Doctoral Level Psychologist

The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC),

Student Counseling Services
Last Posted:

Tue, Feb 13th, '18


This position will remain open until filled.

Start Date:

August 1, 2018

Last Updated:

Tue, Feb 13th, '18

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  • Full Time

Student Counseling Services (SCS) is seeking three Doctoral level psychologists to provide individual and group counseling to students, supervision of graduate students, and consultation to staff and faculty focused on addressing student mental health and academic issues. A successful candidate may also be assigned to one or more of the following roles within SCS:  groups coordinator, practicum coordinator, outreach coordinator, practicum seminar leader, liaison to a campus partner, e.g., International Student and Scholar Services. 



The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities (UMTC), is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the nation's most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, and arts, nonprofit, and public service organizations.

Region Description:

The campus is located in the heart of Minneapolis, a vibrant community often named as a top livable world city, known for the arts, sports, great biking trails and many other recreational opportunities


·         Advanced degree with at least three years of experience, can include pre-doctoral practicum and internship.

·         Minimum of two year experience in counseling setting.

·         Two nine-month practicum experiences prior to internship.

·         Completion of APA accredited internship in a college counseling center (12 month, full-time).

·         Pre-doctoral training must have included:

o   Individual counseling focusing on personal concerns.

o   Group counseling, including process and support groups.

o   Consultation to faculty, staff and parents about the common concerns of college students.

o   Experience in a higher education setting working with diverse populations, e.g., GLBT-identified students and students with disabilities.

o   Psychological assessment including personality, career, and academic assessment.

o   Provision of clinical supervision to graduate students.

o   Giving outreach presentations to students, staff and faculty on a college campus.

·         Ability to successfully pass a background check. 


·         Doctorate in counseling or clinical psychology from an American Psychological Association (APA)-accredited doctoral program

o                Completion of additional practicum training in a college counseling center setting.

o                Competency in providing crisis counseling to students and crisis consultation to faculty and staff in a university setting.

o               competency in providing career and learning skills improvement counseling.


Applications must be submitted online.  To be considered for this position, please click the Apply button and follow the instructions.  

Please attach a cover letter, resume and three references. If you have questions, please contact Jerry at

Additional documents may be attached after application by accessing your "My Activities" page and uploading documents there.  

To request an accommodation during the application process, please e-mail or call (612) 624-UOHR (8647).