Jan Term 2024 Adjunct Faculty COUN 713 01: Perspectives on Gender

Saint Mary’s College of California

Moraga, CA

ID: 7193980 (Ref.No. 4788612)
Posted: November 15, 2023
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Location: Moraga, CA
Open Date: Nov 10, 2023

Description:Per course adjunct faculty for the Counseling program's course, COUN 713 - 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 713 Perspectives on Gender: Wednsedays 4:30 PM - 9:45 PM

This two (2) unit graduate counseling course serves as an introduction to the psychology of gender, with an emphasis on the psycho-social effects of the "genderization" of women and men from an ecosystemic, multicultural, feminist perspective. History, theories, research, and constructs regarding the personal-political implications of sexism and gender norms are examined. Non-sexist and gender-fair counseling approaches and research methods are delineated; attention is paid to gender-specific issues pertinent to mental health and well-being.

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, 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 & Family Therapy, Professional 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.

To apply, visit https://apply.interfolio.com/136477jeid-945393250a130349b21806695d30cd0c

We envision a community that goes beyond tolerance of differences to one guided by social justice, cultural competence and engaged citizenship. We know we can reach greater heights of excellence by learning from diverse people.