Positions in Counseling Centers

Position Title
Psychologist I

Texas A&M University - College Station

Student Counseling Service (SCS)

Salary Range

Position Description
Full-time (12 month) position in a large university counseling center with an American Psychological Association (APA) accredited predoctoral internship. Provide individual, couple, and group counseling, personal and career, conduct psychological assessments using standardized assessment instruments, provide consultation to faculty, staff, students, and parents, engage in supervision/training, outreach, consultation, applied research, program coordination and development.

The SCS has a career ladder that currently provides salary increases each time the staff member progresses through the Psychologist I Ė IV levels. Upon obtaining licensure in Texas as a Psychologist the current Career Ladder provides for a 12% salary increase. Employment appointments are made on an annual basis.

Benefits include: Health, vision, dental (optional), life insurance, retirement program, professional travel funds, vacation leave, sick leave, and paid holidays.

For additional information about the position, contact Ted Stachowiak, PhD, ABPP, Associate Director, at Ted@scs.tamu.edu, or 979-845-4427, ext 112.

Minimum Qualifications
Required Education: Doctorate in Counseling or Clinical Psychology from a program accredited by the American Psychological Association.

Required Experience: One year, full-time predoctoral internship in a college or university counseling center or relevant setting.

The successful applicant is expected to become licensed in Texas as a psychologist within one year of the date of employment. Licensure must be maintained for continued employment.

Desired Qualifications

University Description
The SCS is one of 18 departments within the Division of Student Affairs The SCS staff is composed of an executive director, two associate directors, two assistant directors, thirteen psychologists, two psychiatrists, seven licensed professional counselors, four pre-doctoral interns, four to six doctoral degree practicum counselors, one case referral coordinator, two IT specialists, one HelpLine coordinator, one business coordinator, one office manager, six associate staff, and two student workers. Approximately 35-40 trained undergraduate and graduate students serve as members of the centerís after-hours HelpLine. The internship training program has been continuously accredited by APA since 1983. Professional staff members may have the opportunity to qualify for an adjunct faculty appointment in the Department of Educational Psychology.

Texas A&M University in College Station is the Flagship University of the Texas A&M University System. Fall 2013 enrollment for the university is 58,809 students, making it one of the five largest universities in the nation. Texas A&M University offers more than 120 undergraduate degree programs and more than 240 masters and doctoral programs. Texas A&M University is the oldest public institution of higher education in Texas, and is the only land grant, sea grant, and space grant university in Texas. The University offers a rich variety of cultural, recreational, athletic, and community education programs.

Region Description
College Station and Bryan, Texas: The combined population of the College Station/Bryan area is approximately 150,000. College Station and Bryan are located 95 miles northwest of Houston, 95 miles east of Austin, the state capitol, 200 miles south of Dallas-Fort Worth, and 150 miles northeast of San Antono. Excellent schools, shopping, and recreational facilities are available in the community and surrounding areas.

Required Application Materials
Applicants should apply online at https://jobpath.tamu.edu/. Applicants must submit: a current Curriculum Vitae; a letter stating the applicantís interest in working in a university counseling center and how this position relates to the applicantís professional interests; the names, telephone numbers, and email addresses of three individuals knowledgeable about the applicantís training, experience, and skills; and official transcripts of all college/university courses. Copies of transcripts are acceptable for initiating the application process, but official transcripts and proof of doctoral degree must be on file prior to an employment offer. Send official transcripts of all graduate work to Jerri McSloy, Student Counseling Service, 1263 TAMU, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77843-1263

Application Deadline
The position is open until filled. Review of completed applications begins immediately.

Starting Date
As soon as possible after hired.

Send Applications To:
Ted Stachowiak, PhD, ABPP

Mailing Address
1263 TAMU
College Station, TX  77843-1263

Phone Number
979-845-4427, ext 112

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