Assistant Professor of Counseling
University of Redlands
School of Education

The University of Redlands Department of Counseling and Human Services seeks applications for a tenure-track assistant professor. The successful applicant will teach courses in our Master of Arts in School and College Counseling, as well as the Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling program and supervise practicum and field placement experiences.  All School of Education faculty also have teaching or advisement responsibilities in our Doctorate in Leadership for Educational Justice.

Required Qualifications:

  • Earned doctorate in counseling or a closely related field
  • Demonstrated success working with diverse populations
  • Competence in clinical supervision attained through formal coursework
  • Strong professional commitment to the preparation of professional school counselors and clinical mental health counselors
  • Commitment to the use of educational technology
  • Demonstrated effective interpersonal skills
  • Evidence of commitment to an active research agenda

Desirable Qualifications:

  • Graduation from a CACREP-accredited doctoral program
  • Eligibility for credentialing as a school counselor in the state of California
  • Successful teaching experience at the graduate level
  • Involvement in state, regional, or national counseling associations

The University of Redlands, a private non-denominational liberal arts university, is one of the leading private liberal arts universities for the South West region. The School of Education prepares counselors and educators who are committed to social justice and who are prepared for effective practice in increasingly complex educational and clinical contexts.  

Our Counseling programs offer master’s degrees in school counseling and in clinical mental health counseling as well as a Pupil Personnel Services credential. A master’s degree in human services is under development. Our counseling faculty include experienced practitioners and nationally prominent scholars with leadership experience in both counseling and psychology training.

We seek a colleague who both demonstrates and will foster in students a pluralistic notion of values and who challenges assumptions and stereotypes. The University of Redlands is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access Employer and actively encourages applications from minority and other members of underrepresented groups. The University of Redlands does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, age, marital status, or sexual orientation in its programs and activities.

This 9-month, full-time position begins September 2017.

TO APPLY:   Send (a) a curriculum vita; (b) an unofficial transcript; (c) a cover letter that responds to the position criteria and also provides a brief statement of teaching philosophy, list of courses/subjects you have the expertise to teach, experiences with diverse populations, and demonstrated commitment to social and diversity inclusion; and (d) three letters of recommendation. You may also provide evidence of successful teaching if available. Digital application materials should be sent to the search coordinator, Heather Lambeth, at Please indicate specific position you are applying for in your email. Mailed applications should be addressed to Department of Counseling and Human Services Search Committee c/o Heather Lambeth, University of Redlands, 1200 E. Colton Ave, Redlands, CA 92373. The application deadline is December 1, 2016.

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if selected for the interview process and accommodations are needed, please call 909-748-8040.