Assistant Professor Department of Psychology, Counseling, and Behavioral Health

Coppin State University
Maryland, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Nov 30, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Education, Counsellor Education, Social & Behavioral Sciences, Other Social & Behavioral Sciences, Psychology, Administrative, Student Affairs, Counseling
Employment Type
Full Time


Coppin State University, a fully accredited institution and a member of the University System of Maryland is accepting applications for a full-time Tenure-Track Assistant Professor, for the Department of Psychology, Counseling and Behavioral Health. Founded in 1900, Coppin is an urban residential historically black university ( HBCU ), serving students enrolled in day, evening, weekend, and online courses. Undergraduate majors available include Applied Psychological Services, with/without a Concentration in Alcohol and Substance Abuse, and Rehabilitation Services, both leading to a B.S. Degree. The Department offers graduate level degree programs in Addiction Counseling (M.S.) and Rehabilitation Counseling (M.Ed.). This full-time faculty position is a ten-month position that includes teaching, advising and academic committee membership responsibilities. The ideal candidate will have experience in teaching Addiction Counseling.

  • An established record of teaching experience
  • A commitment to the retention progression and graduation of the University students.
  • Research experience with the goal of further developing an active research and publication agenda.
  • Excellent communication and collaborative skills.
  • Provide service on Departmental, College and University-Wide Committees.
Required Qualifications

  • An earned doctorate (Ph.D, Ed.D, etc.) in Counselor Education from a CACREP accredited program OR hold a doctoral degree in a related field (i.e., Counseling Psychology).
  • If the doctorate degree was not received from a CACREP accredited program, candidate must have been employed as a full-time faculty member in a counselor education program (preferably with CACREP accreditation) for a minimum of four full academic years before July 1, 2013. Candidates should have experience teaching courses in the area of Addiction Counseling, along with clinical experience in Addiction/Behavioral Health settings.
Preferred Qualifications

  • Demonstrate a record of effectiveness in graduate level teaching and potential for scholarly research.
  • A commitment to social justice and multicultural competence is critical.
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Special Instructions to Applicant

COVID -19 vaccination is required prior to start of work at Coppin State University. Medical and religious exemption requests are accepted and are evaluated on a case-by-case basis. Please submit any/all documents related to this matter to

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