Adjunct Professors in Master of Arts in School Counseling and Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Northwestern College invites applications for adjunct faculty positions in the master’s in school counseling and clinical mental health counseling programs, beginning May 2022. Candidates will be expected to teach courses in a fully online program.

Required Qualifications: Applicants must have relevant preparation and experience in relation to the courses they teach. Applicants must possess a minimum of a master’s degree and licensure as a mental health professional or school counselor in the jurisdiction in which they live.

Preferred Qualifications: Applicants will have an earned doctoral degree in counselor education and supervision, preferably from a CACREP-accredited program, with two years' experience teaching in a CACREP-accredited program.

We seek faculty invested in teaching, in a program of scholarly activity, and in the mission of excellence in the liberal arts as a vital expression of commitment to Christ’s redemptive work in the world.

The candidates will exhibit a love of Christ, an embrace of the Gospel, and support for the college’s mission as expressed in our Statement of Christian IdentityVision for Learning and Vision for Diversity. Northwestern College is affiliated with the Reformed Church in America.

Northwestern College seeks to more fully reflect the cultural and ethnic diversity of the body of Christ in its faculty, staff, administration and students. Women and candidates from historically underrepresented groups are enthusiastically encouraged to apply.

Northwestern College is registered as a business to hire adjuncts who live in the following states: California, Colorado, Georgia, Iowa, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, South Dakota, Texas and Washington. We are only able to consider candidates who live and work in one of these states.

Apply online below and send a letter of interest in which you (1) describe your teaching experience and (2) scholarly trajectory; and (3) discuss how the following statements would inform and shape your teaching and scholarship: our Statement of Christian IdentityVision for Learning and Vision for Diversity. Include a current curriculum vitae/resume and send to

Review of applications will begin on Jan. 3, 2022, and continue until the position is filled.


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