Summer 2023 Adjunct Faculty COUN 612 01

Saint Mary’s College of California

Moraga, CA

ID: 7145711 (Ref.No. 4196879)
Posted: May 17, 2023
Salary / Pay Rate: $7,447 - $10,008

Job Description

Summer 2023 Adjunct Faculty COUN 612 01

Location: Moraga, CA

Open Date: May 16, 2023


Per course adjunct faculty for the Counseling program's course, COUN 612-01.

Founded in 1863, Saint Mary's is a residential campus nestled 20 miles east of San Francisco in the picturesque Moraga Valley. Based in the Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts traditions, Saint Mary's currently enrolls more than 4,000 students from diverse backgrounds in undergraduate and graduate programs. The De La Salle Christian Brothers, the largest teaching order of the Roman Catholic Church, guide the spiritual and academic character of the College.

As a comprehensive and independent institution, Saint Mary's offers undergraduate and graduate programs integrating liberal and professional education. Saint Mary's reputation for excellence, innovation, and responsiveness in education stems from its vibrant heritage as a Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts institution. An outstanding, committed faculty and staff that value shared inquiry, integrative learning, and student interaction bring these traditions to life in the 21st century. The College is committed to the educational benefits of diversity.


COUN 612: Human Sexuality

Course Description:

This Human Sexuality course is designed for counselors who will encounter topics of sexuality in their professional work with clients and students. It will provide a safe environment for students to acquire increased comfort and understanding of their own sexual attitudes, values, and beliefs, as well as those of others. By the end of the course, students will have an understanding of: (1) the biology and anatomy of human sexuality, (2) the cultural, sociological, psychological and ethical factors related to sexuality, and (3) how to encourage sexual health by helping to educate their clients and facilitating their clients to empower themselves.

Required Qualifications:

Candidates must have an M.S., M.A. or Ph.D. in the relevant area of Counseling or Psychology. Experience teaching at the graduate level or at least 3 years of experience as a practicing clinician (i.e., MFT, PCC, MSW, Clinical or Counseling Psychologist).

Preferred Qualifications:

A Ph.d in Counseling or Psychology is highly desirable. A successful record of teaching experience at the graduate level. Current license in Marriage and Family Therapy or Clinical Counseling or Psychology. A demonstrated commitment to teaching excellence, multicultural/international competence, social justice, clinical expertise, and familiarity with counseling & psychological theory and practice.

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