Post Doctoral Fellowship in Psychology One-Year (Temporary)

Metropolitan State University of Denver,

Counseling Center
Last Posted:

Sun, Apr 4th, '21

Deadline:

Open Until Filled.

Start Date:

August or September 2021

Last Updated:

Sun, Apr 4th, '21

 
POSITION DESCRIPTION
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  • Full Time

Provides individual, group, initial evaluation, and crisis intervention to a diverse student body in the University’s Counseling Center; utilizing brief and short-term models of psychotherapy, under supervision by Licensed Psychologists. Provides supervision to graduate student trainees in mental health. Conducts outreach presentations on mental health and diversity topics to undergraduate and graduate classes and a variety of minority groups including gay, lesbian, bi-sexual, and transgender persons, the differently abled, ethnically diverse and cultural populations.

Metropolitan State University of Denver is a unique, access-oriented campus community that values diversity, equity, and inclusion in all its forms. We are a designated Hispanic Serving Institution located in downtown Denver. Our student population consists of over 55% first generation students and over 45% students of color.

ABOUT METROPOLITAN STATE UNIVERSITY OF DENVER

Metropolitan State University of Denver is a unique, access-oriented campus community that values diversity, equity, and inclusion in all its forms. Our student population consists of nearly 50% first generation students and over 45% students of color. We are a designated Hispanic Serving Institution located in downtown Denver.


We create an equitable learning and working environment in concert with individuals who consistently demonstrate commitment to equity and inclusion. We greatly value the diverse identities and perspectives of our students, faculty, and staff and recognize that in order to achieve a just and equitable society, diversity must go beyond simple representation. It requires critical inquiry and dialogue and a commitment to action. We strive to provide a culture of belonging for all community members to achieve personal and professional success.

 
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Completed requirements for the doctorate in Counseling/Clinical Psychology;

A minimum of one-year APA-Approved internship at a university/college Counseling Center;

Clinical practicum or externship experience at two of the following: community mental health centers, university or college counseling centers; private mental health clinics, hospitals, forensic settings, or substance abuse facilities’;

Experience with brief and short-term models of psychotherapy;

Experience in conducting outreach presentations.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Experience with substance abuse prevention and intervention;

Experience and interest in working with diverse populations;

Bi-lingual in Spanish;

Previous experience with the supervision of mental health trainees;

Strong oral and written communication skills;

Strong commitment to building a team environment;

Previous experience and strong interest in working in a university/college counseling center environment;

Previous experience in utilizing an electronic health records system;

Strong interest in interacting with the on-campus academic community;

Experience with the provision of telebehavioral health.

 
COMPENSATION

The salary range is $49,900-$62,400.

The salary of the finalist(s) selected for this role will be set based on a variety of factors, including but not limited to, internal equity, experience, education, specialty and training.

The above salary range represents the University’s good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation at the time of posting. MSU Denver offers a full benefits package.

APPLICATION MATERIALS

In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply via the online application system, http://www.msudenverjobs.com.

Cover Letter

Three references 

References refers to a list of three professional references and their contact information.

Resume 

To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by 11:59pm (MT)       04/12/2021

Official transcripts will be required of the candidate selected for hire.