Post Doctoral Fellowship

University of Georgia,

Counseling & Psychiatric Services
Last Posted:

Wed, Dec 2nd, '20

Deadline:

01/08/2021

Start Date:

August 2021

Last Updated:

Wed, Dec 2nd, '20

 
POSITION DESCRIPTION
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  • Full Time

CAPS is offering 2 postdoctoral positions starting in August 2021.  Ph.D/Psy.D. in clinical or counseling psychology from an APA accredited program/internship is required.  Duties include individual/group counseling, walk-in assessment, outreach, and crisis intervention.   This is a 12-month position with benefits. Application deadline is January 8, 2021. Please submit cover letter, vitae and 3 letters of recommendation to:  Monica Williams, Ph.D, Assistant Director for Training, Counseling & Psychiatric Services, University Health Center, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602-1755, (706) 542-2273. Interested individuals must also apply for the Clinical Resident-UHC positions on the UGA employment website http://www.ugajobserach.com/postings177426.

 

Additional information about CAPS and the Post-Doctoral position can be found at the link below:

https://www.uhs.uga.edu/documents/CAPS-Postdoctoral-Opportunity-Profile.pdf

 

As an APPIC member, UGA CAPS follows the universal notification date for extending offers. The prospective hire for the position will be subject to a background investigation per University System of Georgia policies. See our web page for more details of CAPS and the Fellowship. http://www.uhs.uga.edu/. The University of Georgia is an EEO/AA Employer.

ABOUT UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA

The University Health Center is Joint Commission accredited and the University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, or protected veteran status.  Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR (hrweb@uga.edu). Please do not contact the department or search committee with such requests.  The prospective hire for this position will be subject to a background investigation per University System of Georgia policies.


 
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Ph.D. or Psy.D. from an APA-approved program and an APPIC member internship or its equivalent OR verification letter of degree requirements must be obtained from program of study mentor, confirming all degree requirements are met.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

One-year experience in a college or university counseling or mental health setting. 

Skill with disorders typically seen at a university counseling service. 

Background working with students from diverse, traditionally underserved, and/or marginalized backgrounds (e.g., students of color, LGBTQIA+, international students, first generation students, low SES, rural). 

Background and familiarity with accreditation (JC, APA, IACS) requirements and standards. 

Competence and background in a multidisciplinary setting. 

Knowledge or interest in mental health outreach programming. 

Competence and background in using an electronic health record. 

Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team environment. 


 
COMPENSATION

$39,000 per year + benefits

 
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