Adjunct Faculty - Introduction to LGBTQ Counseling
- Salary Range: Approx. $1040 per credit
- Department: School of Graduate Studies
- Closing Date: Open until filled
NUNM’s School of Graduate Studies is seeking an adjunct academic faculty member to teach the course Introduction to LGBTQ Counseling. Adjunct faculty members perform instructional duties and responsibilities in accordance with the philosophy, mission, policies, and procedures of the College and appropriate to the individual assignment. The relationship of the faculty member to the student is one of teacher, mentor and facilitator of learning.
Program: Master of Science in Integrative Mental Health
Course Name: GSMH 712E – Introduction to LGBTQ Counseling
Term: Spring 2019
Course Credits: 3
This course offers an overview of sexual orientation and gender identity with a focus on gaining professional competency for working with LGBTQ clients. Specific topics include LGBTQ history, heteronormativity, the experience of coming out, definitions of terminology used, and how to support LGBTQ clients and their relationships. Students will explore these topics through experiential exercises, psychological research, popular media depictions, and guest lecturers.
Applicants must have education, experience, skill and knowledge in the area they will be teaching. Master’s degree required, doctoral degree preferred.