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Psychologist, Multicultural Specialist

Job description

Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2021-04-28
Req: R-1029


1503-NN - Psychologist

Business Title:

Psychologist, Multicultural Specialist


Employee Type:

Admin. Professional

Job Family:

Administrative Professional - Not OT Eligible

Position Details:

Summary of Duties:

Provide culturally affirming brief, focused individual counseling, group therapy and workshops, initial consultations, and crisis assessment and intervention to a diverse student population. Prioritize clinical work, outreach, and liaison relationships with students from marginalized communities including Black/African American, Latinx, Undocumented, Indigenous/First Nations, Asian American/Pacific Islander, Multi-racial, and other students of color. Provide training and clinical supervision in a training program that includes practicum counselors, an American Psychological Association-accredited doctoral internship, and post-doctoral psychology residents. Engage in outreach presentations and activities. Provide professional consultation to WSU faculty, staff, and students regarding student behavior, mental health, and academic challenges in order to enhance an inclusive campus climate for student success.

Required Qualifications:

  • Eligibility for licensure as a Psychologist in Washington State within one year.

  • Excellent generalist clinical skills and experience providing brief, focused counseling services.

  • Experience working with “high risk” difficulties (e.g. suicide, eating disorders, substance abuse, PTSD)

  • Experience and commitment to providing services to diverse student populations including, but not limited to, BIPOC students, LGBTQ+ students, undocumented, migrant, and immigrant students, international students, and veterans.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • APA-approved doctoral program and APA-accredited doctoral internship.

  • One year of experience working in a university counseling center (experience obtained while earning degree is acceptable).

  • Graduate of an APA-accredited doctoral program as well as an APA-accredited internship (for doctoral applicants).

  • License eligible in the state of Washington.

  • Experience facilitating psychotherapy groups and workshops.

  • Experience providing outreach and consultation on a university campus.

  • Experience and interest providing clinical supervision and training to graduate-level trainees.

  • Experience working in a multidisciplinary setting.

  • Bilingual or multilingual.

Additional Information:


Student Affairs

Department Name:

Cougar Health Services Counseling & Psychological Services

City, State, Zip:

Pullman, WA 99164

Department Link:


Monthly Salary:

Commensurate with qualifications and experience



This is a permanent position.

Screening Begin Date:

This recruitment will begin screening applications on May 10, 2021 and will remain ongoing until a successful candidate has been identified.

Background Check: This position has been designated by the department to require a background check.

Application Instructions:

Applicants must attach the following documents to their online application: 1) resume and 2) cover letter. Application materials should clearly communicate how the applicant meets all required qualifications and additional requirements. Applicants are required to include contact information for professional references within the application.

Required Documents:

  • Resume

  • Cover Letter

Time Type:

Full time

Position Term:

12 Month

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 veteran, 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.




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Job No:
Posted: 4/29/2021
Application Due: 5/8/2021
Work Type: Full Time