- University Park Campus
- Date Announced:
- Date Closing:
- Job Number:
- Level/Salary Band:
- 03 – P – Exempt
- Work Unit:
- Student Affairs - Vice President For Student Affairs
- Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS)
- Full/Part Time:
The Pennsylvania State University, Center for Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS), University Park, PA has an excellent opportunity available for a Psychiatrist interested in working with university students. Start date to be negotiated with successful candidate. Application review will begin immediately. Responsibilities include: Provide psychiatric care, primarily evaluations and medication management, to university students within a multidisciplinary setting. One hour is allocated for psychiatric evaluations and 30 minutes is allocated for follow -up visits. There is minimal insurance billing handled by staff assistants. Position includes collaborating with mental health clinicians at CAPS and providers within University Health Services at Penn State as needed. Provide supervision/consultation for Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants at CAPS, as well as provide training and support for graduate students and doctoral interns from psychology programs, and multidisciplinary staff as needed. Penn State CAPS values a focus on self-examination and embraces a philosophy respectful of diversity and inclusion. Preference is given to candidates who have experience providing services to diverse populations, such as, but not limited to, underrepresented students, international students, and LGBTQ students. Please see http://allin.psu.edu/faq.html for information on Penn State University’s diversity “All In” effort and see http://equity.psu.edu/diversity-resources/diversity-resources#faculty-stafffor Diversity Resources at Penn State. CAPS strives to build a diverse, multicultural staff capable of meeting the needs of all of our students. Application review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Typically requires a Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathy degree or higher plus five years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Licensure or eligibility for licensure to practice medicine in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is required. Must be licensed in Pennsylvania by start date of position. Successful applicant should be Board Certified or Board Eligible in Psychiatry. State College, PA, a university town, with a population of 105,000 was recently cited as one of the top university towns in the United States. Pittsburgh and Philadelphia are 3 to 4 hours from State College and Baltimore is about 3 hours. State College and the university provide the major intellectual, cultural and recreational resources for central Pennsylvania. This is a standing position that is a 75% full-time equivalency (FTE) job. Work schedule will be 30 hours per week year round, weekdays only with no on-call responsibilities. Full Penn State benefits are included.
These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.