Faculty Member - MA in Counseling Psychology
The School of Professional Psychology at Forest
Institute invites applications for a full-time (12 months) Core Faculty Member in
the MA in Counseling Psychology degree program. The MA in Counseling Psychology
is a fast-growing degree program designed to meet the needs of students by
offering a non-traditional format with classes held on evenings and weekends.
This appointment is a full-time (12 month) faculty position with
responsibilities in classroom instruction, supervising student research,
involvement in faculty governance, and developing other professional areas of
interest including scholarship/research and/or clinical supervision.
Required qualifications include a doctoral degree in counseling, counselor
education and supervision, or counseling psychology, from an accredited program
and a commitment to excellence in teaching and training. Preferred
qualifications include a doctoral degree from a CACREP-accredited program, evidence
of excellence in teaching at the graduate level, and eligibility for licensure
in Missouri. Faculty rank is dependent upon qualifications.
We are seeking applicants who would be available
to start in summer or fall 2014. Review of applications is ongoing and will
continue until the positions are filled. Applicants should submit a letter of
interest including areas of teaching competence, curriculum vitae, and contact
information (name, position, work/home phone, and email) of at least three
professional references to Lisa Bonner, Faculty Assistant, 2885 West
Battlefield Rd, Springfield, MO, 65807. Phone: (417) 823-3446; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Reprints/preprints will also be accepted, as will work samples, syllabi or past
teaching evaluations, in support of an application.
Forest Institute is a private, not-for-profit institution of higher education
that offers degree programs in psychology, applied behavior analysis, counseling,
and marriage and family therapy. Institutional resources include a large,
community-based training clinic providing more than 10,000 hours of clinical
service annually. The institution offers malpractice insurance and continuing
education funding as well as a competitive salary and benefits package.
Forest is an Equal Opportunity Employer with an
ongoing institutional commitment to diversity among our faculty, students, and
staff. We seek candidates who share our commitment to diversity and can work
effectively with students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds. We
welcome and strongly encourage applications from historically underrepresented
groups, including (but not limited to) people of color, persons with
disabilities, women, and LGBT candidates.
For more information about Forest, please visit
our website at www.forest.edu. Springfield, Missouri, is a premier mid-size
metro area offering a low cost of living, friendly community, and is a great
place for families.
Apply online here
The School of Professional Psychology at Forest Institute
2885 W. Battlefield
Springfield, MO 65807