• Visiting Assistant Professor, School Counseling

    Job Location(s) US-NY-Old Westbury
    Posted Date 2 months ago(10/24/2018 11:23 AM)
    Job ID
    Academic Affairs
    # of Openings
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
    School of Interdisciplinary Studies and Education
  • Overview

    NYIT (New York Institute of Technology) offers 90 degree programs, including undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees, in more than 50 fields of study, including architecture and design; arts and sciences; education; engineering and computing sciences; health professions; management; and osteopathic medicine. A non-profit independent, private institution of higher education, NYIT has 9,000 students at campuses in New York City (Manhattan) and Long Island (Old Westbury) in New York; Jonesboro, Arkansas; Vancouver, British Columbia; and in various programs around the world. NYIT sponsors 13 NCAA Division II programs.


    NYIT is guided by its mission to provide career-oriented professional education, offer access to opportunity to all qualified students, and support research and scholarship that benefit the larger world. More than 100,000 graduates have received degrees from NYIT. For more information, visit nyit.edu.



    Responsibilities: Course assignments may include: foundations/theory of counseling, human development, career counseling, research, consultation, and participate on school and university committees. Faculty responsibilities include teaching, research, advising, curriculum development, and professional service. An emphasis is on preparing broadly skilled reflective practitioners and socially conscious leaders for school counseling careers in K-12 settings. This position will serve both the Manhattan and Old Westbury campuses as all school counseling faculty teach at both locations.  Course load: 4 courses spring 2019 and 3 courses summer 2019.


    NYIT’s School of Interdisciplinary Studies and Education invites nominations and applications for a visiting professor in School Counseling to join our CACREP accredited program.


    The NYIT School Counseling Program prepares school counseling candidates to be educational leaders, social justice advocates, and system change agents with an emphasis on working in urban and suburban diverse settings. Coursework is designed especially for school counselor preparation and the faculty is committed to pedagogical innovation, strong partnerships with NYC and suburban school counselors, working with underserved and underrepresented Pre-k through 12 student populations, and educational equity.


    Required qualifications for the position include:

    • Doctorate conferred by August 1, 2019, in counselor education
    • The demonstration of a clear vision for scholarship
    • An understanding of and commitment to the principles of social justice and educational equity
    • Doctorate degree from a CACREP accredited institution in counselor education

    Preferred Qualifications: an earned doctorate in Counselor Education from a CACREP accredited institution, evidence of a developing research and publication record, ability to work with diverse student populations, a strong commitment to good teaching, experience as school counselor, a collaborative collegial disposition, interest in working with school/agency partners, familiarity with Transformed School Counseling, the ASCA National Model, and CACREP 2016 standards, and experience with instructional technology (Internet, instructional software, Blackboard, or other courseware).


    Other preferred qualifications include:

    • Successful prior experience as a school counselor or supervisor of school counseling
    • An active research agenda with evidence of scholarly productivity and publications
    • Strong teaching and research skills

    NYIT’s School of Interdisciplinary Studies and Education (SISE) provides professional preparation for teachers, school counselors, educational leaders, and leaders/practitioners in instructional technology in education and corporate settings.


    NYIT provides a competitive salary and benefits package. January 2019 start date. There is the potential that this position will continue through the 2019-2020 academic year. Please include in your application a cover letter your curriculum vitae, 3 references, a statement of your teaching philosophy and a description of your research agenda.


    NYIT is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.





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