Position Overview: Merrimack College’s School of Education & Social Policy invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Practice position, non-tenure track, in the Education and Community Studies Department to begin in the Fall of 2019. The Education and Community Studies Department houses both undergraduate and graduate programs. This specific position assignment will teach in the School Counseling/Adjustment Counseling graduate program. This position is contingent on final budgetary approval.


Qualifications: The successful candidate will possess a doctorate in Counseling or a closely related field, and should possess a license as a School Counselor with experience in the field. Doctoral candidates, who will complete a doctoral degree in 2019, will be considered.

Merrimack College seeks to nourish and sustain our five core values of leadership, community, awareness, scholarship, and service. The College is committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups. All candidates are encouraged to describe in their application previous activities or interest in building a culture committed to diversity and inclusive excellence, as well as how they will engage in fostering a culture that values diversity and inclusive excellence at Merrimack College.

To Apply: Application materials should include: Curriculum Vitae, letter of interest and statement of teaching philosophy

About Merrimack: The only Catholic, Augustinian college in New England, Merrimack College is an independent, coeducational institution with more than 4,200 undergraduates and graduate students from 34 states and 36 countries, and comprises schools of liberal arts, science and engineering, health sciences, education and social policy, and business. The college’s 220-acre campus is approximately 25 miles north of Boston in North Andover and Andover, Mass. Merrimack is a Master’s Colleges & Universities/Medium Programs institution in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. Merrimack recently placed 21st in the nation for “Colleges That Add the Most Value” in Money’s special Best Colleges report and was ranked as one of the top 10 colleges in the northern United States for the fourth year in a row — and the only regional college judged “up and coming” by higher education leadership in the northern United States, according to U.S. News.

This position is subject to the successful completion of a criminal background check.

Merrimack College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

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