1. Ph.D./PsyD in Counseling or
2. Licensed or imminently
licensable in Pennsylvania.
3. 2-3 years’ experience working
in a university counseling center.
4. Successful completion of
background checks required.
Relational outreach skills and coordinator interests that manifest and extend to the university as a whole.
Ability to provide and engage in broad-based, multicultural, special interest (e.g. women’s issues) and international student attuned outreach activities.
Aficionado of group psychotherapy.
Conceptualizes in terms of positive psychology, wellness, health, and peak performance rather than simply through a pathology and “diagnostic” lens.
Possess a deep appreciation of clinical supervision and training.
Some expertise with providing, coordinating and supervising alcohol and other drug services.
Person who is somewhat playful, has a sense of humor, appreciates thinking outside the box, can say “I don’t know”, and has a continuing passion for learning.
Ability to serve as a collaborative consultative liaison to student affairs colleagues, academic departments, faculty and administration.
Preference will be given to applicants who have experienced the many delights of working in a college counseling center and enjoy doing group therapy; with interest and experience providing and coordinating outreach or specialty services in an area of interest relevant to a university population; and who engage in research or program evaluation that could be shared with professional peers working in other institutions or settings. Finally, because we are a small center with open office doors when not in session, and see each other many times every day, we hope to find colleagues who will laugh with us, groan with us, practice mindfulness with us when necessary, and celebrate the many good things that so often come our way.
Lehigh University’s Counseling and Psychological Services (UCPS) seeks qualified candidates from diverse backgrounds. We believe that the diverse experiences and perspectives of our staff and trainees greatly enrich the Center and the work that we do. Not only do we desire diversity in our Center, but Lehigh University and UCPS do not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Lehigh University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply.