Texas Tech University Assistant/Associate Professor in Lubbock, Texas

Position Description

Contributes to the university’s mission through teaching, research and service, some variation by academic unit.

Major/Essential Functions

The Texas Tech University Couple, Marriage, and Family Therapy program is pleased to announce an opening for assistant/associate professor position. The position will begin Fall, 2017.

The position entails the following: 1) serving as a faculty member in a master’s degree and COAMFTE-accredited doctoral program in Marriage and Family Therapy, 2) teaching graduate (M.S. & Ph.D.) and undergraduate courses, 3) supervising marriage and family therapy practicum courses, 4) contributing to the profession through publication and presentation of scholarly work, 5) engaging in service activities with the department, college, university, and community, and 6) maintaining clinical activity in accordance with COAMFTE guidelines.

The following should accompany your application:

  1. Letter of application (cover letter)
  2. Curriculum vitae
  3. Copy of transcript (official transcripts will be required upon appointment)
  4. Contact information (name, address, telephone number, and email address) of three references
Required Qualifications

Academic degree as defined by the academic unit and as appropriate for the position held. Demonstrated record of effectiveness as a teacher, a record of peer reviewed publication and/or peer-reviewed creative activity which has contributed to the discipline or field of study, to the candidate’s intellectual and artistic development, and to the quality of the academic enterprise; a record of professional service appropriate to the discipline; promise of growth in teaching and research or artistic and creative activity.

Preferred Qualifications

The Texas Tech Marriage and Family Therapy Program is seeking experienced applicants for a tenure track position. Applicants should have an established record of scholarly publication and demonstrate the ability to secure an externally funded program of research. All applicants should have an earned Doctorate (by time of appointment) in Marriage and Family Therapy or closely-related area. AAMFT Clinical Membership and Approved Supervisor designation preferred.

EEO Statement

As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, Texas Tech University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We actively encourage applications from all those who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community at Texas Tech University. The university does not discriminate on the basis of an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran. Texas Tech welcomes consideration of dual career and professional couple accommodations.

Pay Statement

Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Extended Job Title: Assistant/Associate Professor

Work Location: Lubbock

Org Level 1: Texas Tech University

Campus: Texas Tech University

Department: Comm Family Addict Services CFAS

Does this position work in a research laboratory?: Yes

Required Attachments: Transcript Resume / CV Cover Letter

Job Type: Full Time

Pay Basis: Monthly

Salary Grade: 800

Travel Required: Up to 25%

Shift: Day

Grant Funded?: No

Requisition ID: 9013BR