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Clinical Assistant Professor (C/T)

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 Universityof Colorado – School of Education & Human Development

Assistant Professor, Clinical Teaching Track

The Counseling Program

School of Education & Human Development

Position Number 350214/Requisition #17422

The University of ColoradoDenver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitmentto creating an inclusive learning and working environment.  We value theability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diversebackgrounds.


The School of Education & Human Development at the University of Colorado Denver is seeking nominations and applications for the position of Assistant Professor, Clinical Teaching Track in the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) accredited Counseling Program.


The University of Colorado Denver is one of four campuses in the University of Colorado System.  As Colorado’s only public urban research university, CU Denver educates a diverse student body through quality academics, ambitious research, creative work and civic engagement in the city we call home. In 2018, the campus served 15,232 students – 11,013 undergraduates and 3,766 graduate students. We offer 112 degree programs -- 40 undergraduate degrees, 58 master’s degrees and 14 doctoral degrees through our eight schools and colleges: College of Architecture and Planning, College of Arts & Media, Business School, School of Education & Human Development, College of Engineering, Design and Computing, Graduate School, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and School of Public Affairs. The School of Education & Human Development is ranked among the top schools for education according to U.S. News & World Report. We attract students who are passionate about careers in teaching and mental health. We match their passion with an education that is rooted in diversity, technology, proven approaches and real-world practice.

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Rank: Assistant Professor, Clinical Teaching Track 
Position availability: August 2020


Major Responsibilities:

  • Teach graduate courses in the Counseling Program in Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) core areas, specifically: foundations, techniques of counseling, advanced techniques, career counseling, group counseling, multicultural and social justice counseling, supervision of practicum and internship; possibly teach in the undergraduate B.S in Addictions and Recovery

  • Infuse multicultural and diversity issues in all courses 

  • Participate in faculty meetings; provide committee service in the Counseling Program and the School of Education & Human Development

  • Must be open to using electronic media for instruction, such as Canvas, as courses at CU Denver can be offered as face-to-face or hybrid formats.    

Employment Conditions: 
This is a full-time academic year, non-tenure-track position. Opportunity for summer teaching is available. 

Salary and Benefits

Salary iscommensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers afull benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, includingeligibility, is located at Employee Services.


University ofColorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is dedicated to ensuring a safe andsecure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist inachieving that goal, we conduct background checks for all new employees priorto their employment.


The ImmigrationReform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility bedocumented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work. Alternativeformats of this ad are available upon request for persons with disabilities.


Yourtotal compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University ofColorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributionsthat add to your bottom line.

  Benefits: https://www.cu.edu/employee-services/benefits.

TotalCompensation Calculator: https://www.cu.edu/employee-services/total-compensation


Diversityand Equity:

 Pleaseclick here for information on disability accommodations: http://www.ucdenver.edu/about/departments/HR/jobs/Pages/JobsatCUDenver.aspx  

TheUniversity of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed torecruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrativestaff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect,communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnicminorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University ofColorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.


Address inquiries about the application process or submission of application materials to: [email protected].

Address inquiries regarding the faculty position to the search committee chair: Dr. Troyann I. Gentile at [email protected]


-A doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision from a CACREP accreditedprogram.

-Commitment to the professional fields of Counseling andCounselor Education as evidenced by education, teaching, clinical experience,and professional affiliations (such as Association for Counselor Education andSupervision and the American Counseling Association).

-Demonstrated success or potential success forgraduate-level teaching and advising and undergraduate teaching

-Licensed or license eligible as a Licensed ProfessionalCounselor, or School Counselor in the state of Colorado. If hired, must be ableto obtain License in Colorado within 6 months.


-Evidence of cultural competency and inclusion in clinical work.

-Demonstrate bilingual (Spanish and English) competencies inworking with culturally and linguistically diverse individuals and families.

-Clear evidence that race, ethnicity, class, gender, sexualorientation, religion, and veteran status and/or other social justice issuesare addressed in syllabi, teaching, and supervision.

-Experience working with graduate students in instruction,supervision, and mentoring activities.

- Experience with addictions and recovery and the CAC certifications 

Job Category: Faculty
Primary Location: Denver
Schedule: Full-time
Posting Date: Oct 3, 2019
Unposting Date: Ongoing




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Posted: 10/4/2019
Application Due: 12/3/2019
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