University of Massachusetts Medical School, Department of Psychiatry

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Position ID:UMASSMED-Psych-PTSTUDCOUN [#11142, 18-063]
Position Title: Part-Time Psychologist Student Counseling
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, United States [map]
Subject Area: Psychiatry
Starting Date:2018/07/01
Appl Deadline: finished (2018/05/02, finished 2019/02/05, listed until 2018/11/02)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS) seeks to fill a half-time (20 hours/week) Faculty position on its Student Counseling Service. The Service provides evidence-based assessment, psychotherapy, and medication management to students of UMMS, including medical students, graduate students, and nursing students. This student population is ethnically and socioeconomically diverse, with a wide range of therapeutic needs. Student Counseling Service is a team of Board-certified psychiatrists and clinical and health psychologists with specialty training, who work together in a team model and meet weekly for case conference. The successful candidate will have a Ph.D./Psy.D., specialized training and experience in evidence-based psychotherapy models such as Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) and cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), and be licensed or eligible for licensure as a psychologist in Massachusetts. Experience with psychosocial treatment for alcohol and substance use disorders, and/or for eating disorders, is of interest but not required. Clinical psychologists with significant experience in these treatment models, and who are prepared to supervise trainees, are preferred. In addition, the successful candidate will demonstrate ability to contribute to the academic mission of UMMS.

There may be opportunities within the Department of Psychiatry to add clinical or research hours in various settings, depending on applicant’s expertise and interests, and availability of funding.

UMass Medical School is committed to being an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and recognizes the power of a diverse community. We encourage applications from protected veterans, individuals with disabilities and those with varied experiences, perspectives and backgrounds to consider UMass Medical School as their employer of choice. Salary is competitive, with an excellent benefit package. Interested applicants should apply at: (address info here). Information about UMMS Student Counseling Services is available at:

Questions about the position can be directed to: Phoebe S. Moore, Ph.D., Associate Director,, or 508-856-3220.

As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, UMMS recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives and backgrounds.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
Department of Psychiatry
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA 01655

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