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Master of Science in Clinical Psychology seeks applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position for an Assistant, Associate or Professor of Clinical Psychology to teach a variety of clinical modalities, treatment populations, etc. to graduate students in Clinical Psychology. Vanguard seeks professionals of Christian faith who are committed to integration of faith and learning in their respective fields. The applicants must have demonstrated teaching ability and a commitment to working with and encouraging diversity. This position starts August 2021.
Teaching core theoretical and clinical courses in the MS in Clinical Psychology program to students pursuing licensure in Marriage and Family Therapy and/or Professional Clinical Counseling.
Advising and mentoring graduate students in their academic, clinical and professional development.
Participating in activities and committees in the graduate program and the university.
Collaborating with the graduate faculty regarding curriculum implementation, student retention and support, and continuous program improvement.
Participate in general faculty roles in areas including advising and committee service.
Participate in the building of an innovative Christian university.
Take part in department and university decision-making and governance.
Collaborate with department faculty in curriculum implementation, student support, and continuous program improvement.
Participate in the mentoring of students through academic advising, responding to questions appropriate to student/faculty interaction, and meet with students as needed or requested.
Perform other related duties as assigned.
A doctorate in Marriage and Family Therapy, Counseling, Clinical Psychology or closely related degree.
Licensed therapist (preferred) or license eligible.
Successful graduate level teaching experience.
Post licensure clinical experience (preferred).
Ongoing development and accomplishment as an educator.
Knowledge regarding integration of Christian faith in higher education.
Teamwork, collaboration, communication, and interpersonal skills.
Internal Number: GCP221
About Vanguard University
VANGUARD UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA is a private, co-educational, comprehensive University of liberal arts and professional studies that believes its evangelical Christian community in the Pentecostal tradition offers a unique opportunity for academic achievement. Vanguard University embodies a Christ-centered, multicultural community serving approximately 2,200 students. Vanguard values and encourages qualified applicants who are diverse in gender, generation, ethnicity, race and/or ability, and seeks faculty that will mentor students and will interact with the Vanguard community in a way that reflects a commitment to cultural proficiency. Vanguard is also an HSI (Hispanic Serving Institution). Where permitted by law and in relation to the school’s heritage and mission, Vanguard does exercise religious preference throughout the University.