Assistant/Associate Professor, Pastoral Counseling
The Pastoral Counseling Graduate Program at Loyola University Maryland is recruiting for a full-time (10-month), tenure-track, assistant or associate professor to begin in August 2015. We are seeking individuals with applied research interests who share our vision for preparing highly competent and effective professional counselors who integrate spirituality into their counseling models. Our CACREP-accredited Master's and Doctoral programs prepare graduates for academic, clinical, administrative, and/or research careers in the field of professional counseling. The program strives to interpret human behavior holistically, as an integration of individuals' psychological, spiritual, intellectual, physical, and social dimensions.
The position responsibilities include: teaching 6 graduate-level CACREP courses per year (3 per semester); carrying out a well-developed research agenda in clinical, supervision, and/or education issues in the Counselor Education or Pastoral Care and Counseling fields, or both, that involves the integration of spiritual/religious themes with cutting edge counseling and psychological practice; serving on dissertation committees; serving on department and university committees; academic advising of master's and doctoral students; and demonstrating leadership and professional interest in the Counselor Education or Pastoral Care and Counseling fields, or both.
Applicants must possess a doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision, or closely related field, with experience teaching graduate level courses in Counselor Education and be licensed or license eligible in Maryland as a professional counselor. Applicants should demonstrate an academic and professional interest, including research program, in the integration of spirituality in counselor education and/or pastoral care and counseling and demonstrate a commitment to the Jesuit Catholic mission of the University and sensitivity to the diverse spiritual and religious nature of the department. The ideal candidate will also possess training in ministry or spiritual or theological reflection.
Loyola University Maryland is a dynamic, Jesuit Catholic institution that is recognized as a leading comprehensive university in the northeastern United States. Located in Baltimore with Graduate Centers in Timonium and Columbia, Loyola enrolls over 2,000 students in its graduate programs.
The University welcomes applicants from all backgrounds who can contribute to its educational mission. Loyola is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, and welcomes applications from underrepresented groups, regardless of religious affiliation. Additional information is available at www.loyola.edu.