The Werklund School of Education, University of Calgary, invites applications for an appointment at the tenure-track rank of Assistant Professor, or with tenure as Associate Professor, with research, professional practice, clinical expertise, and teaching experience in the area of Counselling Psychology. Preference will be given to those applicants with expertise in school counselling, LGBTQ2+ mental health, or Indigenous counselling for children and adolescents. Previous professional experience in K-12 school-based settings working with children, youth, and their families is a strong asset.

The area offers a PhD and a thesis-based MSc in counselling psychology, with a course-based school counselling MEd program currently in development. The programs follow a scientist practitioner model of training and feature a strong commitment to social justice. Areas of strength for faculty in our program are: (a) community-engaged counselling, research, and advocacy; (b) diversity, intersectionality and marginalized groups; and (c) critical and systemic approaches to mental health and wellbeing, with a particular focus on youth, family, and school wellbeing.

The appointments will commence July 1, 2024, or at a mutually agreeable date.


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