The department of Counseling Psychology in the Graduate School of Education and Counseling at Lewis & Clark College invites applications for a for a tenure-track faculty appointment at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, beginning September, 2019.
We seek applicants who have a family and couple therapy training background, demonstrated effectiveness as an instructor, evidence of potential for scholarly productivity, knowledge of COAMFTE accreditation standards, commitment to developing social equity within and outside the program, and ability to work collaboratively with program and graduate school faculty.
The department offers MA and MS degrees in Marriage, Couple and Family Therapy (MCFT). The program offers optional tracks in Addictions, Ecopsychology, & Sex Therapy. We aim to provide an integrated training curriculum focusing on systemic/ecological practices grounded in the values of diversity and social equity. We are looking for a colleague to share our vision, values, and perspectives and to contribute to our work within and across disciplines.
Teach graduate courses in Marriage, Couple and Family Therapy (MFT theories and research)
Develop and advance scholarly agenda
Collaborate on curriculum and program development
Serve on various departmental and school-wide committees
Participate in professional development activities and community service
Advocate for the MCFT profession nationally and regionally
Share responsibilities for program assessment and accreditation
Application Procedures The review of applications will begin January 3, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. To apply, please visit http://apply.interfolio.com/57327, click Apply Now, and submit the following:
A Letter of interest addressing the qualifications and responsibilities noted in this posting, including a description of teaching and scholarship interests
A current curriculum vitae
Sample student evaluations
Samples of scholarship
Three confidential letters of recommendation
Additional Information: For additional information on this position or the Marriage, Couple, and Family Therapy Program at the Lewis & Clark Graduate School of Education and Counseling contact: Dr. Carmen Knudson-Martin, Program Director, Counseling Psychology Department at carmen[at]lclark[dot]edu or by calling (503) 768-6092.
The College explicitly acknowledges and affirms its conviction that diversity with respect to race, ethnicity, national origin, socio-economic background, religious orientation or spirituality, physical or sensory disability, gender, and sexual orientation on the Lewis & Clark campus provides an educational benefit for all students that can be realized only by enhancing and preserving the presence of students and education professionals from diverse backgrounds within our learning community.
Lewis & Clark College will conduct background checks on the finalist(s). Lewis & Clark College is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex or age. Questions regarding Title IX may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator or OCR.
PhD in MFT or closely related field
Oregon-licensed MFT or eligible
AAMFT Approved supervisor/supervisor-in-training or supervisor eligible
Grounded in systems/relational practice and family-larger systems intersections
Commitment to advancing social equity in family therapy
Significant clinical experience
Teaching at the graduate level
Knowledge of COAMFTE accreditation standards
Evidence of being a collaborative colleague seeking to be actively engaged in social justice-focused MCFT training
Internal Number: MCFTFA18
About Lewis & Clark Graduate School of Education and Counseling
The Lewis & Clark Graduate School of Education and Counseling is a community that values the rich diversity of voices and perspectives in a complex world. We reach out to those around us, explore new ideas, and pursue the best practice of education and counseling. We promote open dialogue, inquiry, respect, and social action to enhance the learning of adults and children. We join with students to learn, to serve, and to lead through deep engagement with the self and the world. Together we reach for wisdom, justice, compassion, and bold ideas in education and counseling.We offer graduate degrees, certificates, licensure and endorsement preparation for teachers, education leaders, school counselors, school psychologists, addiction counselors, licensed professional counselors, and marriage, couple, and family therapy counselors. Our graduate programs are accredited by the appropriate professional agencies.