Adjunct Professor of Community Care & Counseling

Location
Lynchburg, VA
Posted
Oct 23, 2020
Position Type
Adjunct
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Posting Number:

A00306P

Position Type:

Adjunct Faculty

Disclaimer:

Liberty University’s hiring practices and EEO Statement are fully in compliance with both federal and state law. Federal law creates an exception to the “religion” component of the employment discrimination laws for religious organizations (including educational institutions), and permits them to give employment preference to members of their own religion. Liberty University is in that category.

Position Title:

Adjunct Professor of Community Care & Counseling

Does this position require driving?:

No

Job Summary/Basic Function:

An adjunct professor for the Department of Community Care & Counseling will be responsible for the administration, facilitation, and teaching of classes of approx. 20-25 online students from around the country. This job entails daily internet interaction with students pursuing a graduate or doctoral degree in the fields of Community Care & Counseling, Human Services and Pastoral Counseling. Adjunct Professors will perform administrative tasks, interact with students through grading and interactive forums, and build relationships while under the supervision of Online Instructional Mentors.

Other responsibilities include:
-Teaching material from approved curriculum in accordance with assigned schedule to ensure student satisfaction.
-Assisting students in achieving completion of objectives and learning outcomes.
-Providing regular and timely feedback to students.
-Participating in school retention initiatives by maintaining productive contact with students and by contacting and offering assistance to absent students.
-Advising students in matters related to academics, attendance, and behaviors.
-Motivating students to actively participate in all aspect of the educational process.
-Maintaining and reporting student grades and attendance in accordance with university policies.
-Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

Completed Ph.D, Ed.D, Psy.D, in Counselor Education, Counseling Related Field (such as but not limited to: Counseling, Marriage and Family Therapy, Counseling Psychology, etc.), Psychology Related Field, Human Services, Pastoral/Christian Counseling.

As needed, a vocational doctorate such as, a DMin in Counseling/Pastoral Counseling with substantive experience and/or certification related to pastoral counseling, may be considered.

Preferred Qualifications:

Completed Ph.D, Ed.D, Psy.D, in Counselor Education, Counseling Related Field (such as but not limited to: Counseling, Marriage and Family Therapy, Counseling Psychology, etc.), Psychology Related Field, Human Services, Pastoral/Christian Counseling.

As needed, a vocational doctorate such as, a DMin in Counseling/Pastoral Counseling with substantive experience and/or certification related to pastoral counseling, may be considered.

Work Hours:

Each course lasts 8 weeks. 10-15 hours per week will be expected when actively teaching.

Posting Date:

10/22/2020

Special Instructions for Applicants:

Please note that while unofficial transcripts are required during this stage of the application process, official transcripts for all conferred degrees (excluding Associate’s degrees) will be required should the department select you for an interview.

In the references section of the application, please submit the names of two professional references and one pastoral reference. Your pastoral reference must be from your current church pastor, or someone within a leadership position within your current church. The pastoral reference cannot be an immediate or extended family member.

If you have any questions regarding this posting, please contact the Faculty Hiring Office at [email protected]

Quicklink:

http://jobs.liberty.edu/postings/30140

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