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Administrative & Professional Position #FY13-94

TITLE/RANK: MULTI-CULTURAL COUNSELOR/PSYCHOLOGIST

HIRING UNIT: COUNSELING SERVICES

DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES: Will possess specific training and experience working with diverse populations including, but not limited to students of color, LGBTQ? students, as well as students of different ethnicities and immigration histories. Assess, diagnose and provide individual, group, and crisis counseling and psychotherapy to students of the university. Provide supervision to practicum students and masters-level practitioners working toward licensure. Provide input during case staffing, attend to as well as consult on cases of severe mental disorders and dual diagnosis. Provide outreach efforts to the campus community to promote mental health awareness. Coordinate, administer and interpret assessment batteries to appropriately evaluate clients. Provide recommendations to the director on the nature of difficult clients. Make recommendations to community based health professionals regarding the clinical needs of students (e.g., hospitalization and psychological or psychiatric follow-up). Maintain client charts, write reports, and perform other administrative duties as necessary.

TERMS OF APPOINTMENT: Bargaining regular or Non-bargaining continuing, 9 month term, August - May.

SOURCE OF FUNDS: Local

SALARY RANGE: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED: Masters required, doctorate preferred in counseling, social work, and/or clinical/counseling psychology from an appropriately accredited college or university graduate program; licensed (or license-eligible) in the State of Illinois. Will possess specific training and experience working with diverse populations including, but not limited to students of color, LGBTQ? students, as well as students of different ethnicities and immigration histories. Preference given to those candidates with experience working with African-Americans.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: July 1, 2013 or until position is filled.

SUBMIT LETTER OF APPLICATION, RESUME, TRANSCRIPT, AND REFERENCES TO:
SIUE Counseling Services
Dr. Andrew B. King
Campus Box 1154
Edwardsville, IL 62026

SIUE is a state university - benefits under state sponsored plans may not be available to holders of F1 or J1 visas.

Applicants will be subject to a background check prior to an offer of employment. Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, national origin, religion, disability, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation or veteran's status in violation of Title VII.

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