Spring 2022 Adjunct Faculty COUN 522-02
Oct 21, 2021
Nov 18, 2021 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time
Per course adjunct faculty for the Counseling
program's course, COUN 522-02.
Founded in 1863, Saint Mary's is a residential campus nestled 20
miles east of San Francisco in the picturesque Moraga Valley.
ased in the Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts traditions, Saint
Mary's currently enrolls more than 4,000 students from diverse
backgrounds in undergraduate and graduate programs. The De La Salle
Christian Brothers, the largest teaching order of the Roman
Catholic Church, guide the spiritual and academic character of the
As a comprehensive and independent institution, Saint Mary's offers
undergraduate and graduate programs integrating liberal and
professional education. Saint Mary's reputation for excellence,
innovation, and responsiveness in education stems from its vibrant
heritage as a Catholic, Lasallian and Liberal Arts institution. An
outstanding, committed faculty and staff that value shared inquiry,
integrative learning, and student interaction bring these
traditions to life in the 21st century. The College is committed to
the educational benefits of diversity.
COUN 522-02 - Issues in Intercultural Counseling and Social
February 10 - May 19, 2022, Thursday, 7:15pm - 10:00pm
COUN 522 is a 3-unit graduate counseling course that is required
for all SMC students earning a master’s degree in counseling across
all counseling specializations in the COUN department.
Intercultural Counseling and Social Justice is designed to address
the social and political context of counseling individuals,
families,and groups with diverse identities and social locations.
Other areas of investigationinclude the intersections of race,
ethnicity, class, gender, sexual orientation, age,physical ability,
and the impact of oppression. Intercultural communication patterns
andmulticultural counseling theory and practice are emphasized,
along with the role of thecounselor as an advocate, ally, and agent
of social change.
Candidates must have an M.A., M.S., or Ph.D. in the relevant area
of Counseling,Psychology, or a related field. Candidates must also
have at least 2 years experience teaching at the graduate level in
Counseling, Psychology, or a related area, or at least 3 years of
experience as a practicing clinician (e.g., MFT, PCC, clinical or
counseling psychologist), school-based mental health professional
(e.g., school counselor or school psychologist), or counselor in a
higher education setting (e.g., college/university).
A Ph.D. in Counseling or Psychology is highly desirable. A current
license in Marriage & Family Therapy, Professional Clinical
Counseling, or Psychology, or a Pupil Personnel Services Credential
in School Counseling, Social Work, or School Psychology. A
demonstrated commitment to teaching excellence,
multicultural/international competence, social justice, clinical
expertise, and familiarity with counseling theory and
To apply, visit https://apply.interfolio.com/97566