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Assistant Professor

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1775 N Sector Ct, Winchester, Virginia

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Shenandoah University’s School of Health Professions is accepting applications for a Director of Clinical Education. This full-time benefited position will work out of our Winchester, VA campus.

Shenandoah University aims to provide a transformative educational experience focused on student success, with goals of integrating liberal and professional education, improving retention and career outcomes, and developing ethical citizens, critical thinkers, and lifelong learners. The strategic plan prioritizes curricular innovation, new facilities and technology, diversity efforts, and financial sustainability to offer accessible, forward-thinking programs that equip graduates to meet societal needs. Shenandoah strives to inspire and support students while adapting to the changing higher education landscape.
The School of Health Professions aims to provide innovative educational opportunities that prepare graduates to transform healthcare by practicing compassionate evidence-based care, advocating for health, demonstrating cultural sensitivity, engaging in interprofessional collaboration, lifelong learning, and providing domestic and global service. The School strives to educate and inspire developing professionals who enhance individual and community health.
The mission of the Shenandoah University Division of Behavioral Sciences is to educate ethical, compassionate counselors who practice cultural humility. The Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program at Shenandoah University aims to train counselors to be social justice oriented and work with underserved populations.
This developing Clinical Mental Health Counseling program will accept its first student cohort in Fall 2024. The position will obtain and maintain program affiliations, advise students through practicum and internships, manage fieldwork paperwork, and teach a reduced course load. Additional responsibilities include assisting in program development, creating practicum and internship handbooks, building community affiliations for internship sites, scholarly activity, and other departmental and university duties.


Required Skills


  • PhD, Counselor Education and Supervision
  • License or license eligible in Virginia


  • Approved Clinical Supervisor certification

Required Experience

How to apply:

Complete application submissions will include a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy and contact information for three professional references.  The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until a qualified candidate is selected. 

Shenandoah University is committed to enriching its educational experience and culture through the diversity of its faculty, administration, and staff. All candidates are strongly encouraged to include a statement in their cover letters addressing ways in which they may be able to contribute to that commitment.

**Note: A pre-employment background check will be required and a satisfactory driving record may be required as a condition of hire. 

Shenandoah University values the unique and diverse perspectives of individuals and communities locally and globally and seeks to foster mutual understanding in an inviting community where individuals are welcome and respected. The university does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, physical, or mental disability, genetic information, veteran’s status, or on any other basis protected under applicable law.


Salary Type

Not Applicable