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Position Title
Staff Psychologist-Eating Disorder Services Coordinator

Towson University

Counseling Center

Salary Range
Competitive salary and full university benefits that include excellent health, life insurance, and retirement plans; tuition remission; and 22 days of annual leave, 14 holidays, personal and sick days. The position is contingent on funds being available at the time of hire.

Position Description
The Towson University Counseling Center seeks a full-time Eating Disorder Services Coordinator/staff psychologist to coordinate the eating disorder/body image clinical and outreach activities of the Counseling Center, and to provide counseling and psychological services to TU students.

The successful applicant will be responsible for coordination, administration, and evaluation of the Eating Disorder/Body Image program at the Counseling Center which includes clinical, and outreach and activities. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, collaborating with on and off campus departments to develop outreach programs for the campus, chairing a university-wide community on these topics, leading a peer education program, updating policies and procedures, training staff and interns/externs, and leading a body image group.

Extended hours may be required for outreach, campus events, or emergency situations.

Minimum Qualifications
Applicants must have a doctoral degree in Counseling or Clinical Psychology, a pre-doctoral psychology internship in a university counseling center (or equivalent setting), at least two years professional experience, preferably in a university based counseling center, and licensure or license-eligibility as a psychologist in Maryland. The Eating Disorder program at Towson University Counseling Center includes an Anti-diet/Health at Every Size approach and preference will be given to candidates whose ideas are consistent with this approach. A Criminal Background Investigation is required for the hired candidate and the results may impact employment.

Desired Qualifications
Preference will be given to candidates who demonstrate understanding of and commitment to diversity issues, program development and evaluation, and who possess excellent communication skills.

University Description
Towson University is the second-largest public university in Maryland, is known as Marylandís Metropolitan University. The University is located on a beautiful 328-acre campus, 8 miles from downtown Baltimore and about 45 miles from Washington, D.C. Towson is a visionary university, meeting the regionís changing needs through programs designed to educate professionals and leaders for an increasingly complex world. The Towson University Counseling Center seeks a dynamic Staff Psychologist to provide counseling and psychological services to Towson University students, faculty, and staff.

Region Description

Required Application Materials
At http://www.towson.edu/adminfinance/hr/employment/, click on "External Applicants" and apply for Job Posting 100986. Please fully complete the online application; upload a cover letter and resume. Applicants who are selected for further consideration will be asked to submit three letters of recommendation.

Application Deadline
Applications will be considered until position is filled.

Starting Date
Summer, 2013

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