AA#: 24900-18-278 and 24900-18-307
Tenure Track, Full-Time Psychological Counselor/Assistant Professor
The Full-Time, Nine-Month, Tenure-Track Psychological Counselor/Assistant Professor positions are non-classroom faculty position in the Department of Counseling and Human Development who, along with the Student Health Center and Drug, Alcohol and Wellness Network, reports to the Health and Wellness area within Student Affairs. The primary responsibility of these positions are to provide psychological counseling to the BU student population, including intake assessment, individual and group counseling, emergency assessment, crisis intervention, outreach, referral, timely completion of clinical documentation, and related duties within the Department of Counseling & Human Development. Counseling Faculty also engage in activities of Service to the University and the surrounding Community and maintain ongoing Professional Development activities.
- Earned doctorate in Clinical or Counseling Psychology from an accredited institution
- Minimum one year of counseling experience with traditional college-age students
- Strong understanding of college student development
- Excellent interpersonal skills, communication skills
- Three years of experience providing psychological counseling to college-age students in a university setting
- PA licensed psychologist or PA license eligible at the time of hire
- Demonstrated ability to work with diverse populations
- Experienced in use of short-term (6-8 session), non-weekly therapy model(s)
- Experience providing preventative and psychoeducational wellness programs
- Experience in the use of Electronic Health Records
- Interest in group therapy or group therapy program-development
- Experience providing appropriate clinical intervention for typical college age concerns
START DATE: Fall Semester 2019
SALARY: Competitive salary per the Collective Bargaining Agreement
Finalists for these positions must successfully complete an interview process as judged by the Department hiring committee. Recommendation for hiring is needed from a majority of the regular, full-time faculty from the Department of Counseling and Human Development. Prior to the final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background check including, but not limited to: employment verification, educational or other credential verification, Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance and criminal background. Completing this search is contingent upon available funding.
A complete application includes:
- A letter of application specifying why you are interested in either of these positions and a list of skills and competencies enumerating the Required and Preferred Qualifications that you possess
- Resume or Vitae
- Three professional references with contact information (include phone and email)
- Unofficial copies of both undergraduate and graduate transcripts (official transcripts will be required as part of the hiring process)
- Copies of your current professional license or proof of current eligibility to sit for your license if available
Please submit these materials online at http://agency.governmentjobs.com/bloomuedu/default.cfm. For full consideration, complete applications must be received by 11:59 pm on March 24, 2019. Early completion of applications is appreciated. Position will remain open until filled. Questions may be directed to the Search & Screen Committee Chair, Allen Larsen, email@example.com.
Bloomsburg University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, or veteran status in its programs and activities as required by Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and other applicable statutes and University policies.
For information regarding civil rights or grievance procedures and for inquiries concerning the application of Title IX and its implementing regulation, contact: Title IX Coordinator, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, Warren Student Services Center, 400 East Second Street, Bloomsburg, PA 17815;
Phone: (570) 389-4529; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additionally, inquiries concerning Title IX and its implementing regulation can be made to the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Civil Rights, Region III, The Wanamaker Building, 100 Penn Square East - Suite 505, Philadelphia, PA 19107; Phone: 215-656-6010; Fax: 215-656-6020.