California Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS) is an internationally-recognized leader in integral education. CIIS has an enrollment of more than 1,600 students pursuing degrees in a variety of academic programs in its schools of Consciousness and Transformation, Professional Psychology and Health, Undergraduate Studies, and American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine. In addition, CIIS hosts a vibrant art exhibition program through The Arts at CIIS, and offers a dynamic array of events through its Public Programs & Performances division, including workshops, concerts, and conferences. The University provides low-cost mental health and acupuncture services to the San Francisco Bay Area through its 10 award-winning counseling and acupuncture clinics. CIIS is accredited by the Western Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) and Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM).
ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT
The department offers M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in East-West Psychology and focuses on the meeting of Eastern, Western, and Indigenous psychological and spiritual traditions. As an academic field, East-West Psychology constitutes a context for disciplines that explore the interface of psychology and spirituality, including transpersonal and Integral psychology, depth psychology (Jungian, archetypal, and psychoanalytic), consciousness studies, Ecopsychology, Western mystical traditions, Eastern spiritual traditions (Buddhism, Hinduism, and Taoism) Indigenous and shamanic studies, and contemplative psychology. Approaching scholarly conversations with a spirit of dialogical inquiry and mutual transformation in our courses, the department explores the implications of this convergence of disciplines for our diverse and multicultural world.
This commitment also entails bridging psychospiritual growth with social transformation. The department offers an integral transformative education that encourages students to engage in the integration of knowledge and the exploration of multiple ways of knowing.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Duties for this full-time position include:
In reviewing applications, the committee will place high value on:
SALARY AND BENEFITS
Salary commensurate with skills and experience.
NOTE TO CANDIDATE
Background Check: Due to the sensitivity and requirements of our positions, you should expect to undergo and be cleared of an employment background/criminal check, if extended an offer for employment. You may also be asked to provide proof of educational degree(s), licenses or credentials pertinent to the position. If your job requires driving on behalf of CIIS you will be required to provide proof of a valid driver’s license.
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY POLICY
CIIS is committed to providing an open, fair, inclusive, non-discriminatory environment for all individuals across differences of race, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, socio- economic status, ethnicity, age, physical ability, or medical condition. We seek to increase the presence, representation and inclusion of U.S. historically under-represented people of color, international, bilingual and bicultural students, faculty and staff; and, to provide an environment that will attract and retain individuals identified as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning and intersex (LGBTQQI).
Screening begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
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