Psychologist posting # 41898

Florida State University Division of Student Affairs,

University Counseling Center
Last Posted:

Mon, Jul 3rd, '17


Open until Filled

Start Date:


Last Updated:

Mon, Jul 3rd, '17

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  • Full Time

The Florida State University’s Division of Student Affairs is seeking an enthusiastic and collaborative professional to join the clinical staff at the University Counseling Center (UCC) in serving a student body of over 41,000 students. 

We are looking for candidates who enjoy working in a collaborative and collegial environment to plan and implement a comprehensive psychological counseling program. Responsibilities include Providing direct psychological services to University students including individual, couples and group counseling; conducting clinical assessments and formulating diagnoses and treatment plans; Providing walk-in emergency assessments, crisis intervention and intakes for students; Providing clinical consultations to family members and campus community constituents; Completing intake summaries, psychological assessments, emergency evaluations, progress notes, termination summaries according to the established policies and procedures; Participating on UCC and University committees; Providing outreach presentations, program consultation; and suicide prevention programming; Providing clinical supervision and/or training of interns in our American Psychological Association (APA) Accredited Pre-Doctoral Psychology internship or in our Pre-Masters Internship.


The University Counseling Center (UCC) provides a full range of counseling and psychological services and has a very robust group therapy program, an active outreach agenda, and a dynamic peer educator student organization.  We are a diverse, multidisciplinary staff representing many theoretical orientations and disciplines (psychology, mental health counseling, marriage and family therapy, social work, and art therapy. Collaboration with other Student Affairs and Academic units to provide mental health and wellness programming is a hallmark of our center.  All staff members are encouraged to contribute to the training and supervision of graduate interns.  The UCC enjoys the strong support of University administrators. 

University Description
Florida State University (FSU) is one of the largest universities in Florida with a diverse student population of approximately 41,000 from all 50 states and more than 115 countries. One of the nation’s elite research universities, Florida State University -- with the Carnegie Foundation’s highest designation, Doctoral/Research University-Extensive -- offers a distinctive academic environment built on its cherished values and unique heritage, a welcoming campus, championship athletics, and prime location in the heart of the state capital. Recognized nationally for its commitment to diversity, Florida State University is a national leader in the number of doctorates awarded to African-American students and in the graduation rate of African-American undergraduates. Its College of Medicine and College of Law are among the Top 10 best in the nation for Hispanic students.

Region Description
FSU is located in Tallahassee, home to the state capital, two major universities, and a growing metropolitan community of 270,000, known for its natural beauty and proximity to the gulf coast beaches. Tallahassee shares a deep-rooted history and culture with unparalleled nature and outdoor recreation. A fusion of cosmopolitan flair and charming personality defines the spirit of Florida’s Capital City. Stretching along the Florida Panhandle, Tallahassee is a place where college town meets cultural center, politics meets performing arts, and history meets nature--a place where the vibrancy of what to do is matched only the city’s inviting hospitality. Tallahassee offers many opportunities for recreational and cultural activities, and is within a half-day drive to Jacksonville, Orlando, Tampa, and Atlanta.


Candidate must have a Doctorate in Clinical or Counseling Psychology from an APA-accredited program.  Must be licensed as a psychologist in the State of Florida (in accordance with Chapter 490, F.S.) or be able to obtain licensure within one year of employment in this position.                                            

*Applicants must attach a resume/vita, cover letter and contact information for three professional references to the online application.


Salary will be commensurate with experience.


Online application, Resume/Vita, Cover Letter, Three professional references with contact information

How to Apply
FSU accepts only online applications. For more details and to submit an application, go to and reference Job ID #41898 Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. 

All complete applications must include a resume/vita, a cover letter and contact information for three professional references attached to the online application.  Applications must include work history and all education details as well as three references even if attaching a resume.