Provide individual and group counseling or psychotherapy, crisis intervention, consultation, psychological assessment, psycho-educational services to students with personal, developmental and educational concerns, and academic advising of Liberal Studies majors. Work effectively as a member of the University Counseling Center staff; continue scholarly growth; and serve on departmental and university committees. Limited classroom teaching may be an option within the candidate’s qualifications and service requirements of the University Counseling Center and upon approval by the Department of Academic & Human Development and Dean. Participate in the ongoing evaluation and assessment of the University Counseling Center and the Department of Academic and Human Development.
Minimum requirements: A doctoral degree (PhD, PsyD, or EdD) in counseling or clinical psychology from an APA-accredited program and eligibility for Pennsylvania licensure. Requirements include the completion of a successful campus interview (which includes a simulated counseling session). Additional qualifications: Ability to adapt to changing technologies that support teaching and learning; demonstrated excellence in written and verbal communication skills; and demonstration, through past accomplishments and behaviors, of the ability to support Mansfield University’s principles and values of Character, Scholarship, Culture, Service (http://www1.mansfield.edu/mansfield-creed) and the University’s strong student-centered vision and mission. Preferred: Current license to practice psychology in Pennsylvania; counseling experience in a higher education setting; significant expertise focusing on eating disorders, relationship abuse, and related issues; scholarly activity. Experience counseling diverse populations; experience with program assessment and student learning outcomes; experience with outreach programming and residence life. Other conditions of employment include licensure to practice psychology in PA within 18 months of hire; verification of all earned degrees through the receipt of original transcripts; and an acceptable background check report.
Effective advising and counseling skills; effective communication and writing skills; and effective use of computer and teaching technology. Work cooperatively with staff, faculty and administration; ability to use software programs such as word processing, spreadsheets, e-mail; effective use of phone, keyboard and other typical office equipment; and have the ability to travel. Ability to lift, stand, walk, reach with arms, etc.
Tenure-track position beginning August, 2013; Assistant Professor rank. Salary is competitive and dependent on qualifications and experience. Excellent faculty benefits: http://hr.mansfield.edu/benefits.htm.
Mansfield University of Pennsylvania - 10 months ago