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Faculty Position Opening
Assistant Professor, Minimum One Year Appointment September 2019-May 2020
Graduate Program in Clinical Mental Health Counseling Department at Molloy College

Ph.D. or Ed.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision from a CACREP accredited institution
To Begin Fall 2019 or January 2020

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.

We are currently searching for a faculty member at the assistant 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, school, and college, and (e) involvement in marketing efforts and program development. This position may entail fulfilling the Clinical Coordinator position for the department which comes with one course reduction per semester.

Requirements of Candidates

At a minimum, the 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 December 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 professional counseling, (d) licensed or license-eligible as a mental health 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 immediately, and the search will remain open until the position is filled. The position will begin in September 2019.

To Apply:

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, (5) a teaching philosophy statement, and (6) 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.) For more information about the graduate clinical mental health counseling program, please visit:

Applications should be submitted electronically to the following email address with a completed Molloy College Employment Application to:
or mail to: Molloy College 1000 Hempstead Avenue PO Box 5002 Rockville Centre, New York 11571

Molloy College, an independent, Catholic college, rooted in the Dominican tradition of study, spirituality, service and community, is committed to academic excellence with respect for each person. Through transformative education, Molloy promotes a lifelong search for truth and the development of ethical leadership.

All Molloy College employees are expected to display an understanding of and a commitment to the College’s mission and core values; foster relationships with a spirit of inclusivity, compassion and respect; appreciate and celebrate differences and support a welcoming and hospitable environment that is responsive and helpful to all members of the Molloy community and beyond.

Women, minorities, persons with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.

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