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. Participate in the ongoing evaluation and assessment of the University Counseling Center and the Department of Academic and Human Development.
Minimum requirements: Master’s degree in counseling, clinical psychology, or clinical social work. 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: A doctoral degree (PhD, PsyD, or EdD) in counseling or clinical psychology from an APA-accredited program and eligibility for Pennsylvania licensure; 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 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.
Temporary, full-time position for the 2013/14 Academic Year. Instructor or 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 - 12 months ago