The School of Professional Psychology at Forest
Institute invites applications for a position opening for Program Director for
the MA in Counseling Psychology degree program.
This appointment is a full-time (12 month) core faculty position with
responsibilities in program leadership and development, classroom instruction,
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, counseling psychology, or clinical psychology from
an accredited program and a commitment to excellence in teaching and training.
Preferred qualifications include evidence of excellence in teaching at the
graduate level, academic administrative experience, 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 2013.
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 Yvonne
Lyell, Faculty Secretary, 2885 West Battlefield Rd, Springfield, MO, 65807.
Phone: (417) 823-3446; Email: email@example.com. 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, 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.
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The School of Professional Psychology at Forest Institute
2885 W. Battlefield
Springfield, MO 65807