Assistant Professor in Counselling Psychology
The Faculty of Education at Western University invites applications for a full-time probationary (tenure track) faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor in the area of Counselling Psychology, with responsibilities for teaching in the Counselling Psychology MA and Bachelor of Education programs. The preferred starting date for this position is January 1, 2021, but is negotiable. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
• Teach in the Counselling Psychology program;
• Supervise graduate student research;
• May teach in areas of expertise to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Education program;
• Maintain a strong research and publication program, and obtain external funding;
• Participate in community service within and beyond the Faculty of Education.
• An earned doctorate in psychology;
• Registration or appropriate qualifications to register as a Psychologist with the College of Psychologists of Ontario for the autonomous practice of counselling psychology in the Province of Ontario;
• Evidence of an active research program related to counselling psychology.
Western’s Faculty of Education has been at the leading edge of education in Canada since 1962 and offers educational opportunities at the baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral levels. Believing today’s children are tomorrow’s leaders, the Faculty strives to strengthen the field of education to help ensure every child has the opportunity to flourish. Western’s Faculty of Education collaborates with more than 500 partners in 23 countries, and attracts top faculty members from around the world. The Faculty has conducted numerous provincial, national and international studies that were the first or largest of their kind and is home to five dedicated research centres – the Canadian Research Centre on Inclusive Education, the Centre for Research & Education on Violence Against Women and Children, the Centre for School Mental Health, the Interdisciplinary Centre for Research in Curriculum as a Social Practice, and the Mary J. Wright Research and Education Centre at Merrymount. Western’s Faculty of Education is also home to the Child and Youth Development Clinic. With more than 37,000 alumni residing in Canada and in 35 countries around the world, Western’s Faculty of Education graduates have gone on to have influential careers and become leaders on a global scale. More information on the Faculty of Education can be obtained at http://www.edu.uwo.ca/.
With annual research funding exceeding $220 million, and an international reputation for success, Western ranks as one of Canada's top research-intensive universities. Our research excellence expands knowledge and drives discovery with real-world application. Western also provides an exceptional employment experience, offering competitive salaries, a wide range of employment opportunities and one of Canada's most beautiful campuses.
Interested candidates should submit an application package that includes a letter of application specifying qualifications for the position; a teaching portfolio which includes a teaching philosophy; a statement of teaching interests and evidence of successful teaching experiences such as course evaluations; a description of research accomplishments and plans for future research; an up-to-date curriculum vitae; and the names of three referees along with their contact information to: Dr. Kathy Hibbert, Acting Dean, Faculty of Education, Western University, 1137 Western Road, London, Ontario N6G 1G7, Telephone: (519) 661-2080, Fax: (519) 850-2377. Please ensure that the form available at http://www.uwo.ca/facultyrelations/faculty/Application-FullTime-Faculty-Position-Form.pdf is completed and included in your application submission. Electronic applications may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Review of applications will begin after August 18, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled.
This position is subject to budget approval. Applicants should have fluent written and oral communication skills in English. The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Western University is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, members of racialized groups/visible minorities, Aboriginal (Indigenous) persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, and persons of any gender identity or gender expression.
In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.
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