Positions in Counseling Centers

Position Title
Psychologist or Social Worker (half-time temporary for 8 months)

Georgetown Universtiy

Counseling and Psychiatric Service (CAPS)

Salary Range

Position Description
Georgetown University has an opening for a half-time psychologist or social worker, from January through August 2013, in its Counseling and Psychiatric Service. We are looking for a generalist who possesses excellent clinical skills.

Minimum Qualifications
Ph.D. in clinical or counseling psychology; or an MSW; and license-eligibility.

Desired Qualifications
Previous college mental health experience plus D.C. licensure/certification as a psychologist or social worker.

University Description
Georgetown University, founded in 1789, is the oldest Catholic and Jesuit university in the nation. There are 17,000+ students in the Universityís five undergraduate schools (Georgetown College, the School of Foreign Service, Nursing and Health Studies, the McDonough School of Business, and the School of Continuing Studies), and three graduate divisions (Law, Medicine, and the Graduate School). The University also offers a bachelorís degree in Foreign Service at its campus in Doha, Qatar.

With its commitment to "cura personalis," or care of the whole person, the University is strongly committed to student wellness and holistic education.

Region Description
Washington, D.C., the nationís capital, is the center of governmental and political activity in the United States and an architecturally distinguished city with world class museums, readily identifiable national monuments and government buildings, and corporate and trade association headquarters. It has an excellent public transportation system.

The Georgetown business district is a bustling center of activity with substantial shopping opportunities, restaurants, clubs, and an active waterfront. The Georgetown residential area near the University retains an 18th and 19th century charm with historic homes, townhouses, and brick sidewalks. (Georgetown was a thriving Maryland tobacco port in the 1700ís. When the District of Columbia was carved out of Maryland and Virginia, Georgetown was included within the Districtís boundaries. The City of Washington, a separate village within the District, grew into and annexed Georgetown in the 1800ís.)

Washington, D.C., is about two hours from Atlantic coast beaches and about two hours from the mountains in Virginia and West Virginia.

Required Application Materials
Cover letter, vita, and telephone numbers for at least three letters of reference. Please mail or email applications to the addresses listed below.

Application Deadline
Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.

Starting Date
January 2013

Send Applications To:
Search Committee, Counseling and Psychiatric Service, 1 Darnall Hall, Georgetown University

Mailing Address
37th and O Streets, NW
Washington, DC 20057

Phone Number
202 687-6985

Email Address

Web Address

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