Program Director - Doctorate Counselor Education and Supervision - Adler University in Chicago Illinois

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Adler University

Chicago, Illinois 60602

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Adler University (Formerly known as Adler School of Professional Psychology) is seeking qualified candidates to fill one full time core faculty position for the M. A. in Counseling: Specialization in Clinical Mental Health Counseling program starting summer 2015.

Adler University is founded on an important idea: Our health resides in our community life and connections. This is what drives our groundbreaking curricula and commitment to social responsibility, from our campuses in downtown Chicago and Vancouver and through Adler Online. We work with those courageous enough to want to change the world.  Our doctoral and master's programs—many of them nationally recognized in fast-growing fields—prepare students to lead social change in the fields of psychology and mental health, criminal justice and public safety, business, public policy, and advocacy. 

Duties include overseeing the operation of the doctoral program, teaching both MA and doctoral courses, advising and mentoring students, participation in institutional and departmental committees, admission efforts, advising/ mentoring students, as well as support of department and institutional initiatives. Candidates must be willing to align with the University’s mission and values which is training socially responsible practitioners, engaging communities, and advancing social justice. 

Candidates are required to have a doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision, preferably from a CACREP-accredited program, experienced in leading a counseling program, program evaluation and assessment, teaching and advising doctoral students, guiding dissertations, supervision of doctoral practicum/internship students, and eligibility for Illinois counselor licensure. Preference will be given to those have expertise in quantitative or qualitative research and Assessment/Appraisal, and are familiar with the CACREP accreditation process. This position requires the teaching of evening and weekend classes. Candidates are also expected to demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and an ability to collaborate effectively with students, faculty, and professional staff.


Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position has been filled. Applicants should submit electronically a curriculum vita, three professional recommendation letters with contact information, and a letter of interest. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. A range of full benefits are provided and are detailed further on the employment page of our website.

Equal Opportunity Employer
It is the policy of Adler University that all persons are entitled to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) protection. The University does not discriminate against any individual for employment because of age, religion, race, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, marital status, physical or mental disability, military status (including unfavorable discharge from the military), or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law.

Keyword Phrases

  • Program Evaluation and Assessment
  • Teaching
  • Supervision of practicum/internship students
  • online/blended formats
  • Guiding Dissertations
  • Qualitative/Quantitative Research
  • Assessment/Appraisal
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Department Chair
Type of Faculty:Non-Tenure Track
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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