Job Summary/Basic Function
The Department of Center for Counseling and Human Development at
Millersville University welcomes applications for a Psychologist
(beginning January 2022).
The person selected for this tenure-track faculty position will be
able to provide skilled, confidential counseling and psychotherapy
with students who face problems of a personal, social, educational,
or developmental nature. The position requires a counseling
generalist with excellent interpersonal skills who will provide
time-limited individual, group and couples counseling and
psychotherapy. Responsibilities include counseling and
psychotherapy; crisis intervention; outreach services; consulting
services; supervision of graduate students; maintenance of clinical
records; and other duties as designed by the department
chairperson. Actual assignments will depend upon department needs.
Tenure-track faculty are also required, on an ongoing basis, to
pursue scholarly growth and provide service by contributing
professionally to department and university governance and the
community at large, in a participatory, developmental or advisory
capacity. The faculty will seek/maintain appropriate license (e.g.,
Psychologist) to serve as a clinical professor in the Commonwealth
A complete application comprises the following:
- A cover letter summarizing how the applicant’s education and
experience match the required qualifications of the position.
- A current curriculum vitae.
- Copies of registrar-issued unofficial transcripts for all
degrees conferred and in progress (the successful candidate will be
required to provide registrar-issued official transcripts from the
issuing institution(s) directly to the Provost’s Office by the
- Three current letters of reference (applicant to submit names,
addresses, phone numbers, and email addresses of individuals who
will be contacted to upload current letters of reference directly
to a confidential website).
Incomplete applications will not be considered. Applicants are
encouraged to submit their application materials far enough in
advance of the closing date to allow time for their references to
respond. If you choose to provide additional documentation, please
upload these items as optional documents.
Please do not link your application to the position until you have
uploaded all of the required documents and any optional documents
you want to provide. You will not be able to change the materials
submitted or upload any new additional materials, after the
application process has been completed and you receive a
Located in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, Millersville University
of Pennsylvania is one of the 14 public universities of
Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education. Our pillars of
distinction include exceptionally strong student-faculty
relationships, numerous programs of distinction, a beautiful campus
and vibrant location, and successful job placement for our
students. Our students’ success, both inside and outside of the
classroom, is our highest priority, and we provide numerous
opportunities to facilitate their academic, personal, and social
growth and development. Almost 70 baccalaureate programs are
available for our 6,600 students to find their path. Several of our
programs are multidisciplinary in nature, combining science,
technology, and art to create a more progressive degree. One
thousand graduate students enroll in 21 master’s and three doctoral
programs. Our faculty are highly respected in their fields and
dedicated to the success of students in the classroom, research
labs, and in campus life. Over 66,000 alumni live in all 50 states
and in 72 countries around the world. We seek individuals who
embrace and value our EPPIIC values of exploration, public mission,
professionalism, inclusion, integrity, and compassion.
At Millersville University we are committed to fostering a learning
and working environment that promotes the intersectionality of
diversity to foster a climate of inclusion. Employing our EPPIIC
values and the principles of Inclusive Excellence, we hold that an
inclusive community is a core value that is an essential part of
the foundation for our learning and working environment.
Millersville University is an equal opportunity employer and, in
compliance with federal and state laws and university policy, is
committed to providing equal educational and employment
opportunities for all persons without regard to age, color,
national origin, race, religion, disability, veteran status, sex,
sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.
Individuals from traditionally underrepresented populations are
encouraged to apply.
- Doctorate in counseling psychology, clinical psychology or
- Pennsylvania psychology license or license eligible within two
years of hire.
- Counseling experience with traditional college-aged populations
and diverse client populations.
- Crisis Intervention experience.
- Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication
- Ability to work effectively in team setting.
- Evidence of a commitment to equity, diversity and
- Successful interview.
- Successful case conference presentation.
- Successful completion of three background checks.
- University counseling center experience.