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Position Title
Post-doctoral Fellowship

Illinois Institute of Technology

Student Health and Wellness Center

Salary Range
30,000 This is a full-time 12- month exempt position with benefits.

Position Description
This post-doctoral fellowship will provide generalized training in university counseling services functioning with a specialty in working with students experiencing academic and psychological distress.
The post-doctoral fellow provides direct clinical services, supervises trainees, plans and delivers outreach, and consults with staff and faculty. S/he participates in overall mission of promoting healthy psychological development for IIT students. S/he will have the opportunity to work with a broad range of multicultural issues from our international student body. An important role of this position is to serve as the liaison with the Kedge program for academically at risk students. This position also involves the planning and development of outreach programs to meet primarily the needs for students in the Kedge program. This position may include group support services and/or group therapy. Additional administrative roles and special projects may also be required depending on the needs of the Center. This position will involve a weekly 2-3 hours of extended services, after-hour pager duty rotated among counseling staff to provide crisis consultation for campus life staff, attending outreach events that sometimes occur on evening or weekends.

Minimum Qualifications
-- Completion of a doctoral degree (in Clinical or Counseling Psychology) is required. No consideration will be given to applicants who have not yet defended dissertation.
-- Completion of pre-doctoral clinical Internship at an APA accredited training site is required.

-- Prior experience of training in a college counseling center especially in working with students in academic distress is preferred.

Desired Qualifications
-- Previous experience in counseling center setting preferred
-- Prior experience in the provision of crisis intervention is preferred but not required.

University Description
Founded in 1890, IIT is a private, Ph.D.-granting university that awards degrees in engineering, the sciences, architecture, law, design, psychology, humanities, and business. The Main Campus is located minutes from downtown Chicago and its beautiful lakefront, and was designed by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, one of the 20th century’s most influential architects. Visit www.iit.edu for more information.
Competitive benefits including tuition remission for employee/dependents. Free shuttle to and from Union/Ogilvie stations. Easy access to campus by CTA.
Apply online at www.iitri.iit.edu.
IIT is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is our policy to make all personnel decisions without discriminating on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex, physical disability, mental disability, age, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, national or ethnic origin, and any other protected status.

View our website for more information about the Student Health and Wellness Center, http:// www/iit.edu/shwc

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Required Application Materials
Please submit a cover letter indicating your interest in our Center and its relationship to your professional goals or interests, the expected dates of completion of your degree and internship, a curriculum vita, and three current letters of recommendation, including one from your internship clinical supervisor, and one must come from your doctoral program chair attesting to the anticipated completion date of your doctoral degree if you have yet to complete.

Application Deadline
For fullest consideration, submit applications by March 15, 2013. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until positions are filled.

Starting Date
August 12, 2013

Send Applications To:
Jean Tzou, Ph.D.

Mailing Address
Student Health and Wellness Center, 10 W. 35th Street, IIT Tower, 3rd Fl.
Chicago, IL 60616

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