Director of Counseling Programs & Associate Professor in Counseling

Director of Counseling Programs/Associate Professor in Counseling (Non-Tenure Track) Trinity Washington University, a comprehensive institution in the nation’s capital, seeks a forward-thinking Director for our CACREP-accredited counseling program within the School of Nursing and Health Professions (NHP) to begin Fall 2024. Trinity offers tracks in School Counseling, School Counseling-Urban Student Track, and Clinical Mental Health Counseling. Reporting to the Dean of the School of Nursing and Health Professions, the successful candidate will direct the Counseling Program and contribute to program growth and development and continued accreditation. The position is in Category B, which is non-tenure track. The successful candidate should have higher education administrative experience, have taught graduate-level counseling courses, and must demonstrate excellent communication and collaborative skills, knowledge of appropriate technology, guiding counseling faculty development, data assessment, and ensure continued CACREP accreditation as CACREP liaison.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Experience as an administrator in higher education (e.g., program director or coordinator)
  2. Experience teaching graduate-level counseling courses
  3. Knowledge of and ability to teach counseling and advanced counseling skills
  4. Data assessment
  5. CACREP accreditation experience
  6. Background in affirming diversity, inclusion, and social justice

Candidates must hold a doctorate in counselor education, by the position start date, from a CACREP-accredited program. Candidates also must be licensed or license-eligible in the MD/DC/VA area as an LPC (Licensed Professional Counselor) and/or school counselor. Candidates with at least 3 years of higher education administrative experience and two years of teaching experience are preferred. This is a 12-month appointment.

Please upload the following materials: (1) A letter of interest, (2) Current curriculum vitae, and (3) The names and contact information for three (3) professional references. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

All qualified candidates please APPLY HERE 

Trinity Washington University is committed to providing equal employment opportunities in the workplace without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, and all other categories governed by the laws of the United States and the District of Columbia. Trinity does not engage in discrimination on the basis of any personal characteristics defined by law as prohibited classifications.