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Full-Time Tenure-Track Position, Graduate Program in Clinical Mental Health Counseling Department Molloy College.

Ph.D. or Ed.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision from a CACREP accredited institution To Begin Fall 2019

Our New York State approved Clinical Mental Health Counseling graduate program is conducting a search for a doctoral level (Ph.D. or Ed.D.) counselor educator position who is licensed or license eligible as a mental health counselor in New York State.

Located just 20 miles from Manhattan, Molloy students and faculty experience a strong sense of community and are committed to a culture that values service, diversity, inclusion and academic excellence with respect for every person.

Molloy, an independent Catholic college based in Rockville Centre, was founded in 1955. The College serves a student population of approximately 4,500 undergraduate and graduate students. Molloy students can earn degrees in a variety of outstanding academic programs, including nursing, business, education, social work, psychology and counseling, music therapy and many more. The College was recently named a “Best Value” school by Money Magazine.

Our institution is built on core values that emphasize academic excellence, civic engagement, community service, multiculturalism, innovation, and collaboration across disciplines and professional fields. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates, but especially from individuals who contribute to the diversity of our academic community. Molloy College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. For additional information on Molloy College, visit

We are currently searching for a tenure-track, faculty member at the assistant or associate level for the Master of Science (M.S.) Program in Clinical Mental Health Counseling (CMHC) at Molloy College. This New York State approved Clinical Mental Health Counseling program is committed to CACREP accreditation. The M.S. in CMHC program provides our graduates with academically rigorous courses, incorporating clinical skills training with evidence-based counseling principles. Faculty have multiple opportunities to engage in interdisciplinary research and scholarly activities.

The faculty position entails the following responsibilities: (a) teaching graduate courses in the master of science in clinical mental health counseling program (b) supervising and mentoring graduate students in the master of science in clinical mental health counseling program (c) maintaining a record of scholarly productivity through peer-reviewed publications and conference presentations (d) providing service to the department, division, and college, and (e) involvement in the accreditation process, marketing efforts, and program development. This position may also entail fulfilling the Clinical Coordinator position for the department which comes with one course reduction per semester.

Requirements of Candidates

At a minimum, the Assistant Professor position requires a completed doctorate from a CACREP-accredited Counselor Education program. Candidates who have not graduated from a CACREP accredited doctoral program will not be considered. Strong applicants who have completed all degree requirements except for the dissertation will be considered, but the doctoral degree must be completed by September 2019.

Preference will be given to applicants who possess the following characteristics: (a) experience instructing courses in counselor education and human services, (b) history of scholarship as evidenced by presentations, publications, and/or grant work, (c) post-master’s experience in clinical mental health counseling, (d) licensed or license-eligible as a professional clinical counselor in New York State, (e) experience in clinical supervision (f) demonstrated awareness of issues affecting diverse populations, and (g) membership and leadership in ACA or its affiliated organizations. Candidates who have a specialty in counseling skills, mental health counseling foundations, group counseling, quantitative research, and social justice and advocacy and who possess a strong counselor identity will be given priority.

Deadline for Application

The formal review of applications will commence May 15th, and the search will remain open until the position is filled. The position will begin in September 2019. The position may also begin July 1st if the candidate is available.


Applications should be submitted electronically to the following e-mail: or mail to: Molloy College1000 Hempstead Avenue PO Box 5002Rockville Centre, New York 11571

A complete application will include the following elements: (1) a letter of intent that describes how well the applicant satisfies the required and preferred qualifications listed above and how the applicant will specifically contribute to the success of the clinical mental health counseling program, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) unofficial transcripts of all graduate work, (4) a sample of scholarly writing, and (5) the names of at least three professional references. (For applicants who reach the candidate stage, official transcripts and at least three letters of recommendation will also be required.) Please also complete the Molloy College Employment Application.

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