Assistant Professor – Core Faculty - Counseling and Health Psychology (#19-044CA)


Assistant Professor – Core Faculty - Counseling and Health Psychology (#19-044CA)

Bastyr University, a regionally accredited private institution, is accepting applications for a faculty position in the School of Natural Health Arts and Sciences at the San Diego, California campus and teaching clinic. Instructional duties and responsibilities include teaching didactic courses supporting our weeknight Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology (MACP) program, providing clinical supervision, mentoring and advising students, active involvement in University and Department committees, active involvement in the University community and engagement in scholarly work such as research and publications. Examples of courses to be covered include theory and practice courses in areas such as clinical skills, psychopathology, trauma counseling, group counseling, counseling assessment and intervention, human sexuality, psychopharmacology, and lifespan development. Some psychology courses (e.g., addictions, psychopathology, counseling theories) will be taught to naturopathic medical students as well.


Candidates must have a doctorate in Counseling or Clinical Psychology from an APA accredited institution with doctoral level license eligibility in the State of California. Successful candidates will also have demonstrated commitment to diversity and social justice, health psychology, and experience working within interdisciplinary health care settings.

Bastyr University offers comprehensive benefits and a competitive compensation package.

To Apply: Review of applications will begin July 12, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Position will begin on Sept. 1, 2019. Interested persons should refer to job #19-045CA when submitting a letter of interest, curriculum vita, description of teaching philosophy and experience plus three references with contact information to

Our faculty and staff are committed to achieving our mission by educating students to be future leaders in the natural health arts and sciences. Bastyr University promotes a work environment that allows students, faculty and staff to develop their interests and talents while experiencing a sense of community and a commitment to diversity.

Bastyr University is an equal opportunity institution. We do not discriminate in matters of employment or participation in programs, services or benefits on the basis of gender, race, creed, color, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, individuals with disabilities, genetic information, or veteran status. Our programs, services and facilities are accessible to individuals with disabilities. Please contact the university in advance if you require special accommodation due to a disability.

Special Note: All applicants must prove authorization to work in the United States at the time of a position offer. Individuals must be able to perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation. Any applicants requiring special assistance during the application process should contact the Human Resources department by phone (425) 602-3087 or fax (425) 602-3058 or email

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Assistant Professor – Core Faculty - Counseling and Health Psychology (#19-044CA)