SSP-AR I Counselor Faculty General Psychologist - Tenure Track 12 month faculty position
SSP-AR I Counselor Faculty - General Psychologist Tenure Track 12 month faculty position
California State University Fullerton is seeking applications for a career level tenure-track counselor (psychologist) faculty position in Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS). Under the general supervision of the Director/Associate Director, the selected candidate will provide a full range of clinical services (65%) and participate in campus outreach, other projects, and other duties as assigned by the Director/Associate Director (35%). While this appointment has faculty status for collective bargaining purposes, it is a full-time, 12-month clinical position with limited teaching or research responsibilities. Successful candidates will have a doctoral degree in psychology, be currently licensed or license eligible, and have expertise in addressing a wide range of developmental and psychological needs of a diverse college student population.
Position Direct Counseling Services: Provide intake clinical interviews and psycho-diagnostic assessments, short-term individual and couples counseling, group counseling and psycho-educational groups, clinical triage and crisis intervention, case management and collaboration with a consulting psychiatrist, and referrals to and consultation with academic and disability counselors and health center professionals on-campus as well as off-campus mental health professionals and agencies.
Outreach Services: Develop and provide outreach programs (e.g., classroom presentations; workshops), including occasional evening or weekend programs, for a metropolitan, largely commuter campus with a highly diverse student population; participate in the development and implementation of assigned special outreach projects (e.g., mental health screening days; prevention projects).
Liaisonship: Serve as the liaison to CSUF's award winning WoMen's and Adult Re-entry Center, assisting with the coordination of sexual assault services including psycho-diagnostic assessments & referral services, case management, brief counseling, outreach services and crisis intervention for those struggling with gender-based violence.
Consultation: Provide expertise to the university community regarding issues that affect the educational, developmental and psychological well-being of students; provide consultation services and occasional in-service training to faculty, administrators, and student leaders on mental health and developmental issues.
Supervision and Training: Provide clinical supervision to counseling center trainees co-facilitate outreach programs and groups with all levels of supervisees; provide periodic training and educational seminars for all levels of supervisees.
Minimum Qualifications Education/License
Doctorate in Counseling or Clinical Psychology from an accredited program.
California license or license eligible to practice psychology within 2 years of hire.
Experience and Skills: The candidate must demonstrate experience with the following:
Intake clinical interviews, including psycho-diagnostic assessment, case conceptualization, and treatment plan formulation, for students with a broad spectrum of psychological problems, ranging from adjustment issues to major psychiatric disorders.
Short-term individual, couples and group counseling, and crisis intervention for psychological emergencies and high-risk clients.
Knowledge, sensitivity and ability to work with students from diverse ethnic, cultural, sexual orientation, and socio-economic backgrounds, ranging in age.
Ability to develop and implement a broad range of outreach services related to a variety of mental health issues
Working effectively as a member of a multi-disciplinary team of professionals
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Computer skills for electronic record keeping.
Must successfully pass a background check and pre-employment fingerprinting.
Interest in working with survivors of sexual assault, gender based violence, and/or trauma
Interest in the provision of supervision to doctoral interns.
Rank & Salary In the CSU system, this position is classified as a Student Service Professional - Academically Related Level I - tenure track. This is a full time 12-month position. Counselors in the CSU system serve as members of the academic faculty unit and are represented by the faculty union. Counselor faculty earn full tenure generally through a six year tenure process. Salary is competitive and is commensurate with experience and qualifications, however, there is no guarantee that an offer will be made above the beginning salary (70,000-78,000). The University offers excellent, comprehensive benefits including health/dental/vision plans for employees and dependents, spouse/domestic partner or dependent fee waiver, access to on campus child care; and a defined-benefit retirement through the state system, along with optional tax-sheltering opportunities. For a detailed description of benefits, go to http://hr.fullerton.edu/payroll_benefits/HealthCarePlans.php
Appointment Date The anticipated starting date is November 15th, 2019.
Application Procedure A complete online application must be submitted in order to receive consideration and your letter of interest and vitae must demonstrate your experience and qualifications. To apply, please go to: https://apps.fullerton.edu/facultyrecruitment to view all job listings and select 11457BR to begin the application process and provide the following materials:
1. Current curriculum vitae 2. A letter of interest which includes a brief statement explaining your experience and interest in the position. 3. A list of three references with relevant contact information from professionals familiar with your clinical work.
Selected candidates will be asked to submit letters of recommendation: Candidates who were selected to move forward to the next round of the recruitment process will be contacted and are required to submit three letters of recommendation. Please have these ready for the referents to submit should you move forward to this phase of the search. On the References page of the online application, enter information and email addresses for three referents who will provide a confidential letter of reference for your application. A request via email along with information on uploading the letter will be sent. You will be able to verify that each letter has been received by CSUF by logging back in to the recruitment system.
Application Deadline Application review will begin upon receipt, however all applications received by October 30, 2019 will receive full consideration. Position will remain open until filled.
A background check (including a criminal records check) and pre-employment fingerprinting must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check and pre-employment fingerprinting may affect application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.
California State University, Fullerton is a large, comprehensive, urban university with more than 4,100 full-and part-time faculty and staff members, and a diverse student body of 40,235 enrolled in Fall 2016. The university offers a broad spectrum of degree programs in liberal arts and sciences as well as applied and professional fields with 57 at the baccalaureate level and 52 graduate programs including a doctorate in education and doctor of nursing practice. Learning is preeminent at Cal State Fullerton. We combine the best qualities of teaching and research universities where actively engaged students, faculty and staff work in close collaborations to expand knowledge. Research and other creative activities are enhanced by the proximity of the campus to nationally recognized business, cultural, and educational institutions. Faculty members were awarded more than $21.4 million in grants and contracts for research and scholarly activities in 2015-16. The university has a longstanding tradition of collegial governance. Cal State Fullerton is strongly committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. CSUF is a designated Hispanic Serving Institution (the only one in Orange County) and an Asian American and Pacific Islander Serving Institution. We are ranked 6th in the nation in terms of baccalaureate degrees awarded to minorities. In addition to meeting fully its obligations under federal and state law, Cal State Fullerton is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population can live, work and learn in an atmosphere of tolerance, civility and respect for the rights and sensibilities of each individual. To that end, all qualified individuals will receive equal consideration without regard to economic status, race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin or cultural background, political views, sex or sexual orientation, disability or Veteran's status or other personal characteristics or beliefs.
The person holding this position is considered a 'mandated reporter' under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 Revised July 21, 2017 as a condition of employment.
California State University Fullerton celebrates all forms of diversity and is deeply committed to fostering an inclusive environment within which students, staff, administrators and faculty thrive. Individuals interested in advancing the University's strategic diversity goals are strongly encouraged to apply. EEO employer. Reasonable accommodations will be provided for qualified applicants with disabilities who self-disclose.
California State University, Fullerton is a major regional university in a vital, flourishing area that includes Orange County, metropolitan Los Angeles and the expanding Inland Empire. The beautiful, 236-acre campus is set in Fullerton in north Orange County, about 25 miles from downtown Los Angeles and about 21 miles from nearby beaches. Cal State Fullerton has more than 37,000 students and approximately 1,800 full and part-time faculty members. The University offers 107 degree programs in eight colleges. Accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, CSUF is fourth in the nation for the number of bachelor's degrees awarded to minority students and first in California for the number of bachelor's degrees awarded to Hispanics.The University is one of the 23 campuses in the California State University System. Since the campus opened, CSUF has awarded degrees to more than 215,000 graduates. Many are leaders in business, government, education, and the arts.