Boston University School of Medicine seeks a qualified candidate for a full-time faculty member in the Mental Health Counseling and Behavioral Medicine Program (MHCBM) in the Department of Psychiatry at the Assistant Professor level. The anticipated start date is fall of 2018. The MHCBM is uniquely positioned in a medical school environment and is physically connected to Boston Medical Center, a safety net hospital. The location of the program allows for exceptional teaching, training, practice, and research opportunities.
The individual selected will be responsible for teaching two 3-credit courses each fall and spring semester, with additional opportunities to teach in the summer terms. Additional responsibilities include student advisement and mentoring, serving on program, department, and university committees, service to the community, and engaging in scholarship and grant funded activities.
An earned doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision from a CACREP accredited program is required. Applicants must also have former teaching and clinical experience, and demonstrate a strong professional affiliation for the counseling profession, specifically counselor education. The successful applicant will be licensed or license eligible in the state of Massachusetts.
In addition, preferred qualifications include:
Background in neuroscience
Background in psychopharmacology
Background and commitment to integrated health care
Teaching experience in a masters’ level counselor education program
Demonstrated commitment to diversity
Potential for professional leadership and/or scholarship at the national level
Successful history of grant funding
How to Apply:
Applicants should submit their cover letter and CV, unofficial graduate transcripts, along with names, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses for 3 references. Review of applications will begin on January 10th, and will continue until the position is filled.
For additional questions concerning the position, please contact Laurie Craigen, search coordinator and Assistant Professor in the MHCBM program at email@example.com or 617-414-2368.
Boston University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive, commensurate with experience
The Clinical Mental Health Counseling and Behavioral Medicine Program is a two-year Master of Arts program designed to meet the educational requirements for licensure as a Mental Health Counselor in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as granted by the Massachusetts Board of Allied Mental Health Professions. We work closely with students to ensure that they meet requirements for licensure in states all across the country.