Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program, Assistant or Associate Professor | Work at Judson University Christian College

Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program, Assistant or Associate Professor

Job Summary

This position is a full-time, professional track faculty position, starting AY 2021-2022. This faculty member will be responsible for teaching in and mentoring students enrolled in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling program.

Primary Responsibilities

Essential Functions:

  • Teach courses in the Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling Program at both the Elgin and Rockford Campuses.
  • Teach courses virtually as needed.
  • Teach courses in the Master’s in Human Services Program as needed.
  • Teach in the Bachelor’s in Human Services program as needed.
  • Teach in the Bachelor’s in Psychology program as needed.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Remain professionally active, keeping pace with current teaching, and learning theories and developments in the Program field.
  • Participate in all Division of Professional Studies staff development, training events and outside meetings as agreed upon by the Department Chair and/or Administration.
  • Participate on all committees which are assigned.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Department Chair and/or Administration.
  • Upon agreement with the Department Chair, office hours will be determined and posted.
  • Doctoral degree in Counselor Education and Supervision, preferably from a CACREP accredited institution, OR doctoral degree in a related field with full-time employment experience as Counselor Education faculty for a minimum of one full academic year before July 1, 2013.
  • Certification and/or licensure related to counseling specialty.
  • Commitment to Christ-centered Christian higher education.
  • Demonstrate an active and growing Christian faith.
  • Support Christian liberal arts education, with the ability to integrate faith in the discipline in an engaging and compelling manner.
  • One year of full-time, higher education faculty teaching experience preferred.
  • Ability to promote the Program and represent Judson University to various stakeholders, both within and outside the University, and to work collegially with them
  • Ability to assist with recruitment for the Program.
  • Ability to interact well with Division of Professional Studies faculty, present and prospective students, staff and visitors, as well as other offices, departments and faculty within Judson University.
  • Ability to work well with many individuals with diverse issues and needs.
  • Active service to the community as a representative of the Division of Professional Studies and Judson University, in general.

Rank and salary based on qualifications, education, and work experience.

Contact Information

Applicants must provide a complete application packet including:

  • Letter of application
  • Faculty application
  • Curriculum vitae, and
  • Unofficial transcripts of both undergraduate and graduate work (official transcripts will be required upon hiring) and

Please submit all application materials to: Mrs. Christina Cariello, Executive Assistant to the Provost, at


The position will remain open until filled. The appointment will begin August 1, 2021.

About Judson University

Judson University is a Christian institution representing the Church at work in higher education. Its campus is located along the picturesque Fox River in the city of Elgin just 45 miles northwest of Chicago, Judson is home to over 1,200 students from 36 states and 26 countries. We offer more than 50 undergraduate majors, minors, and pre-professional programs; 7 master’s degrees and three doctoral programs.

Judson University has an established policy of equal academic and employment opportunity. This policy is applied to all qualified students, employees, and applicants for admission or employment, in all University programs and activities, without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, or military or veteran status.

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