Washington State University Psychologist in Pullman, Washington

Position Details

Summary of Duties

The Psychologist, under the direction of the Behavioral Health Director, will be responsible for the evaluation, diagnosis, treatment, and referral of student mental health needs. This position provides clinical health and primary care psychology specific services to the student health population.

Additional Information

Pullman Area

Pullman is a dynamic center of higher education, research, and culture located in a region called the Palouse. The region is home to two land grant universities, Washington State University and the University of Idaho located just eight miles to the east in Moscow, Idaho. Washington’s second-largest city, Spokane, is located 75 miles north of Pullman. Demographics Daily designated Pullman a “dreamtown,” reflecting the city’s exceptionally high quality of life. Bloomberg Businessweek named Pullman the “Best Places to Raise Your Kids” in Washington. The city also boasts one of the highest percentages of graduate degrees among U.S. micropolitan areas, and its public school system has been ranked among the top 100 in the country. Excellent outdoor recreation opportunities—including golfing, skiing, hiking, and boating—are just a short drive away.

To learn more about the Pullman community, visit pullmanchamber.com

Benefits Package Competitive benefits available, more details at hrs.wsu.edu/benefits

Position Qualifications

Required Qualifications

A doctoral degree in Psychology, or equivalent including completion of pre-doctoral internship.

Additional Requirements

Possession of, or ability to obtain within one year of hire, licensure to practice counseling/professional psychology in Washington State.

Successful experience providing one-on-one counseling in the areas of healthy relationships, life balance, and healthy life choices.

Demonstrated experience within clinical health and primary care settings.

Preferred Qualifications

Work experience that demonstrates ability to assist with crisis management.

Experience working with a diverse student population.

Demonstrated experience administering and interpreting cognitive-based academic testing (ADHD, LD).

Training in clinical health and primary care psychology at the internship and post-doctoral levels.

Will this position require a background check?

This position has been designated by the department to require a background check

Posting Detail Information

Special Instructions to Applicants

Screening will begin on October 26, 2017.

Application materials should clearly communicate how the applicant meets all required qualifications and additional requirements.

EEO Statement

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER. Members of ethnic minorities, women, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans, persons of disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply.

WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens. All new employees must show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

WSU is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact Human Resource Services: 509-335-4521(v), Washington State TDD Relay Service: Voice Callers: 1-800-833-6384; TDD Callers: 1-800-833-6388, 509-335-1259(f), or hrs@wsu.edu.

Employee Type: AP-Administrative Professional

University Title: Psychologist

Working Title: Psychologist

College/Area: Student Affairs

Department Link: Health and Wellness Services

Position Number: 115492

Hiring Unit: Behavioral Health

Work Location: Pullman

This position is in a Bargaining Unit: No

Appointment Status: Permanent

Job Appointment (FTE%): 100%

Position Term in Months: 12

Monthly Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Open Until Filled: Yes

Posting Number: 20133749P

Zip Code: 99164

Open Date: 10/11/2017

Department: Health and Wellness Services