May 1, 2003, Gazette
Director, Memorial University Counselling
A division of Student Affairs and Services
Applications are invited for the position of Director of
the Counselling Centre, Memorial University. The appointment, at the rank
of Associate or Full Professor in Counselling, is a renewable five-year
term, starting Sept. 1, 2003, and is subject to budgetary approval.
The Director reports to the Dean of Student Affairs and is responsible
for the management and administrative oversight of the Counselling Centre,
the Blundon Centre for Students with Disabilities, and the Campus Chaplaincy.
Candidates should have expertise in personal counselling and strong administrative
abilities. Required qualifications include a doctorate in professional
psychology, registration with the Newfoundland Board of Examiners in Psychology,
and at least five years of experience in an academic setting. Preferred
qualifications include five or more years of professional experience in
a comprehensive academic counselling centre and a proven track record
of scholarly or research activities.
The Counselling Centre offers a wide range of services for students, including
personal counselling, career counselling, and academic support, and is
committed to multi-disciplinary graduate training at the master’s
and doctoral levels.
Applicants should send a curriculum vitae, the names of three referees,
and a statement outlining how the Counselling Centre might develop under
the applicant's directorship to:
Dr. Elizabeth Church
Chair, Search Committee
St John’s, NL A1C 5S7
e-mail: echurch@ mun.ca
The closing date for receipt of applications is May 22,
In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, preference will
be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada. Memorial
University is committed to employment equity.