Clinical Assistant Professor of Marriage and Family Therapy, August 2022
Department Location Category Status
MFT Orange Faculty Full-time
The Marriage and Family Therapy (MFT) Program, within the Crean College of
Health and Behavioral Sciences at Chapman University, seeks applicants for a
non-tenure track, Clinical Assistant Professor of Marriage and Family Therapy
beginning in August 2022.
Chapman University is a nationally-ranked institution offering traditional
undergraduate and graduate programs in the heart of Orange County, one of
Southern California's most diverse and vibrant regions. The University
achieved R2 status in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher
Education, a distinction held by just 10 percent of all U.S. universities and
is ranked as 124th among Best National Universities by US News and World
Report (2021). Our faculty include academic leaders who excel in research,
publishing and world-class teaching in our 11 schools and colleges, including
Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences. Dedicated to forward-looking,
personalized education, we create an environment for unlimited achievement by
both our students and faculty. More information about the University and Crean
College of Health and Behavioral Sciences is available at
https: // www. chapman.edu/crean
The University is dedicated to enhancing diversity and inclusion in all
aspects of recruitment and employment. More information on diversity and
inclusion at Chapman University is available at
https: // www. chapman.edu/diversity.
A doctoral degree in Marriage and Family Therapy or closely related field,
preferably from a COAMFTE accredited institution is required. We will consider
applicants with degree completion by Fall 2022. Candidates must be license
eligible as an MFT in California and be able to supervise MFT trainees.
Applicants must be will willing to obtain the AAMFT Approved Supervisor
Designation or be an AAMFT Approved Supervisor Candidate working towards
achieving this designation.
Candidates should have prior university teaching experience, be actively
involved in direct clinical services, possess program leadership potential,
and demonstrate a strong commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Candidates with a current MFT license and supervision privileges will be given
The faculty member will be expected to teach a wide range of graduate courses
in the MFT program with a special emphasis on group/individual supervision
taught in our on-site MFT training clinic, as well as in interdisciplinary
collaborations in the community. The faculty member will be expected to teach
24 units per academic year. Because the position is non-tenure track, the
faculty member will be expected to contribute to university/professional
service and be involved in the MFT program's re-accreditation efforts, but
will not be expected to produce a consistent record of scholarship.
Qualified candidates should electronically submit the following materials to
Academic Jobs Online at https: // academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/19360
Items should be addressed to Dr. Brennan Peterson, MFT Search Committee Chair.
1. Chapman Faculty Employment Application
2. Letter of application including why the candidate is an excellent fit for
3. Curriculum Vitae
4. Student teaching evaluations
5. Three letters of recommendation addressing the candidates teaching
experience, supervision strengths, and leadership potential
Further inquiries can be directed to the Faculty Search Chair, Dr. Brennan
Peterson, care of Christy Dumaual at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Application reviews will begin immediately and will continue until the
position is filled. Salary is competitive and will be commensurate with
experience. This position is contingent on final budget approval. Successful
completion of a criminal background check is required for the final candidate.
Download a copy of the Chapman Faculty Application for Employment here.
Chapman University is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a
diverse and inclusive academic global community. The University is dedicated
to enhancing diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruitment and
employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender
identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status,
physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, military and
veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information or any other
characteristic protected by state or federal law. The University is committed
to achieving a diverse faculty and staff and encourages members of
underrepresented groups to apply.
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