James M. Benshoff

Counseling and Educational Development (CED) Department
James Benshoff

Professor Emeritus
Email: benshoff@uncg.edu
Office: 220 Curry Building

Research Interest

  • Leadership
  • Groups
  • Consultation
  • Peer supervision
  • Clinical supervision
  • Teaching technologies


  • Ph.D. in Counseling and Development, The American University
  • M.Ed. in Counseling and Development, George Mason University
  • A.B. in English, The College of William and Mary


Dr. Benshoff brings his leadership experience in professional counseling organizations, as well as at UNCG, to his doctoral courses in leadership and consultation. He has made significant contributions to teaching in the department and with doctoral students, particularly around use of technology in teaching and online teaching. Dr. Benshoff’s other areas of expertise include clinical supervision and group leadership, process, and dynamics. He is a dedicated teacher and the author of more than 50 professional publications, including instructional videos.

Link to Dr. Benshoff’s CV