of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Illinois Counseling Center is hiring two or more clinical
counselors. A successful candidate will have solid experience and expertise in serving
college student populations. There are
openings for a generalist with strong demonstrated interest and experience in
one or more of the following desired clinical and outreach areas on student
concerns: Body Image and Eating Disturbances; International; Native American;
Crisis/Triage Management; Middle-Eastern and North African Diaspora; and
Latinx. Licensed and mid-career clinicians are strongly encouraged to apply.
The Center is an accredited training site through the American Psychological
Association (APA) with over 50 staff, which includes clinicians, doctoral
interns, academic professional staff, and administrative staff as well as
graduate assistants, undergraduate paraprofessionals, and practicum counselors.
University of Illinois is located in the twin cities of Champaign and Urbana in
central Illinois. The campus is situated between the three major metropolitan
areas of Chicago, Indianapolis, and St. Louis and is considered one of the top
comprehensive research public universities in the nation. Our staff works on
campus with an academically talented and ethnically diverse student population,
including 21 percent international students, 15 percent Asian students, 10
percent Latino/a students, 5 percent African American students, and 3 percent
multiracial students, for a total enrollment of over 50,000 students. The
University of Illinois is a traditional residential campus with nearly 10,500
students living in campus housing.
of Illinois Counseling Center employees enjoy a high quality of life with
excellent compensation; competitive health, dental, retirement, and vision
benefits; and education assistance programs. Individuals with diverse
backgrounds, experience and ideas who embrace and value diversity and
inclusivity are encouraged to apply.
primary function of this position is to serve as a generalist for clinical
service provision. Additionally, the successful candidate will be a
well-rounded professional, who works comfortably both individually and as a
team member in providing effective outreach and prevention programs. Our
Center’s mission places a high value on serving a diverse population of
students in a culturally competent manner as we provide a variety of services
to assist students with psychological, educational, social, and developmental
Job duties and
responsibilities for this position as a clinical counselor may include, but are
not limited to:
time-limited counseling services for individuals and couples.
crises and triage services.
counseling services through a general therapy group or a group that addresses a specific clinical issue or
the needs of a particular population of students.
outreach and clinical services that address the needs of the general student population as well as the needs
of traditionally underserved populations.
psychological emergency and trauma response.
doctoral interns, practicum counselors and undergraduate paraprofessional
other outreach, training, and consultation team activities.
various Student Affairs activities and committees.
Other duties as
term with 24-vacation days; full-time regular position.
ABOUT UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS AT URBANA-CHAMPAIGN
Chartered as the Illinois Industrial University, the University opened for business in 1868. Renamed the University of Illinois in 1885, it is one of the original 37 public land-grant institutions, state assisted, and a Research 1 Institution. The University is affiliated with the Big 10 Conference, academically and in athletics. Our staff works on campus with an academically talented and ethnically diverse student population, including 23 percent international students, 15 percent Asian students, 9 percent Latino/a students, and 5 percent African American students, for a total enrollment of 47,820 students. The University of Illinois is a traditional residential campus with nearly 10,500 students living in campus housing.
The University is in the twin cities of Champaign and Urbana (total population 180,000) in east-central Illinois. The campus is situated between the three major metropolitan areas of Chicago, Indianapolis, and St. Louis and is considered one of the top comprehensive research public universities in the nation.