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University of Maryland Baltimore County
University Counseling Center
Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience and is full-time and includes full University benefits package.
The University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) is seeking a Staff Psychologist to join a multidisciplinary University Counseling Center team. This position will report to the Counseling Center Director and work closely with staff from University Health Services, Career Services, Residential Life, Student Affairs and staff and faculty from across the campus. The incumbent will provide individual and group counseling services to UMBC students and outreach, consultation, and training to students, faculty and staff. Specific duties include: providing training to the Psychology Doctoral interns and practicum students; intake assessment; short term individual counseling; group counseling; crisis intervention; making referrals to outside campus providers; life planning counseling; providing outreach and developmental programs to UMBC students; providing outreach, consultation, and training to students, faculty and staff; and performing other duties as assigned.
The position requires a doctoral degree in Clinical or Counseling Psychology and experience in a university/college counseling center. Maryland Psychologist License or license eligible required.
Preference will be given to candidates with 3 years post licensure experience. Experience and interest in multicultural counseling, work with men, LGBT students, alcohol and other drug services strongly desired. Demonstrated interest and knowledge in training and supervision or clinical service coordination preferred.
The University of Maryland, Baltimore County was born amid the turbulent swirl of the 1960s, and we had to cut our own path in a field of older, established institutions. From the beginning, we believed that a university could be innovative, interdisciplinary, inclusive Ė and great. We believed that ground-breaking research and a relentless focus on undergraduate success could go hand-in-hand.
We still do. To this day, our faculty, staff and students work and create outside traditional structures. We re-imagine and build. Itís not happenstance that UMBC had the first university research park in Maryland, dedicated to growing ideas into thriving businesses. And itís not happenstance that we are consistently cited as one of the best universities for undergraduate teaching and a leading innovator in higher education.
An honors university is an institution that attracts motivated students and rewards them with all the resources and attention they need to succeed.
UMBC is a member of the University System of Maryland and is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools. The Carnegie Foundation ranks UMBC in the category of Research Universities with high research activity.
UMBC is a dynamic public research university integrating teaching, research and service to benefit the citizens of Maryland. As an Honors University, the campus offers academically talented students a strong undergraduate liberal arts foundation that prepares them for graduate and professional study, entry into the workforce, and community service and leadership. UMBC emphasizes science, engineering, information technology, human services and public policy at the graduate level. UMBC contributes to the economic development of the State and the region through entrepreneurial initiatives, workforce training, K-16 partnerships, and technology commercialization in collaboration with public agencies and the corporate community. UMBC is dedicated to cultural and ethnic diversity, social responsibility and lifelong learning.
UMBC’s campus is located on 500 acres. and is 15 minutes from Baltimore’s Inner Harbor and 45 minutes from Washington, D.C. Baltimore Washington International Airport is five minutes away, as are AMTRAK and light rail stations.
Required Application Materials
For best consideration, submit letter of interest, vita, transcripts, and three letters of recommendation by June 10, 2013.
June 10, 2013 Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Send Applications To:
Chair, Search Committee, Counseling Center
Student Development & Success Center #117, UMBC, 1000 Hilltop Circle
Baltimore, MD 21250
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