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Columbia International University has a job opening for Psychology Faculty.
The psychology faculty provides support for the psychology and human services programs, serving as an instructor and interacting and advising students within the program. The faculty member will teach 24 semester hours annually within the discipline of psychology and/or human services.
Knowledge of the disciplines associated with psychology, including but not limited to: research, psychological paradigms, human psychology, and counseling.
Knowledge of content areas associated with human services is also preferred.
Demonstrate a strong knowledge in the mental, emotional, relational, and spiritual growth needs of people in clinical, academic, and church/mission settings.
Ability to teach effectively at the college level, utilizing technology as appropriate.
Competent in or able to learn and facilitate online education.
Understand the needs and trends associated with traditional college age students as well as the traits necessary for graduates of the psychology program to display.
Commitment to CIU’s mission and vision
Commitment to live within the standards of the CIU community
Design and implement effective instructional and counseling strategies and methodologies.
An earned doctorate (PhD) in Psychology from an accredited university is preferred.
Some level of post-secondary training in biblical/theological studies is desired to ensure biblical consistency in one’s philosophy of teaching psychology in a biblical university
Some cross-cultural ministry is desirable.
Preference is given to individuals with at least three years of experience teaching at the college level.
CIU provides a benefits package that includes:
100% of employee’s cost of membership in the Health Plan;
401(k) plan with match opportunity;
100% of employee’s cost of group life insurance;
Long term disability insurance;
Vacation days, holidays, sick leave, family leave;
Educational benefits are available.
Qualified candidates may complete the CIU Employment Application by accessing the Columbia International University Employment page at www.ciu.edu. A link to the application is available on the website. A complete description of this position is located on the website.
About Columbia International University
The mission of CIU is to educate people from a biblical worldview to impact the nations with the message of Christ.