to support learners from a variety of backgrounds with strong, student-centered, inclusive instructional methods in a fully online format.
Minimum requirements: Master’s degree in clinical mental health counseling or a closely related field by contract start date; experience and excellence in the practice of mental health counseling; experience and excellence in providing instruction and supervision to graduate students in counseling; evidence of sustained commitment and action towards diversity, equity, and inclusion in educational settings; and experience working with students and clients from a variety of cultural and linguistic backgrounds.
Preferred requirements: Doctoral degree in counselor education and supervision from a CACREP accredited program; experience and excellence in school counseling; knowledge and skill related to teaching and learning in a fully online format; and expertise and interest in developing new courses related to addictions, neuro-counseling, and psychopharmacology. We are particularly interested in applicants from identity groups currently underrepresented in the field of counseling.
Expectations: Teach 12-credit hours of courses each semester across the fully online MS in Mental Health Counseling and MS in School Counseling programs; in partnership with our online program management provider, create and/or adapt courses for online delivery; participate in service to the COE and University, including as an academic advisor to graduate students in counseling.
To apply, candidates must submit:
A letter of application outlining qualifications and interest in the position
Names and contact information of two professional references who can speak to the candidate’s excellence as a teacher and counselor
Materials should be submitted to Dr. Nick Abel, College of Education, Butler University, 4600 Sunset Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46208 or via e-mail to email@example.com. Screening of applicants will begin September 26, 2022 and continue until the position is filled. For more information about the College of Education, please visit the COE website at https://www.butler.edu/coe.
Butler University is a comprehensive liberal arts institution in a residential area of Indianapolis. Current enrollment is approximately 5,000 undergraduate and 1,000 graduate students. Butler University is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive and equitable environment for all employees. We welcome applications from all individuals, regardless of age, gender, gender identity, sex, race, religion, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, or any other legally protected category.
Butler University is committed to enhancing the diversity of the student body and our faculty and staff. In addition hiring decisions are made on the basis of an individual's qualifications, past experience, overall performance, and other employment-related criteria. Butler University provides equal opportunities for employment and advancement for all individuals, regardless of age, gender, gender identity, sex, race, religion, color, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, or any other legally protected category.