Assistant Professor Department of Psychology, Counseling, and Behavioral Health

Baltimore, MD

Coppin State University

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, serving nearly 3,000 students enrolled in day, evening, weekend, and online courses. The undergraduate students focus of study may be in Psychological Services with/without a Concentration in Alcohol and Substance Abuse, or Rehabilitation Services, leading to a B.S. Degree. Graduate-level training offers a M.S. in Addiction Counseling or a M.Ed. in Rehabilitation Counseling. The full-time faculty position is a ten-month position that includes teaching, advising and Academic Committee Membership responsibilities.

  • Deliver instruction to courses within the department.
  • Develop, present, and consistently maintain an active research and publication agenda.
  • Participation in student advising.
  • Actively support student retention, progression, and graduation of students.
  • Provide service on Departmental, College and University-Wide Committees.
Required Qualifications

  • Must have a Ph.D. in Psychology or Counseling from an accredited university.
  • Experience in teaching courses in Psychology/Counseling with some Research related background.
  • An established record of teaching experience.
  • Research experience that exhibits a scholarly background.
Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge in psychology, counseling, and research.
  • A commitment to cultural diversity and social justice.
  • Excellent communication and collaborative skills.
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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

Posted: 01/20/2022