Washington State University Psychologist in Pullman, Washington
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.
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.
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Benefits Package Competitive benefits available, more details at hrs.wsu.edu/benefits
A doctoral degree in Psychology, or equivalent including completion of pre-doctoral internship.
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.
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.
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.
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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