Central Connecticut State University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in the Department of Counseling & Family Therapy. The successful candidate will teach graduate courses in marriage and family therapy (MFT) and contribute actively and effectively to student growth, service, and scholarship. Candidates are expected to be committed to multiculturalism and working with a diverse student body.
The Marriage and Family Therapy program was accredited in 1995 and was licensed as a degree-granting program in 1998. The program supports a common-factors approach to teaching systems theory and MFT based on the Metaframeworks paradigm. The program has an Evening Track and Weekend Cohort Track, and offers a specialization practicum in School-based Family Therapy. The program is highly diverse in respect to ethnicity/race (63% Caucasian; 21% Black/African-American; 8% Latino/Latina; 5% Native American; and 3% Asian).
Earned doctorate in MFT or a related discipline (ABD candidates will be considered; completion is required within one year of appointment);
Clinical experience in Marriage and Family Therapy
Commitment to excellence in teaching;
Expertise in MFT training and supervision;
Qualified to teach core counseling courses (theory and techniques, group counseling, ethics);
Qualified to teach courses in MFT;
Demonstrate experience for research and scholarship;
Commitment to serving culturally diverse communities.
Successful teaching experience in higher education;
Demonstrated experience for mentoring and supervising graduate students;
Demonstrated capacity to conduct, administer, and sustain research
AAMFT Approved Supervisor designation;
Graduate from a COAMFTE accredited program.
For full consideration, applications must be received by April 15, 2019. Salary and rank are commensurate with education and experience. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Faxed ormailed copies will not be accepted.
Central Connecticut State University is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.
Internal Number: C19-073
About Central Connecticut State University
Central Connecticut State University is one of four universities in the Connecticut State Colleges & Universities system. Excellent professors and a wide array of academic programs prepare students for success in whatever field they choose. As of fall 2018, CCSU serves approximately 12,200 students - 9,500 undergraduates, and 2,700 graduates. CCSU is richly diverse: more than 34 percent of students are of traditional minority heritage.
CCSU is located in New Britain, a city with a population of some 70,000, within a 10-minute drive to the state capital of culture-rich Hartford. CCSU is currently in a large-scale community engagement initiative, designed to more effectively embrace our communities as the “steward of central Connecticut.” Pursuing a range of partnership arrangements with area businesses, schools, agencies, and more, this initiative will create significant new opportunities for student internships, faculty research, as well as an expanding array of cultural collaborations with the New Britain Symphony Orchestra, city theatres, the world-renowned New Britain Museum of American Art, and other area attractions.