Special Education, Rehabilitation and Counseling/Counseling and Guidance - Open Rank Tenure Track

Special Education, Rehabilitation and Counseling/Counseling and Guidance - Open Rank Tenure Track



Depends on Qualifications


San Bernardino, CA

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Academic Affairs

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Department: Special Education, Rehabilitation and Counseling
Appointment: Open Rank Tenure Track
Effective: September 2018
Area of Specialization: Counseling and Guidance

The Department of Special Education, Rehabilitation and Counseling at California State University, San Bernardino invites applications for a tenure-track, open rank professor position in Counseling and Guidance beginning September 2018.  The Counseling and Guidance program is a master's degree program with options for obtaining the California PPS credential in School Counseling and LPCC licensure in the State of California. We are seeking energetic and innovative applicants.  Bi-lingual applicants and those with multi-cultural experience are strongly encouraged to apply.

California State University, San Bernardino (a Hispanic serving Institution) is located in San Bernardino in the Inland Empire, 60 miles east of Los Angeles.  CSUSB offers programs through the colleges of Arts and Letters, Business and Public Administration, Education, Natural Sciences, Social and Behavioral Sciences and operates a satellite campus in Palm Desert located in Coachella Valley.  CSUSB serves approximately 20,700 students and offers 47 undergraduate, 35 graduate and one doctoral degree as well as 13 programs with national accreditation. 

CSUSB actively encourages qualified applicants to apply who demonstrate a commitment to serving a diverse student population and advancing student success through highly engaged, high impact educational practices.  We are particularly interested in receiving applications from women and members of historically underrepresented groups.     

Typical Activities

Responsibilities include teaching graduate courses in the evenings and on Saturdays, practicum and fieldwork supervision, scholarly activity, curriculum development, and service to the university and community. Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience. The successful candidate will be required to teach a range of courses in clinical counseling and school counseling at both the San Bernardino and Palm Desert Campuses.       

Minimum Qualifications

Qualifications for the position include: a doctoral degree in counseling or a closely related discipline by time of appointment. Doctoral students graduating by August 31, 2018 will be considered; successful experience in higher education teaching; experience in counseling in schools and/or the community; experience in service learning and student fieldwork supervision.

Supplemental Information

Candidates with a California PPS credential and/or an LPCC (or equivalent) license or eligibility for a license to practice counseling in the community will be preferred. Evidence of scholarly activity, publication, and innovation is valued, as is a demonstrated commitment to social justice and diversity issues. 

Applicants are asked to submit contact information and letters of recommendation from 3 individuals qualified to comment, copies of transcripts of all post-secondary degrees (official transcripts will be required prior to appointment). Formal review of applications will begin October 31, 2017 and may continue until the position is filled. 

Also include a Diversity Statement which may include your interpretation of diversity, inclusion, gender equity and must include specific examples of how your educational and/or professional experiences, background/philosophy have prepared you for this role at California State University, San Bernardino (maximum 250 words).  

To find out more about the Department of Special Education, Rehabilitation and Counseling, please visit https://coe.csusb.edu/departments-offices/src.  If you are interested in this opportunity, we invite you to apply at https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/csusb/jobs/1847224/special-education-rehabilitation-and-counseling-counseling-and-guidance-open-r?page=3&pagetype=transferJobs

A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.

The person holding this position is considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.

California State University, San Bernardino is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, or protected veteran status. This position adheres to CSU policies against Sex Discrimination, Sexual Harassment, and Sexual Violence, including Domestic Violence, Dating Violence, and Stalking. This requires completion of Sexual Violence Prevention Training within 6 months of assuming employment and on a two-year basis thereafter. (Executive Order 1096 - Revised July 21, 2017)

This position may be "Designated" under California State University's Conflict of Interest Code. This would require the filing of a Statement of Economic Interest on an annual basis and the completion of training within 6 months of assuming office and every 2 years thereafter. Visit the Human Resources Conflict of Interest webpage link for additional information: