Positions in Counseling Centers

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University of Maryland Baltimore County

Counseling Center

Salary Range
Salary range is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Position Description
The incumbent will be responsible for providing counseling services for students experiencing personal, social, and emotional difficulties that may impede academic progress. They provide intake assessment, short term individual counseling, group counseling, crisis intervention, life planning, consulting to the UMBC community, psycho-educational groups, outreach and developmental programs (including training for paraprofessional staff and student groups). Psychologists provide training and supervision for full-time doctoral interns and for practicum students. This position will report to the Counseling Center Director and work closely with staff from University Health Services, Career Services, Residential Life, Student Affairs staff and staff and faculty from across the campus. In addition, the incumbent will perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications
Education/Experience: Requires a doctoral degree in Clinical or Counseling Psychology Must be licensed or license eligible as a psychologist in Maryland. Early career and experienced Psychologists are encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to candidates with (1) an interest in coordinating center multicultural services for our diverse student population and multicultural training for our staff and our doctoral internship program, (2) expertise in working with men, (3) and/or coordination of clinical services. The ability to be self-motivated and work collaboratively required. Must have demonstrated sensitivity to multicultural issues and demonstrated ability in working with diverse individuals and groups.

Desired Qualifications

University Description
UMBC is a member of the University System of Maryland and is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools.
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 seeks to become the best public research university of our size by combining the traditions of the liberal arts academy, the creative intensity of the research university, and the social responsibility of the public university.

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Required Application Materials
For best consideration, submit letter of interest, vita, official graduate transcripts, three letters of recommendation, and contact information for three references.

Application Deadline
October 29, 2013;(resumes will be accepted until the position is filled)

Starting Date
Approximate start date is January 2, 2014

Send Applications To:
Chair, Staff Psychologist Search Committee

Mailing Address
Counseling Center Student Development and Success Center #117 UMBC 1000 Hilltop Circle
Baltimore, MD 21250

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