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Two (2) Clinical Assistant Professors in Department of Counseling and Psychological Services

Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA

The Department of Counseling and Psychological Services (CPS) at Georgia State University is searching for two full-time Clinical Assistant Professors to begin Fall 2020. CPS is a collaborative and interdisciplinary department that trains counselors, counselor educators, counseling psychologists, and school psychologists at the master’s, educational specialist, and doctoral levels. Our programs are CACREP, APA, or NASP accredited. Faculty provide exceptional education and training to all our students, and affirm professional identities across our multiple programs. 

Qualifications:  Individuals chosen for these two positions must meet the following minimum criteria:

  • An earned doctoral degree (by August 1, 2020) from a CACREP-accredited Counselor Education program.
  • Be license-eligible (LPC) in Georgia by start date. 
  • Eligibility for certification as an Approved Counseling Supervisor (ACS) and/or Certified Professional Counseling Supervisor (CPCS) in Georgia. 
  • Have experience in (or show potential for) teaching core CACREP and specialized courses in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling, School Counseling, and Clinical Rehabilitation masters programs. Show a willingness to teach, supervise, and mentor Counselor Education and Practice doctoral students.
  • Have clinical and supervision experience in one or more of the following: Clinical Rehabilitation Counseling, Clinical Mental Health Counseling, School Counseling, or Counselor Education.
  • One of the two positions will require that the applicant either be a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC) or demonstrate CRC-eligibility prior to start date.

These two positions are open to candidates with a range of clinical and teaching interests that are aligned with the field of Counseling. Some preference will be given to applicants with expertise in the following areas:

·     Children/adolescents 

·     Family systems

·     Culturally diverse persons living with mental illness (i.e., abnormal psychology)

·     Trauma and Trauma-informed care

Responsibilities: Major areas of responsibility for these individuals include teaching, clinical supervision, and service to the Department of Counseling and Psychological Services, College of Education and Human Development, and to Georgia State University. These individuals will be expected to teach courses, and train students across all four CACREP accredited programs. Lastly, individuals selected for these positions will be expected to serve either as the Clinical Coordinator for the Clinical Mental Health Counseling program or coordinate the basic counseling skills training program for the CPS department.  

Clinical faculty members within the CPS Department are highly valued, significantly contribute to the teaching and training within our CACREP accredited programs, and serve in important leadership roles within our department. Opportunities for promotion are available for full-time clinical faculty members.  Additional responsibilities may include participating in curriculum assessment and development; supporting students to develop identities as ‘scholar-practitioners’; contributing to program administration, teaching, advising and mentoring masters and PhD students; and providing service to community and professional organizations

GSU is ranked as the #2 most innovative institutions in the country, ranked #25 for social mobility, and ranked #10 in campus ethnic diversity. To this end, GSU and the CPS department value diversity. Candidates from underrepresented groups (e.g., racial and ethnic minority individuals, women and gender minority people, sexual minority individuals, and persons with disabilities) are especially encouraged to apply. Atlanta is an exceptionally diverse and vibrant metropolitan area that provides numerous opportunities for cultural events. 

Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching, an unofficial or official transcript of highest degree earned, and the names of three professional references to Lydia Ewonus either via email (lewonus@gsu.edu) or mail to Lydia Ewonus, Counseling and Psychological Services, P.O. Box 3980, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia 30302-3980. 

Preference will be given to applications and supporting documents received by October 18, 2019, but the position will remain open until a suitable candidate is selected. Please be advised that should you be recommended for a position, the University System of Georgia Board of Regents policy requires the completion of a background check as a prior condition of employment.


Benoit Vocational Services, LLC is seeking experienced Vocational Rehabilitation Counselors interested in becoming Vocational Experts for the Social Security Administration. This is a contract position, and there is a minimum requirement of 2 days per week. More days may be available. Training for this line of work is provided at no cost; however, requires a time commitment to acquire the necessary skills. 

In order to qualify, you MUST possess a Master’s Degree in Rehabilitation Counseling or Counseling.

Other requirements:

  • Current CRC
  • Experience with workers’ compensation, and/or experience working with adults with disabilities
  • Experience with Job Placement and Vocational Testing
  • Land line with a quiet work environment (hearings will be conducted from your home/office phone) 
  • Able to pass a background check conducted by the SSA
  • Reside in Ohio, Michigan, or Indiana (this is a federal program; however, in-person training is mandatory) 

Interested candidates may email their Resume’/CV to Roxanne Benoit directly. If you are qualified, you will be contacted by phone or email.

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Roxanne Benoit
Ohio Resident
email: Roxannebenoitlamb@outlook.com
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Click here to download The University of Alabama Assistant Professor of Counselor Education, Rehabilitation Counseling


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Click here to download the UNT Chair Position Announcement

Chair of the Department of Rehabilitation and Health Services (RHS)

Position Description: This position is for the Chair of the Department of Rehabilitation and Health Services (RHS). The Chair will provide leadership for a large, interdisciplinary academic department, including nationally and highly ranked degree programs. RHS offers a Ph.D. in Health Services Research, two Master’s degrees (Rehabilitation Counseling and Health Services Administration), two Bachelor’s degrees (Public Health and Rehabilitation Studies), and several minors and certificates. The Department also operates several clinics and community programs. In addition to being an innovative, student-centered leader, the ideal candidate will need a proven track record in supporting and mentoring interdisciplinary research initiatives and facilitating community-focused programming.

The University of North Texas (UNT) is a Tier One student-focused public research university, and the flagship of the UNT system, with approximately 38,000 students. UNT is located in Denton, a community of over 130,000 people within the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex, a thriving metropolitan area offering entertainment, culture, shopping, and professional sports.

The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

Minimum Qualifications: A doctoral degree in Health Services Research, Rehabilitation Counseling, Public Health, Economics, Sociology, or a related area is required along with a demonstrated and continuing record of research excellence (including obtaining external funding) and teaching excellence, as well as a strong background in academic administration or program management.

Preferred Qualifications: Preference will be given to candidates who have a record that meets the Department’s requirements for a Full Professor with tenure. Experience with program accreditation, as well as entrepreneurial program development, is also a plus.

Review of applications begins: November 15th and will continue until the position is closed.

Quick link to posting:  facultyjobs.unt.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=53372  

For additional information please contact:

  • Denise Catalano, Ph.D., CRC
  • Associate Professor
  • Phone: (940) 891-6893
  • E-mail: Denise.Catalano@unt.edu

Date of posting: 10/5/2018


Click here to download: Presentation in PDF

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Rehabilitation Research and Training Center (RRTC) on Research and Capacity Building for Minority Entities

Select Research and Innovation Projects and Key Findings: Future Research and Capacity Building Directions for Consideration

Presenters: Corey L. Moore, Edward O. Manyibe, & Andre Washington National Association on Multicultural Rehabilitation Concerns (NAMRC) Conference July 14, 2018
Las Vegas Nevada

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