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Position Title
Post Doctoral Fellowship

University of California, Santa Cruz

Counseling and Psychological Services

Salary Range
$35,420 for 12 month appointment

Position Description
Under supervision of licensed psychologists, the postdoctoral fellow will conduct brief individual therapy, crisis intervention, case management, and group therapy for university students. Consistent with the CAPS social justice philosophy and our renewed commitment to providing outreach and educational programs, the postdoctoral fellow will also participate in the development, coordination, and implementation of outreach programs to the campus university. The fellow will attend regularly scheduled Clinical Case Conferences and CAPS staff meetings. Candidates should have an interest in and knowledge of the developmental tasks facing college students, interest in working with diverse university students in brief therapy and crisis intervention, and a commitment to social justice and primary prevention.

Minimum Qualifications
Doctorate in Counseling or Clinical Psychology from American Psychological Association (APA) accredited program
Doctoral internship completed by date of hire

Desired Qualifications
Experience working with college students
Demonstrated strong interest in social justice
Demonstrated strong interest in campus primary prevention and education

University Description
The University of California, Santa Cruz is located 75 miles south of San Francisco and 35 miles west of San Jose. The campus is situated on 2,000 acres of redwood-forested foothills overlooking Monterey Bay. One of the ten campuses with the University of California system, UCSC is a growing campus. Since opening in 1965, UCSC has become noted for its progressive and intellectual atmosphere, its distinguished faculty, its innovative academic programs, and its excellent library and research facilities.

Region Description
The city of Santa Cruz is a seaside community of approximately 60,000 individuals. The community offers a wide range of cultural attractions complementing those of the campus and rivaling those of much larger cities. The mild climate and the recreational opportunities of the area are further attractions.

Required Application Materials
Interested candidates must apply online for the position, and applications must include: Curriculum vita Letter of interest, outlining your interest and experience providing brief therapy, crisis intervention, and outreach programming to diverse university students, as well as your specific interests in our program. Three letters of recommendation from clinical supervisors Online application: http://jobs.uscs.edu/jobpostings/ To apply, please visit our Staff Human Resources Website at http://jobs.ucsc.edu/jobpostings/ to obtain the specific job posting and instructions. You must apply for this position,#1204038 Post Doctoral Fellow, on-line. PLEASE scan and attach 3 LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION from clinical supervisors. If attaching the letters during the online application process is absolutely not possible, the letters of recommendation should be EMAILED to: mjmurphy@ucsc.edu, Maryjan Murphy, Ph.D., Training Director. YOU MUST INCLUDE "POST DOC RECOMMENDATION" IN THE SUBJECT LINE of the email to ensure receipt. Hard copy letters of recommendation cannot be accepted and must be converted to electronic format by scanning.

Application Deadline
To guarantee that your materials will be reviewed, your application and complete set of materials must be submitted online by 11:59 pm on January 28, 2013. If submitting the letters of recommendation via email, they must be received at the above email address by 11:59 pm on January 28, 2013.

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Phone Number
831 459-2009

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