Assistant Professor of Clinical Mental Health Counseling

The Psychology Department at Lebanon Valley College is seeking a qualified applicant for a 12-month, tenure-track, open-rank Professor in Clinical Mental Health Counseling.  The position will begin in August of 2022 at a rank commensurate with the candidate’s experience.  Responsibilities include teaching a 3/3 load, supervising interns, participating in departmental and college-wide service, maintaining a scholarly agenda, and advising students.  

Preferred candidates will have a minimum of five years clinical experience as a licensed/certified counselor in community or school settings and have a doctorate in a) Counselor Education from a CACREP-accredited program or b) a field related to Clinical Mental Health Counseling and have been employed as a full-time faculty member in a Counselor Education program for at least one full academic year before July 1, 2013. ABD candidates may be considered with the expectation that the degree will be completed by the start of the Fall 2021 semester. The ideal candidate should demonstrate membership in professional counselor organizations, show evidence of sustained professional service and development activities within counseling, and research experience within clinical mental health counseling.  

As part of a successful interview process, candidates will be expected to provide a demonstration of teaching effectiveness. Inquiries concerning the position can be sent to Dr. Cindy Vejar (CMHC Program Director) at vejar@lvc.edu Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, teaching philosophy statement, summary of teaching evaluations, statement of therapeutic orientation, statement of inclusive excellence (1-2 pages): a diversity, equity, and inclusion statement addressing personal experience with teaching, advising, or service intended to reduce barriers and contribute to the development of an inclusive community, and contact information for three professional references to assistant professor of clinical mental health counseling. Review of materials will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled; preference will be given to applications completed by December 1, 2021. Please visit www.lvc.edu/psychology/ for more information about the department. 

Assistant Professor of English

The Creative Writing Program in the Department of Humanities at Lebanon Valley College invites applications for an Assistant Professor (3-year renewable, non-tenure track) with a specialization in Creative Writing (Poetry or Scriptwriting), to begin Fall 2022. The successful candidate will demonstrate excellence in teaching and the ability to teach a variety of courses in creative writing at the undergraduate level, including within our general education program. The successful candidate will be engaged in helping to sustain and develop a growing creative writing program and to collaborate with other programs within the Humanities. We seek a candidate committed to inclusive teaching strategies and community growth. We are especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. We strongly encourage applications from members of underrepresented communities. The qualified applicant will have a terminal degree in Creative Writing (MFA) and/or English (PhD), publication record, and demonstrated engagement in the writing community. Due to the pandemic, this year we will forgo on-site MLA meetings and conduct interviews by Zoom. 

To be considered for this position, please submit the following application documents by November 1, 2021 to assistant professor of English. Complete applications will include: Cover letter (1-2 pages), CV, statement of teaching philosophy (1 to 2 pages), statement of inclusive excellence (1 page): a diversity, equity, and inclusion statement addressing personal experience with teaching, advising, or service intended to reduce barriers and contribute to the development of an inclusive community, creative writing samples (up to 25 pages made up of any number of individual works), critical writing samples (up to 10 pages/Conference paper), and syllabi and teaching evaluations for at least two recently taught courses. Candidates will provide three letters of recommendation, sent directly from recommenders to Melissa Sherwood, Associate Director of Human Resources, sherwood@lvc.edu. Letters will then be added to the applicant’s file. 

Assistant Professor of Exercise Science (Strength and Conditioning)

The Lebanon Valley College Department of Exercise Science seeks a Strength and Conditioning professional, for the growing exercise science department. The Department is dedicated to building a diverse faculty committed to excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service to support the development and sensitivity of a community of faculty, staff and students that embraces diversity, equity, and inclusion. 

The position is a full-time, nine-month, 3-year renewable position. Primary responsibilities include teaching in the undergraduate exercise science curriculum, maintaining an active research agenda in exercise science, and service engagement to the College and community. Other teaching opportunities may be available in one of the new masters of exercise science degree program, based on experience and expertise.  Qualifications include a doctoral degree in exercise science, kinesiology, or closely related field, teaching experience in an exercise science curriculum, and NSCA-CSCS or NASM-CPT certification. 

Applicants are requested to submit; (1) Statement of Inclusive Excellence- a one-page diversity, equity, and inclusion statement addressing personal experience with teaching, advising, or service intended to reduce barriers and contribute to the development of an inclusive community, (2) a cover letter addressing teaching experience and philosophy, (3) CV (including current email address and phone number), (4) three current letters of recommendation, (5) an unofficial copy of the transcript from institution awarding highest degree, (6) research agenda.  Please submit all materials via assistant professor of exercise science (strength and conditioning) .The position will remain open until filled. 

Please visit www.lvc.edu to view all the new academic programs, initiatives, and building projects happening at LVC. Please visit  https://www.lvc.edu/academics/programs-of-study/exercise-science/ for more information about the department.

Assistant Professor of Exercise Science (Exercise Physiology)

The Lebanon Valley College Department of Exercise Science seeks an assistant professor of exercise science with an exercise physiology focus, for the growing exercise science department. The Department is dedicated to building a diverse faculty committed to excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service to support the development and sensitivity of a community of faculty, staff and students that embraces diversity, equity, and inclusion. 

The position is a full-time, nine-month, 3-year renewable position. Primary responsibilities include teaching in the undergraduate exercise science curriculum, maintaining an active research agenda in exercise science, and service engagement to the College and community. Other teaching opportunities may be available in one of the new masters of exercise science degree program, based on experience and expertise. Qualifications include a doctoral degree in exercise science, kinesiology, or closely related field, teaching experience in an exercise science curriculum, and ACSM-EP certification (preferred). 

Applicants are requested to submit: (1) Statement of Inclusive Excellence- a one-page diversity, equity, and inclusion statement addressing personal experience with teaching, advising, or service intended to reduce barriers and contribute to the development of an inclusive community, (2) a cover letter addressing teaching experience and philosophy, (3) research agenda, (4) CV (including current email address and phone number), (5) three current letters of recommendation, (6) an unofficial copy of the transcript from institution awarding highest degree. Please submit all materials via assistant professor of exercise science The position will remain open until filled. 

Please visit www.lvc.edu to view all the new academic programs, initiatives, and building projects happening at LVC. Please visit  https://www.lvc.edu/academics/programs-of-study/exercise-science/ for more information about the department.

 

Lebanon Valley College is committed to excellence through its employment practices and welcomes applicants with exceptional qualifications, particularly those with demonstrable commitments to a more inclusive society and world. The College is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and staff and strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication, and understanding. The College strongly encourages applications from historically underrepresented populations. To learn more about our commitment to inclusive excellence go to https://www.lvc.edu/about/institutional-priorities/inclusive-excellence/

Please note: All applicants for faculty positions will be asked to include a Statement of Inclusive Excellence to complete the application process.