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Central Connecticut State University invites applications for a full-time (10-month), tenure-track position in the Department of Counselor Education and Family Therapy. The successful candidate will teach graduate level courses in counselor education and contribute actively and effectively to student growth, service, and scholarship. Candidates are expected to be committed to multiculturalism and working with a diverse student body. The regular teaching load is 12 hours per academic semester with evening classes required.


Required Qualifications:

Earned doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision from a CACREP-accredited doctoral program (ABD candidates may be considered; however, completion of degree must occur no later than the end of the first academic year of appointment)
Experience in practicing clinical mental health and/or clinical rehabilitation counseling
Demonstrate the potential or has experience in teaching core counselor education courses (e.g., theory, techniques, group counseling, ethics, etc.)
Demonstrate the potential or has experience in providing counselor training and clinical supervision
Demonstrate the potential or has experience developing and completing a productive research agenda in the counselor education field
Licensed as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in the State of Connecticut (or equivalent licensure issued by another state)
Committed to serving culturally, ethnically and linguistically diverse communities
Preferred Qualifications:

Experience in teaching at a higher education institution
Experience in advising, mentoring, and supervising graduate students
Experience in program development and accreditation
The University:

CCSU is one of four universities in the Connecticut State Colleges & Universities system.  Excellent professors and a wide array of academic programs prepare students for success in whatever field they choose.  As of fall 2018, CCSU serves approximately 12,200 students – 9,500 undergraduates, and 2,700 graduates.  CCSU is richly diverse: more than 34 percent of students are of traditional minority heritage.  Visit our web site at


The Community:

CCSU is located in New Britain, a city with a population of some 70,000, within a 10-minute drive to the state capital of culture-rich Hartford.  CCSU is currently in a large-scale community engagement initiative, designed to more effectively embrace our communities as the “steward of central Connecticut.”  Pursuing a range of partnership arrangements with area businesses, schools, agencies, and more, this initiative will create significant new opportunities for student internships, faculty research, as well as an expanding array of cultural collaborations with the New Britain Symphony Orchestra, city theatres, the world-renowned New Britain Museum of American Art, and other area attractions.


Application and Appointment:

For full consideration, applications must be received by end of day on by end of day on April 2, 2019.  Salary and rank are commensurate with education and experience. Incomplete applications will not be considered.


Please electronically submit the following in a SINGLE FILE to

Letter of interest addressing all the qualifications for the position
Current curriculum vitae
A statement of research interest
A statement of teaching philosophy
Names of three current professional references with addresses, email addresses, and telephone numbers
For ABD candidates, letter from dissertation advisor stating anticipated date of completion
Please redact any personally identifiable information (i.e., SSN, DOB, marital status, country of origin) from any documents submitted. Faxed or mailed copies will not be accepted.

Serious and qualified applicants who desire additional information may contact Dr. Reginald W. Holt, Search Committee Chair, at

Central Connecticut State University is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.

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