Positions in Counseling Centers

Position Title
Postdoctoral Fellow

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Counseling Center

Salary Range

Position Description
The postdoctoral fellowship is designed for a psychology doctoral graduate who is seeking licensure and is interested in advanced training in a university counseling center. The primary responsibilities of the fellow include individual and group therapy, intake interviews, crisis intervention, and outreach and consultation to students, faculty, and staff. Fellows also gain specialized experience and training in the provision of supervision and will be responsible for providing individual supervision to our first-year practicum students. Additional experiences may include presenting training seminars to practicum students and interns and participation in training committee activities. Fellows receive weekly clinical supervision as well as supervision of their supervision of first-year practicum students.

Minimum Qualifications
Required qualifications include a completed doctoral degree in counseling or clinical psychology from an APA accredited program and completion of an APA-accredited internship prior to the fellowship start date. A successful candidate will demonstrate strong skills as a clinician within a brief therapy model, clinical experience with young adults, demonstrated competency serving a diverse client population, and interest in training and supervision.

Desired Qualifications
Clinical experience in a college or university counseling center is preferred.

University Description
UNC Charlotte is North Carolina’s urban research university. Located in the state’s largest metropolitan area, UNC Charlotte is among the fastest growing universities in the UNC System. The university comprises seven professional colleges and currently offers 19 doctoral programs, 64 masterís degree programs and 86 bachelorís degrees. More than 900 full-time faculty comprise the universityís academic departments, and the 2012 fall enrollment exceeded 26,000 students. UNC Charlotte boasts more than 90,000 living alumni and adds 4,000 to 4,500 new alumni each year.

Region Description
Charlotte is the nation’s 18th largest city and a growing cosmopolitan center. The surrounding 13-county metropolitan region includes 1.8 million people and offers easy access to the Blue Ridge Mountains and Atlantic beaches.

Required Application Materials
Apply by electronically submitting a letter of interest, current vita and full contact information for three references as email attachments to counselingcenter@uncc.edu. In addition, applicants should have three letters of reference sent directly by letter writers to counselingcenter@uncc.edu.Only electronic submissions will be accepted.

Application Deadline
Application deadline is 5 p.m.EST on February 18, 2013.

Starting Date
August 2013

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Charlotte, NC 28223-0001

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