Monmouth University is seeking applications for an Assistant
Professor in the Professional Counseling department. This position
is for the 2021-2022 academic year and is tenure-track.
The graduate programs in the Department of Professional Counseling
aim to develop mental health professionals who can effectively
address issues of wellness, personal growth, and pathology for the
benefit of a diverse population of clients.
The department offers two distinct graduate degree options:
The Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling prepares
students for licensure as Licensed Professional Counselors (LPC).
This 60-credit program is accredited by the Council for
Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs
(CACREP). This program satisfies the academic requirements for the
LPC by providing course work in the core areas required for
The Master of Arts in Addiction Studies prepares students for
licensure as Licensed Clinical Alcohol and Drug Counselors (LCADC).
This 33-credit track is accredited by the National Addiction
Studies Accreditation Committee (NASAC). This program satisfies the
academic requirements for the LCADC by providing course work in the
core areas required for licensure.
The Graduate Certificate in Professional Counseling is a
twelve-to-eighteen-credit program designed for students who are
completing or have completed a CACREP-accredited Master's degree in
counseling and are in need of additional credits to complete the
educational requirements of the Licensed Professional Counselor
(LPC) licensure in NJ.
Our graduates are expected to contribute to and be leaders in their
field through practice, education, and professional
Required Degree, License or Certifications:
Required Skills or Software:
Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills,
Must be able to treat confidential and sensitive information
Required Years of Experience:
Earned doctoral degree in Counselor Education and Supervision,
preferably from a CACREP-accredited program. Licensed, or
license-eligible, Professional Counselor (LPC) in New Jersey.
Evidence of ability to teach core courses in a graduate counseling
program. Demonstrated, or substantial promise of effectiveness as a
teacher, student advisor and academic leader.
Demonstrated competence in scholarly work and focus on professional
growth consistent with expectations of tenure-track academic
positions. Ability to work constructively with members of the
University community. Evidence of work with diverse
Specialization in Alcohol and Drug Counseling and/or Couples and
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Located along New Jersey's northern coastline, Monmouth University
is a top-tier, private comprehensive institution that is home to
innovative academic programs, expert faculty, and nationally ranked
Division I athletics. The University enrolls approximately 5,700
students in nearly 60 undergraduate and graduate degree programs,
including three doctoral programs.
Small classes geared toward individual attention and immersive
learning experiences that extend beyond the classroom, define the
student experience at Monmouth. The University's dynamic learning
environment empowers students to become active participants in
their education while fully preparing them for life after
graduation. Monmouth's faculty, experts in their respective
disciplines and industries, foster student growth by collaborating
with undergraduates and graduates in their research and
Approximately one hour from New York City and Philadelphia,
Monmouth University sits at the heart of a vibrant culture rich in
history, the arts, technology, and entrepreneurship. The
University's 168-acre coastal campus has been named one of the most
beautiful in the world, and blends the classic elegance of National
Historic Landmarks with state-of-the-art facilities. Recent updates
include a $47 million renovation to the Edison Science Building and
construction of a $16 million stadium, which hosts more than half
of the University's student-athletes.
A multitude of experiences is available just outside the campus
gates. Access Asbury Park's legendary music scene and diverse
cultural opportunities supported by an active LGBTQ community.
Enjoy Red Bank's lively theater and dining hub and Long Branch's
redeveloped waterfront with recreational and upscale shopping
Founded in 1933 as Monmouth Junior College, the institution became
Monmouth College in 1956 and received its university charter in
1995. Today, Monmouth University is listed in U.S. News & World
Report's “Best Colleges,” The Princeton Review's “The Best 382
Colleges,” and Money magazine's “Best Colleges for Your
Monmouth University is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate
diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment
for all employees.