DEPARTMENT: School of Education and Counseling POSITION BEGINS: July 1, 2021 SALARY: Commensurate with qualifications and experience Revised February 2021
MISSION: To educate Christians who will make a difference in the world for Jesus Christ.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Primary responsibility is teaching courses in the clinical mental health counseling program. The successful candidate will be able to teach clinical mental health counseling coursework; teaching schedule has flexibility over three semesters of an academic year. The successful candidate must teach the subject matter in a manner that is consistent with the university’s Statement of Faith. Other duties include academic advising, curriculum and program development, potentially providing support at two counseling clinics, and university and departmental committee work. Corban University faculty are expected to be active scholars, excellent teachers, active in service to the university and the community, and able to model the integration of faith and learning.
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:
Education: PhD in Counselor Education OR related doctoral degrees and have been employed as a full-time faculty member in a counselor education program for a minimum of one full academic year before July 1, 2013; valid clinical license (LPC or LMFT) or licensable.
Experience: Experience as a licensed counselor in a variety of counseling agencies is required and higher education teaching experience is preferred. The candidate will be knowledgeable with a variety of state agencies and have experience as a clinical supervisor. Candidate will have strong leadership skills and a commitment to making community contacts. Candidate needs to present effective teaching abilities and skills in counselor education and present a record of active participation in professional organizations.
Character: The candidate must have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and evidence a mature Christian faith, be in agreement with the University’s statement of faith, be committed to the integration of biblical principles within the practice of counseling and be willing to invest him/herself in the development of graduate student-counselors. The counseling program places great value in collaboration and, therefore, desires candidates who have the same teamwork and collaborative values. Candidates should value an environment that reflects the diversity of God’s kingdom, engages in global concerns and connects culturally.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with qualifications and experience
About Corban University
Corban University is a Christian university whose purpose is to educate Christians who will make a difference in the world for Jesus Christ. The university is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. Corban provides a strong Bible-centered academic program with more than 50 majors and programs of study including professional, liberal arts, and ministries. Along with traditional and adult degree completion programs at the undergraduate level, Corban offers graduate teacher licensure programs and graduate degrees in education, business, counseling, and ministry. Where permitted by law and consistent with the school’s history, mission, and core values, Corban exercises religious preference throughout the University. Employees must have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ, agree with the University Statement of Faith, evidence a mature Christian faith, and be an active member of a Bible-believing, Gospel-preaching local church. Within these guidelines, it is our policy to provide equal opportunity to all applicants, employees and students and to not discriminate on the basis of gender, disability, race, color, national origin or age in access to, o...r treatment in employment.
A Theology of Multicultural Inclusion: At Corban, we celebrate God’s beauty as expressed through cultural diversity. We aim to flourish as an eclectic Christian community, multiethnic, multicultural, and multinational in scope, happy in the knowledge that all people are created in God’s image and that God’s redemptive purposes extend to all. In everything we do, locally and globally, we strive to meet each other with a humble disposition, mindful always that we are saved by grace. And, in everything we do, we hope to demonstrate love, informed by the biblical mandate to love our neighbors as ourselves, knowing that we are—otherwise—clanging cymbals. Corban’s mission is to educate Christians who will make a difference in the world for Jesus Christ. To this end, and for God’s glory, we extend gratitude to all our brothers and sisters in Christ, and together—unified in purpose—we share the gospel with a broken world.