The Department of Psychology & Counseling at Alvernia University is accepting applications for a tenure-track mid-career academic, and program director, at the assistant or associate level who has a known track record of leading and has both CACREP accreditation and mental health experience. The position is anticipated to start the Summer/Fall 2021.
Primary responsibilities include teaching courses in the Master of Arts in Clinical Counseling program in Reading and Philadelphia and administering the program.??The successful candidates will also supervise practicum and internship students, advise students, sponsor student organizations, serve on university committees, engage in public service, and conduct scholarly research.
We seek candidates with a Ph.D./Ed.D. in counselor education from a CACREP-accredited program as well as evidence of quality teaching, CACREP administrative experience, and scholarly productivity. Licensure as a professional counselor in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is expected.
Internal Number: 204
About Alvernia University
Alvernia University has a bold approach to becoming a 21st century, modern regional university. This includes the rapid expansion of enrollment through new academic majors in engineering, health care and more. We seek professionals who are thoughtful leaders, creative and nimble in the complex environment of private higher education.
Alvernia has been recognized regionally and nationally:
U.S. News & World Report magazine ranks Alvernia as one of the Best U.S. Colleges & Universities, most recently 94 in the best regional universities category (North)
Collegecompare.com named Alvernia to its January 2015 list of Ten Best Colleges & Universities in Pennsylvania for its graduate degree programs
The prestigious Carnegie Foundation selected Alvernia as one of only 23 institutions in Pennsylvania and 361 nationally to received its 2015 Community Engagement Classification
Alvernia was one of only four institutions in Pennsylvania and one of 43 nationally to earn the President’s Higher Education Interfaith Community Service Honor Roll
A growing Catholic, Franciscan institution, Alvernia University is an equal opportunity employer committed to Franciscan values and achieving exce...llence through diversity and inclusion. We offer comprehensive medical benefits, a retirement plan, tuition assistance, welcoming hospitality, and more.