Assistant Professor

Graduate Counseling Program

University Mission Statement

Trevecca Nazarene University is a Christian community providing education for leadership and service.


The Graduate Counseling Program invites qualified individuals to apply for an assistant or associate professor position to commence August of 2023 or Spring of 2024 in the master’s and doctoral programs at Trevecca Nazarene University. Job responsibilities include teaching courses within the Clinical Mental Health Counseling (CMHC) or Marriage and Family Counseling (MFC) programs, advising and mentoring students within the masters’ program, along with assigned departmental and University committees. The MA and PhD programs at Trevecca are taught from a traditional face-to-face format and the PhD program also has a hybrid online format.  Annual teaching load is 18 semester hours, with the overload course teaching in the summer semester. Faculty research and participation/leadership in state and national professional organizations are expected and supported by the division and university.

The Graduate Counseling Program offers master’s degrees in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Marriage and Family Counseling (MFC), and a Ph.D. in Clinical Counseling: Teaching and Supervision.  All programs are accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP).  Trevecca Nazarene University is a Christian community providing education for leadership and service. The University is located in Nashville, Tennessee.

The successful candidate for this position will have earned a doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision. Graduation from a CACREP-accredited program is preferred. Experience in teaching and supervision is advantageous. Candidates should be licensed or eligible for professional licensure in Tennessee.  Successful candidates will show evidence of personal faith, comfort with the Nazarene theological perspective, and be committed to the integration of Christian faith in teaching and practice.

Review of applications for this position will begin as applications are received and continue until the position is filled.

Application Procedure

A completed application portfolio includes:

  1. Application
  2. Letter of interest
  3. Curriculum vita
  4. Unofficial copies of advanced degree transcripts
  5. Names/addresses/phone numbers of three professional references

Application can be found here titled: “Faculty/Administrator Application”.

Required application materials should be sent to:

For more detailed information regarding the position, you may contact Dr. Susan Lahey at 

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