CLOSED: Adjunct Pool: Department of Counseling and Human Services

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Adjunct Pool: Department of Counseling and Human Services
University of Redlands
School of Education

The Department of Counseling and Human Services in the School of Education, University of Redlands, seeks applications for our adjunct pool in both our clinical mental health and school counseling programs. Duties will include teaching credential and master’s level courses. We seek applicants who share our commitment to educational advocacy, social justice, and inclusive practices in counseling. The University of Redlands is a private non-denominational highly ranked university located in Redlands, California.

Applicants should have a strong grasp of course design, effective teaching strategies, a minimum of 3 years of counseling experience in a clinical, school, or higher educational setting, as well as experience working with a diverse population of students. Applicants should also offer evidence of potential for excellence in university teaching and the capacity to engage with colleagues in collaborative projects.

The School of Education orients itself towards social justice practices. Thus, the preferred applicant should embrace these same practices and have a culturally rich background with experience teaching diverse learners. Applicants are encouraged to identify their strengths and/or experiences in the area of inclusivity. The University of Redlands is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access Employer and actively encourages applications from minority and other members of underrepresented groups.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • An earned master’s degree or doctorate in a field related to counseling and/or counselor education;
  • A minimum of three years counseling in a clinical, school, or higher education setting;
  • Experience working with a diverse range of adult and young adult learners;
  • A strong grasp of academic content standards and evidence of effective teaching strategies;
  • A schedule that allows one to teach courses scheduled in the evening;
  • Familiarity with the integration of educational technologies.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Evidence of exemplary teaching at the university level;
  • Evidence of an understanding of course and program design principles;
  • Demonstrated excellence in supervisory work with counselors in training.
  • Proficiency in the use of educational technology to enhance pedagogy

The School of Education has prepared teachers for the last 90 years. It is a graduate and professional school of education with a strong focus on personalized education and experiential pedagogy. The School is led by a dean whose clear vision and articulate commitment to PK-12 and higher education is an inspiration to the School and the surrounding community. The School is founded on the tradition of liberal arts education, which is the hallmark of the entire University of Redlands. The vision for the future of the School includes a strengthened scholarly presence and an expanded community role. Just as the School engages in preparing thought-leaders for the future, so we are seeking new adjunct faculty colleagues to assist us in our transformative work.

The School of Education at the University of Redlands with its three newly structured departments (Counseling and Human Services; Teaching and Learning; and Leadership and Higher Education) is at an exciting juncture. The goal is to increase both undergraduate and graduate student enrollment at our four satellite campuses as well as the main campus in Redlands. The Department of Counseling and Human Services is looking forward to welcoming energetic and innovative adjunct faculty to continue to build its strong tradition of educating the best prepared counselors in the Inland Empire.

Currently, the department seeks applicants in the following areas:

Crisis Intervention Counseling

PPS Counseling in Schools

Fieldwork in School Counseling

Theories of Counseling and Psychology

Counseling Law and Ethics

Counseling and Educational Assessment

Applicants should identify courses they are prepared to teach. Course descriptions may be found in the University’s Course Catalog Online.

Application Information and Due Date

TO APPLY: Send (a) a curriculum vita; (b) an unofficial transcript; (c) a cover letter that responds to the position criteria and also provides a brief statement of teaching philosophy, list of courses/subjects you have the expertise to teach, experiences with diverse populations, and demonstrated commitment to social and diversity inclusion; and (d) evidence of excellence in counseling (e.g., letter of recommendation, awards, leadership experiences). Digital application materials should be sent to Maria Williams, at [email protected]. Please indicate the specific position you are applying for in your email. Mailed applications should be addressed to Department of Counseling and Human Services Search Committee c/o Maria Williams, University of Redlands, 1200 E. Colton Ave, Redlands, CA 92373.

The application deadline is OPEN

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if selected for the interview process and accommodations are needed, please call 909-748-8040.





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Posted: 7/8/2019
Application Due: 3/24/2021
Work Type: Full Time