The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley is Hiring an Open Rank Clinical Faculty Rehabilitation Services & Counseling CoHP 2024-2025 3 yr Near Edinburg, TX
Job Class Code
Open Rank Clinical Faculty Rehabilitation Services & Counseling CoHP 2024-2025 3 yr
Number of Vacancies
Provost - Academic Affairs
Appointment Period for Non-Tenure Position
Non Tenure Track
Scope of Job
We seek applicants who are dedicated to serving The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley's diverse student body as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the School of Rehabilitation Services & Counseling beginning in the 2024-2025 academic year.
Clinical faculty in the school are expected to teach an average of 4 courses per semester including clinical, field-based supervisions. Additional responsibilities may include managing and supervising student clinical placements, developing new affiliation sites, and maintaining positive relationships with existing clinical sites.
UTRGV faculty will be expected to demonstrate a strong commitment to scholarly work, student success and to advancing the university, college, and school's mission and are committed to UTRGV's strategic plan and core
About UTRGV :
It is UTRGV's Vision " To be one of the nation's leaders in higher education, its premier Hispanic-serving institution, and a highly engaged bilingual university, with exceptional educational, research, and creative opportunities that serve as catalysts for transformation in the Rio Grande Valley and beyond ." As such, UTRGV is committed to building a diverse faculty and staff that can contribute to an enriching learning environment that strives for more equitable outcomes for student success.
UTRGV is a distributed campus, one university spanning four counties and multiple locations. Our purpose is to be a university for the entire Rio Grande Valley and beyond. Over 91% of the students enrolled at UTRGV identify as Hispanic, making UTRGV one of the top 3 universities with the highest percentage of Hispanic students. For additional information, please visit our website .
(1) Master's degree in rehabilitation counseling, addictions counseling, expressive arts therapy, psychology, or a related area from an accredited institution
(2) a minimum of three years post master's professional work experience in the field with at least two years in direct service
(3) post-secondary teaching experience
Discipline Specific Required Qualifications
(1) professional certification or licensure in an area related to the discipline (e.g., CRC , LPC , LCDC )
•(1) clinical and clinical internship supervision experience
License or Certification Required?
Commensurate with Qualifications and Experience.
Desired Start Date
Posting Detail Information
It is the policy of The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley to promote and ensure equal employment opportunities for all individuals without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or protected veteran status. In accordance with the requirements of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, as amended, our University is committed to comply with all government requirements and ensures non-discrimination in its education programs and activities, including employment. We encourage women, minorities and differently abled persons to apply for employment positions of interest.
UTRGV is a distributed institution. As such and as assigned, the position may
require presence at multiple locations throughout the Rio Grande Valley. Work is
performed primarily in a general office environment. This position is security sensitive
and thereby subject to the provisions of the Texas Education Code
•51.215. The retirement plan for this position is Teacher Retirement System of
Texas ( TRS ), subject to the position being at least 20 hours per week and at least
135 days in length. This position has the option to elect the Optional Retirement
Program ( ORP ) instead of TRS , subject to the position being 40 hours per week
and at least 135 days in length.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Dear Applicant, Human Resources will not be held responsible for redacting any confidential information from the documents you attach with your application. The confidential information includes the following: *Date of Birth *Social Security Number *Gender *Ethnicity/Race Please make sure that you omit this information prior to submission. We are advising that Human Resources will be forwarding your application to the department as per your submission. The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley reserves the right to discontinue accepting applications prior to the stated close date of this position, after meeting the posting requirement of three (3) calendar days.
Texas law requires faculty members whose primary language is not English to
demonstrate proficiency in English as determined by a satisfactory paper-based
test score of 500 (computer-based of 173 or internet-based of 61) on the Test of
English as a Foreign Language ( TOEFL ) or a satisfactory test score of 6.0 on the
International English Language Testing System ( IELTS ). Incomplete applications
will not be considered.
Posting Supplemental Questions