Staff Psychologist

Towson University,

Towson University Counseling Center
Last Posted:

Fri, May 7th, '21

Deadline:

May 31, 2021

Start Date:

April 29, 2021

Last Updated:

Tue, May 11th, '21

 
POSITION DESCRIPTION
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  • Full Time

Job Purpose 

The Towson University Counseling Center seeks to fill a Staff Psychologist position. This position will provide a range of clinical and counseling services to college students, and provide expertise, programming, and training in a creative or specialty area that is relevant to college mental health. This position will include involvement with our doctoral internship and externship training programs including serving as a clinical supervisor and providing training seminars.

We are a strong, vibrant Center that values diversity, and we seek to provide a safe, welcoming and affirming environment for all.  We have an established and thriving doctoral training program in which all staff are involved.  We seek a psychologist who, in addition to having strong clinical skills and interest in providing training and a range of clinical services, will provide an innovative vision and administrative leadership in a coordinated area of expertise. Applicants with strong cultural competence expertise will be given extra consideration.

Description

Provide psychological services to students, faculty, and staff on both a regular and emergency basis, and when necessary during non-traditional hours; provide clinical consultation to students, families, and campus in support of the mental health of the campus; collaborate in efforts to provide services in new and creative ways; adhere to agency standards regarding case management and documentation. Some evening hours with corresponding flex time may be available or required.

Provide leadership in one or more coordinated areas, based on Center needs and applicant areas of interest and expertise. Provide clinical supervision and training to doctoral interns and externs.

Participate in the Academic & Student Affairs Division and the University mission in a variety of ways, such as collaborating with other departments on campus, attend university functions, and serve on task forces and committees as assigned.

ABOUT TOWSON UNIVERSITY

Towson University (TU) is one of the nation’s top 100 public universities. Located north of Baltimore, TU currently enrolls over 22,000 students and is the second-largest university in the prestigious University System of Maryland. Towson University values diversity and fosters a climate that is grounded in respect and inclusion to cultivate the intellectual and personal growth of the entire university community.

 
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

At least one semester of training or experience in a college or University Counseling Center or 4-5 months experience in brief treatment & outreach-providing settings, a Doctoral Degree or ABD in Psychology, currently licensed or will be license-eligible as a Psychologist in Maryland. After-hours and weekend coverage occasionally may be required for campus emergencies, and for providing scheduled outreach programs and services. 

A Criminal Background Investigation is required for the hired candidate and the results may impact employment.

 
COMPENSATION

Salary and Benefits 

Competitive salary and full University benefits that include 22 days of annual leave, up to 14 holidays, personal and sick days; excellent health, life, and retirement plans; and tuition remission. Click here to learn more about our benefits: https://www.towson.edu/hr/documents/benefits_summary_exempt.pdf

APPLICATION MATERIALS

Apply

To apply, please visit https://towson.taleo.net/careersection/ex/jobsearch.ftl and type “Staff Psychologist” in the search box. Three letters of recommendation are required. Please forward letters directly to Sherrie-Lee Nunally - snunally@towson.edu.

Cover letter and resume are required and can be uploaded to the online application.