Term Faculty in Counseling Psychology
Open Position for Term Faculty in Counseling Psychology
Starting Fall 2014
Review of applications begins June 16, 2014.
The University of San Francisco (USF) is a private, urban University with a global perspective that
educates leaders who will fashion a more humane and just world. The core mission of the University
is to promote learning in the Jesuit tradition. The University offers undergraduate, graduate, and
professional students the knowledge and skills needed to succeed and the values and sensitivity
necessary to serve others. The University draws from the cultural, intellectual, and economic
resources of the San Francisco Bay Area and its location on the Pacific Rim to enrich and strengthen
its educational programs.
Candidates are invited to apply for the position of Term (visiting) Faculty in the Marriage and Family
Therapy (MFT) program in the Department of Counseling Psychology (CPY) to begin August 2014.
The Department prepares Masters-level practitioners in MFT and in School Counseling. The
position is for a term faculty member (assistant or associate professor) for one or two years.
Responsibilities include teaching a variety of courses in the MFT program, and may include some
teaching in School Counseling as well; advising students; contributing to program development,
including development and administration of the MFT program at USF’s branch campuses; and
contributing to School of Education and university initiatives and mission.
Qualifications include an earned doctorate in Counseling Psychology, Clinical Psychology, or a
related field; significant practical clinical experience in serving adults, youth, and families, preferably
in underserved communities; demonstrated commitment to multiculturalism and social justice as
well as an ability to integrate issues related to culture, equity, privilege, and oppression into teaching;
higher education teaching experience or potential; and excellent communication and interpersonal
skills. Preferred qualifications include interest in and relevant experiences for program development.
Application review will begin June 16, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled.
Please send via email a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference (which may
be sent separately from the references) to Donna Sellers, CPY department assistant,
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minors), sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, medical condition (cancer-related and
genetic-related) and disability, and the other bases prohibited by law. The University reasonably
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