Position Summary & Description
The Counseling Center at Indiana University of Pennsylvania invites applications for post-doctoral fellowship (temporary faculty) positions beginning August, 2019. The fellow(s) will provide a variety of counseling and/or psychological services to IUP undergraduate and graduate students. These are 9-month positions contingent upon funding.
Provide intake, triage, individual and group counseling for undergraduate and graduate students.
Engage in outreach/consultation for the IUP community, and crisis intervention services for IUP students.
In addition the post-doc therapist may serve on departmental and university committees, and engage in scholarly activities.
There will be an expectation to be involved in the rotation of daytime, evening, and weekend on-call responsibilities, as well.
There is an opportunity and expectation to supervise graduate trainees in IUP's doctoral program in clinical psychology, as well as IUP's master's program in clinical mental health counseling.
Doctorate in counseling/clinical psychology by August 2019.
Currently license eligible (within two years of appointment) in Pennsylvania required.
University/College counseling center experience is required.
Candidates will be asked to respond to clinical vignettes as part of the interview process.
Candidates invited to campus must communicate effectively and perform well during the interview(s). Essential Functions
Academic faculty must have and maintain the physical and mental abilities, communicative skills, and stamina necessary to carry out the essential functions of their positions in teaching, research, scholarship, and service. Work involves sitting most of the time but may involve or standing to a significant degree and walking for brief periods of time and may include driving requirements.
Faculty must be able to:
Teach courses assigned by the departmental chair on a schedule made of a combination of standard class-meeting times as determined to meet instructional needs and adhere to the requirements of the department's curriculum.
Teach courses for a mandated number of contact hours per week over a full semester and meet university expectations for final exams.
Present course material in a clear and organized manner using methodologies appropriate to the discipline.
Evaluate student work fairly and promptly.
Perform the physical requirements of laboratory, field work, studio work, or other activities outside typical classroom instruction if applicable.
Maintain current knowledge of the discipline through continued scholarly activity and research.
Participate actively in assignments necessary to advance the service and/or outreach of the department, college, and university.
Special Instructions to Applicants
To apply for this position, please submit a letter of application, a current curriculum vitae, unofficial copies of transcripts, and the names and email addresses of three references via our online application system: https://www.schooljobs.com/careers/iupedu.
Automated reference requests and a confirmation email will be generated upon submission of your application. Candidates who fail to submit all of the aforementioned materials will not be considered.
If the degree listed as required for this position was earned at IUP - no official transcripts are required to be submitted as part of this employment application. IUP HR will verify IUP obtained degrees and only request official transcripts from candidates if needed. Official transcripts will be required prior to hire date for applicants who did not earn the required degrees at IUP.
Applications must be received no later than May 8, 2019 by 11:59 p.m.
Committed to excellence through diversity, IUP is an equal opportunity employer M/F/D/V and is a proud member of the State System of Higher Education.
All offers of employment are contingent upon verification of earned degrees through the receipt of official transcripts, confirmation of work eligibility, and satisfactory completion of background checks.
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