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Associate Professor/Director of Doctoral Program

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Associate Professor/Director of Doctoral Program
Additional Information

Tenure-line faculty position available August 17, 2018, as Open Rank Professor of Psychology-Counseling, Department of Counseling Psychology, Social Psychology and Counseling; Director, Doctoral Program in Counseling Psychology.

Appointment Type Tenure-track
Length of Appointment FT Academic Year

Highly qualified scholar within counseling psychology to direct APA accredited program in counseling psychology and teach courses in the graduate programs in the Department of Counseling Psychology, Social Psychology and Counseling.

Minimum Qualifications

Doctorate in counseling psychology from an accredited institution. The candidate must demonstrate professional competence in a specialty area within counseling psychology. Prior experience teaching in an APA approved doctoral program.

Preferred Qualifications

License-eligible as a Health Service Provider in Psychology in the State of Indiana. Special consideration will be given to candidates who can also contribute to other graduate programs within the department; ability to mentor students on diversity issues and facilitate immersive learning experiences.


Licensed as a psychologist in the state of Indiana within three years of the start date.

Pre-Employment Screening Requires successful completion of a background check.
Positions Supervised


EEO Statement

Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.

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About Ball State University

Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, on an attractive campus 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 22,000 graduate and undergraduate students enroll in one of eight academic colleges that offer 190 undergraduate programs. We offer more than 140 master’s, doctoral, certificate, and specialist degrees, with many of them ranking among the best in the nation. Ball State aspires to be the model of the most student-centered and community-engaged of the 21st century public research universities, transforming entrepreneurial learners into impactful leaders – committed to improving the quality of life for all.

Department Counsel Psych, Social Psych & Counseling:900070
Department Information

We have an APA accredited doctoral program in counseling psychology. We also have CACREP accredited programs in clinical mental health and rehabilitation counseling and a master’s program in social psychology.

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number 201500131F
Number of Vacancies 1
Desired Start Date 08/17/2018
Position End Date
Posting Date 10/06/2017
Applications Accepted Through Date 12/04/2017
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions Summary
Search Committee Chair Name and Contact Information

For vacancy inquiries contact:
Donald R. Nicholas, Ph.D.
Chair, Doctoral Director Search Committee
Department of Counseling Psychology, Social Psychology and Counseling
Tel: 765-285-8040;

Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Doctorate Transcripts
  4. Letter of Recommendation 1
  5. Letter of Recommendation 2
  6. Letter of Recommendation 3
Optional Documents
  1. Master's Transcripts