Staff Psychologist Premium

Iowa State University,

Student Counseling Services
Last Posted:

Fri, Dec 22nd, '17


For guaranteed consideration 01/21/2018

Start Date:

08/01/2018 or negotiable

Last Updated:

Fri, Jan 12th, '18

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  • Full Time

Iowa State University’s Student Counseling Service is seeking applicants for a generalist Staff Psychologist position which will provide a variety of services including individual, group, career, and couples counseling; crisis intervention; outreach and consultation; and eating disorder assessments. Other duties will include supervision of practicum students and interns (APA accredited internship) and administrative tasks as designated.

The successful candidate will possess strong administrative, organizational, and interpersonal skills.


Iowa State is an international university with a friendly welcoming personality. Students from all 50 states and more than 100 countries come to Ames, Iowa, to choose from 100 majors, study with world-class scholars and hone their leadership skills in 800-plus student organizations. Iowa State offers a great environment where students can enjoy reaching their potential and discovering their passions. Fall 2014 enrollment was 34,734. Our faculty and staff number 6,000. Ames, Iowa, is 30 minutes from Des Moines, and 3 hours from Kansas City, Minneapolis and Omaha.

Region Description:

Iowa State is located in Ames, Iowa (pop. 60,000), 30 minutes north of Des Moines, Iowa’s state capital and largest population and business center. The City of Ames has won numerous awards for being a progressive, innovative, and exciting community.

• Ames ranked No. 5 on Lumosity’s top 100 list of “America’s
Smartest Cities,” 2013.
• MSN Real Estate ranked Ames among its top 10 “Most Livable
Bargain Markets” of 2010.
• Ames is ranked the second-best college town, American
Institute for Economic Research, 2012-13.
• Ames is one of “The Best Places for New College Grads.” The Atlantic Cities, 2012.
• Ames was named one of “The Top 100 Best Places to Live” by, 2013.
• chose Ames as one of the “Best Small Places for
Business and Careers” in 2012.


Ph.D. or other professional degree and 1 year of related experience.

Candidates must graduate from an American Psychological Association (APA) or Canadian Psychological Association (CPA) accredited academic doctoral program or certified equivalent in counseling or clinical psychology.

Experience must be providing clinical services and may include a doctoral internship.

Must have completed all requirements and have applied for licensure as a psychologist in Iowa within 13 months of start date and must maintain license throughout duration of employment.


Experience providing counseling services at a university counseling center.

Experience providing clinical supervision.

Experience facilitating process groups and workshops.

Experience providing assessment, triage, and crisis management.

Experience providing outreach and consultation services.

Experience working with a diverse client population.


Commensurate with qualifications


1) Resume/Curriculum Vitae
2) Letter of Application/Cover Letter
3) Contact Information for Three References