Lehman College of The City University of New York — Assistant Professor, School Counseling


The Department of Counseling, Leadership Literacy and Special Education seeks applicants for a tenure-track faculty position in Counselor Education: School Counseling to teach in our CACREP-Accredited, 60-credit, part-time, year-round hybrid M.S.Ed. program. Successful candidates demonstrate excellence in teaching, service, the potential for academic research and publications, and anti-racist, anti-oppressive advocacy and leadership to engage and inspire our economically, culturally, and linguistically diverse Bronx and surrounding community candidates, colleagues, and K-20 schools. Experience in working with diverse populations across intersectional identities is expected, and candidates must demonstrate equity and social justice awareness, knowledge, and skills in school and college access/affordability/admission counseling in ongoing twin pandemics of COVID19 and racism. Finally, the successful applicant has outstanding collaboration skills to engage with program faculty colleagues, alumni, site supervisors, K-20 school and community partners, our advisory council, and candidates to promote and support exemplary program assessment and development.

Duties include:

  1. Teaching graduate courses in Counselor Education: School Counseling M.S.Ed. program
  2. Research and writing for publication in professional counseling journals
  3. Engaging in service to the CLLSE department, School of Education, Lehman College, CUNY, and professional associations/Bronx/NYC community
  4. Collaborating with faculty on projects related to program assessment and development (e.g. new master’s CMHC and doctoral programs, CACREP accreditation, etc.)
  5. Advising students
  6. Participating in professional counseling organizations such as the American Counseling Association, Association for Counselor Education and Supervision, American School Counselor Association, National Association for College Admission Counseling, and state, regional, and city branches

Ph.D. degree in area(s) of experience or equivalent. Also required are the ability to teach successfully, demonstrated scholarship or achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution. Eligible candidates will have earned a Ph.D. in Counselor Education or a related field by August 2022.

  • Earned Ph.D. in Counselor Education or related field
  • Experience with economically, culturally, and linguistically diverse populations
  • Experience with online teaching and digital technology to enhance teaching and learning
  • Knowledge and skills with CACREP standards at the master’s and/or doctoral levels

CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.

Submit in one PDF file: a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statements of teaching and summary of research proposal. In addition, indicate three professional references that may provide strong letters of recommendation if contacted.

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Review of applications will begin March 17, 2022 and continue until a candidate has been identified.

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