Adjunct Faculty for MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

McKendree University’s MA Clinical Mental Health Counseling program welcomes applications for Adjunct Faculty to support the academic learning of MA students in the counseling program.  This position is responsible for teaching in our degree programs taught primarily in a face-to-face format.  Area of specialization is open however, candidates must be prepared to teach one or more courses related to counseling research methods, and other counseling curriculum focused on foundational learning and / or clinical counseling skill development.  Courses are offered in 8-week and 16-week sessions during the fall, spring, and summer terms.

The successful candidate will have:

  • A Master’s degree in counseling or a closely related field. A Doctorate degree is preferred.
  • Clinical licensure (LCPC preferable, LCSW).
  • A record of dedication to teaching with face-to-face and hybrid instructional experience.

McKendree University is a private university located in the historic city of Lebanon, Illinois, 25 minutes from downtown St. Louis.  With a total enrollment of over 2,500 students, McKendree offers undergraduate and graduate programs on campus, online, and at off-site locations in Southern Illinois. 

Interviews will begin immediately. Qualified candidates should complete and submit the McKendree Employment Application and send a letter of interest referencing Job #CMH70 with a resume/CV, copies of transcripts (official required upon hire) and contact information for three professional references to the Director of Human Resources at

McKendree is an ADA/EEO/Vet/Disabled employer committed to enhancing the cultural and gender diversity of the campus. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.