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Position Title
Psychology Post Doctoral Resident

Oberlin College

Counseling Center

Salary Range
$30,000 for a 10 month appointment

Position Description
The Post-Doctoral Resident will have general responsibility for the following: provide individual and group counseling; psychological assessment; conduct crisis intervention and participate in evening and weekend on-call duties; conduct psychoeducational programs and assist students in their personal and educational goals; provide training/consultation with faculty and staff.
Residents are provided a minimum of 2 hours of individual supervision weekly. They participate in weekly group case conferences and consultation to the college community.
As members of the Administrative and Professional Staff, residents are expected to work a minimum of 40 hours per week, with approximately 50 - 60% of their time devoted to direct clinical service. The remainder of time is distributed among the areas of outreach and consultation.

Minimum Qualifications
The position requires a doctorate in counseling or clinical psychology (or nearly completed doctorate) with completion of a counseling or clinical internship. All candidates must have excellent communication and presentation skills in addition to a demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with counseling and student health team members. Candidates should also have a strong commitment to, and experiences working with, people of diverse populations.

Desired Qualifications

University Description
Oberlin is a four-year, selective liberal arts college in northern Ohio that is also home to an outstanding Conservatory of Music. Together, the two divisions enroll approximately 2800 students. Oberlin College was founded in 1833. It was the first college in America to make interracial education and co-education central to its mission – traditions that live today within a commitment to positive social engagement. Oberlin College has earned a reputation of excellence based on the quality of its richly diverse student body, outstanding faculty, and excellent facilities and academic and technological resources. For more information, go to http://new.oberlin.edu.

Oberlin College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating an institutional environment free from discrimination and harassment based on race, color, sex, marital status, religion, creed, national origin, disability, age, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, family relationship to an employee of Oberlin College, and gender identity and expression.

Region Description

Required Application Materials
Submit a current résumé, a cover letter, along with letters from three current professional references by email to: John Harshbarger, Ph.D., Director of Oberlin College Student Health and The Counseling Center at: john.harshbarger@oberlin.edu by February 18th, 2014. Late applications may be accepted until the position is filled.

Application Deadline
February 18th, 2014. Late applications may be accepted until the position is filled.

Starting Date
August 1st, 2014 (10 month appointment)

Send Applications To:
John Harshbarger

Mailing Address
247 W Lorain St
Oberlin, OH  44074

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