CUNY Assistant Professor, Substance Abuse Counseling (CASAC) in Brooklyn, New York


The Department of Behavioral Sciences and Human Services at Kingsborough Community College seeks an Assistant Professor, Substance Abuse Counseling (CASAC).

Performs teaching, research and guidance duties in area(s) of expertise. Shares responsibility for committee and department assignments including administrative, supervisory, and other functions. Candidate will teach a range of substance abuse counseling courses including introduction to substance abuse counseling, individual, group and family counseling techniques, confidentiality and ethics, approaches to treatment, compulsive gambling treatment and prevention, and supervision of student fieldwork sites. Additional duties include student advisement, committee participation and continuous scholarly activity.


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.

At least five (5) years of demonstrated expertise in the chemical dependency field with emphasis on chemical dependency treatment practice within NYS-OASAS licensed organizations. Prior college level experience and evidence of scholarly activity preferred.


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.


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Candidates should provide a CV/resume and statement of scholarly interests.


March 5, 2017


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Location: Kingsborough Community College

Job Title: Assistant Professor, Substance Abuse Counseling (CASAC)

Job ID: 16185

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular