St Edwards University
  • MACX - Master of Counseling
  • Austin, TX, USA
  • Full Time

Visiting Professor of Counseling

St. Edward's University invites applications for appointment as a full time, Visiting Professor of Counseling to begin January 2021. This position is slated to be converted to a tenure track, Assistant Professor upon the approval of a doctoral program in counselor education and supervision which is anticipated to occur in 2021. There is no maximum number of years an individual can serve as a Visiting Professor at St. Edward's University.


Responsibilities include teaching, scholarship, and service commensurate with Visiting Professor rank. Full-time faculty are expected to teach a full load (4/4) in fall and spring; summer work may be available. Supervision of internship, academic advising, service on university committees, scholarly production, and other responsibilities expected of contracted faculty.

For consideration, an Earned doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision. University teaching and supervision experience in counseling with excellent references required. Candidates with a strong commitment to enhancing diversity in academia, fostering the university's global initiative, and supporting strategic priorities must be reflected in application materials. Successful completion of an employment and/or criminal history background check is required.


Candidates should have taught coursework and supervised students. Preference will be given to candidates who have a doctoral degree from a CACREP accredited program. Candidates with the demonstrated ability to serve as practicum and internship coordinator will be highly considered. The ability to manage or contribute to the SEU community counseling clinic is also preferred. The ability to contribute to the MCFC program is preferred as well.

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The University offers an excellent TOTAL REWARDS package!

United Healthcare Medical & Rx Coverage (HSA & FSA Available)

Sun Life Financial Dental Plan

Sun Life Financial Vision Plan

Short Term Disability (STD) Insurance

Long Term Disability (LTD) Insurance

Life & Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Pet Insurance

Annual Leave & Paid Sick Leave

Retirement Plan (TIAA) Employee 5%/Employer Match 7%

Tuition Benefits

Paid Holidays

Services & Discounts


Interested applicants should submit an online application at; Please include a resume, cover letter, and three employment references. No Calls Please. Applications will not be considered if it is missing any of these three items.

In your cover letter, please describe your lived experiences that prepare you to contribute to diversity and inclusion at St. Edward's University.


St. Edward's University, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.


Founded in 1885 by the Congregation of Holy Cross, St. Edward's University is a private, Catholic liberal arts institution of more than 4,000 diverse students located in Austin, Texas. St. Edward's emphasizes critical thinking and ethical practices, as well as small classes, personalized learning, and exciting internship opportunities. The community atmosphere extends to the approximately 800 faculty and staff who work together to make the university a welcoming yet challenging environment for students. An overview of St. Edward's University employee benefits is available at;



We are not offering sponsorship at this time.

Background Checks:

A criminal history background check is required for finalist(s) under consideration for this position.

Reference #: J202031

Posted: 10/12/20

Available: Immediately

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