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Universitas Pelita Harapan (posted 8/10/11)
Dean, Faculty of Psychology
Established in 1994 by the Pelita Harapan Foundation, Universitas Pelita Harapan (UPH) is a university committed to the noble cause of Christ-centered higher education. UPH enrolls approximately 8,500 students (including more than 600 postgraduate students) in 29 undergraduate and six graduate programs, a law school, and a medical school. The faculty are internationally diverse. The University has multiple campus sites, with the main campus situated on more than 34 acres of land just 12 miles from the capital city of Jakarta. Indonesia, the fourth most populous country in the world, is ethnically and culturally diverse. The country is a democracy and is considered very westernized. For more information about the University, please visit www.uph.edu.
The University is currently seeking an experienced administrator to become the new Dean of the Faculty of Psychology. Reporting to the Provost, the successful candidate will be responsible for managing a bachelor's degree program that enrolls more than 220 full-time students and supports eightfull-time lecturers. The school offers three major concentrations, including Educational Psychology, Clinical Psychology/Counseling, and Industrial and Organizational Psychology. UPH offers the first Christian psychology program in Indonesia and all Christian students in this major field of study must minor in Christian World View, which consists of 20 credit hours. With a successful accreditation, the school is eligible to add graduate programs. There is a desire to add a master's degree in Clinical Counseling, as well as to launch a counseling center for students that would provide clinical practicum opportunities for the graduate students.The new Dean will be responsible for overseeing the accreditation of the Psychology school throught he Indonesia Higher Education Authority, as well as supporting the University's co-curricular general education program. Broad experience in undergraduate psychology programs and sufficient familiarity with graduate psychology programs is required. Previous administrative experience is essential, and international experience or a high level of cultural sensitivity is preferred. The new Dean will be responsible for teaching four semester hours. A proven ability to integrate faith and learning in the academic curriculum is required. An earned doctorate in Psychology or a closely related field is mandatory. The successful candidate must fully understand and support the University's mission and vision as an evangelical Christian institution.
MIDAMERICA NAZARENE UNIVERSITY (posted 8/9/11)
FACULTY IN COUNSELOR EDUCATION-ASSISTANT OR ASSOCIATE LEVEL
MidAmerica Nazarene University invites qualified candidates to apply for a new position as Assistant professor of Counselor Education to work within our mental health and marriage, couple, and family counsleing tracks. The position is a fulltime 11-month faculty appointment that serves our satellite office in Liberty, Misour. The Liberty site is an expasion of an already thriving CACREP accredited Counselor Education Program at our Olathe, Kansas campus location. Successful candidates for this position should be able to demonstrate a commitment to higher education delivered with a Christ-centered worldview, a strong commitment ot the servant leadership model, and be able to successfully perform assigned duties of teaching, supervising, and other duties as assigned by the department and institution.
Desired qualifications for each candidate include the following:
A Ph.D., or equivalent in Counselor Education or closeley related discipline (CACREP accredited preferred).
Experience in either mental health or marriage, couple, and family counseling.
A recored of successful experience in higher education and/or other educational environments
Eligible for licensure as a counselor in Missour
Track record as a collaborative, serant-driven leader with outstanding written, orgal and interpersonal skills.
INDIANA WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY
FACULTY IN CLINICAL MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELING PROGRAM
The Division of Graduate Counseling at Indiana Wesleyan University invites qualified individuals to apply for the position of full-time Assistant or Associate Professor of Counseling. Job responsibilities include serving as Coordinator for the Clinical Mental Health Counseling (CMHC) program, teach courses within the CMHC specialization counseling core, advising and mentoring students within the CMHC program, and assigned divisional and university committees, as well as core counseling. Openness to teaching at both the Marion, IN and Indianapolis, IN campuses is preferred. Annual teaching load is 21 semester hours, with the option of teaching a summer overload courses. Faculty research and participation/leadership in state and national professional organizations are encouraged and supported by the division and university. The Division of Graduate Counseling offers programs in Addictions Counseling, Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling (MFT/C), School Counseling (SC), and Student Development Counseling and Administration. The CMHC, MFT/C, and SC programs are accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP). The mission of Indiana Wesleyan University is to be a Christ-centered academic community committed to changing the world by developing students in character, scholarship, and leadership.
The successful candidate will have an earned doctorate in Counselor Education or a closely related discipline. Graduation from a CACREP-approved program is preferred. Candidates should have appropriate credentials in the Counseling profession and be eligible of licensure as an LMHC in Indiana. Professional identity with the counseling profession is required. Experience in teaching and supervision is essential. Successful candidates will show evidence of personal faith in Jesus Christ, comfort with the Wesleyan-Arminian theological perspective, and be committed to the integration of Christian faith in teaching and practice. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply.
FRESNO PACIFIC UNIVERSITY
FACULTY IN MARRIAGE AND FAMILY COUNSELING PROGRAM
POSITION: Full-time, 9 month, continuing status track faculty position.
This faculty member will join a growing faculty and a department in counseling. In addition to a strong emphasis on the integration of counseling and the Christian faith, unique elements of the MFCC program include a priority of helping students grow as persons, not limited to academic achievement and counseling skills. Teaching and mentoring are prioritized, but research is encouraged. MFCC faculty function as part of an interdisciplinary team with faculty in Bible, Theology, and Missions. An entrepreneurial spirit with interest in developing new ministry horizons is highly desired.
STARTING DATE: August 2011
Applications will be reviewed beginning April 15, 2011 and an appointment made as soon as a suitable candidate is discerned.
Fresno Pacific University Biblical Seminary merged with Fresno Pacific University in May 2010. Before that date the Seminary, founded in 1955, was free-standing and known as MB Biblical Seminary. The Seminary seeks to reach a more diverse student body that includes the San Joaquin Valley, multiple denominations, and a full kaleidoscope of ethnicities. Fresno Pacific University Biblical Seminary is a ministry of the Mennonite Brethren Church of the US. The MFCC degree prepares students for the California MFT boards.
· Teach counseling courses such as human development, professional ethics, family therapy, and interpersonal communication;
· Explore new program deliveries in the greater San Joaquin Valley;
· Teach Christian faith integration;
· Work collegially with current faculty and particularly with current professors in counseling.
· A terminal degree (Ed.D., Ph.D. or Psy.D.) in Counseling, Therapy, Counselor Education, or related field;
· California MFT license (or related license) or license eligible;
· Record or promise of scholarly achievement;
· Evidence of capacity of entrepreneurial initiative;
· Experience in working with diverse populations;
· Evidence of strong communication skills;
· Commitment to the Christian faith and the University’s mission of Christ-centered teaching and learning and involvement in a local church.
· Graduate degree in Bible or Theology;
· Ability to counsel and teach in Spanish;
· Counseling experience;
· Professional ministry experience;
· Knowledgeable regarding a wide range of theories of counseling, with interest in psychodynamic psychotherapy to increase the depth of this program;
· Involvement in an Anabaptist/Mennonite church.
Fresno Pacific University is a Christian university affiliated with the Mennonite Brethren Church. It offers bachelors and masters degrees in the arts, sciences and professions. In addition, professional development coursework is offered. Fresno Pacific is a fully accredited independent Christian university of approximately 3,400 students in residential undergraduate, adult, and graduate degree programs on the main campus and four regional centers. It is known for its academic excellence, strong sense of community and Christian commitment. All employees of the university must express a personal Christian commitment and support the Christian mission of the university.
Dependent on qualifications and experience, and paid out over 12 months. Benefits include insurance (medical, vision, dental, LTD), retirement (TIAA-CREF), Section 125 options.
APPLICATION: A faculty application is available at www.fresno.edu/hr.
Send a letter of application, a completed faculty application form (including personal statements), curriculum vitae, three letters of reference (including one pastoral), and transcripts or placement file to:
Dr. Stephen Varvis
Fresno Pacific University
1717 S. Chestnut Avenue
Fresno, CA 93702
Fresno Pacific University does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnic or social background, sex, age, or physical handicap in its hiring practices. Committed to excellence and actively supportive of cultural diversity, FPU invites individuals who contribute to such diversity to apply.