Psychologist, Campus Life

Updated: 2 months ago
Job Type: FullTime

Emory University is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.


  • Provides counseling and psychotherapy to meet the needs of a select population.
  • May provide clinical supervision to psychology and social work interns and to psychiatric residents.
  • Serves as a professional resource within the community. Performs related responsibilities as required.


  • This position will be part of the CAPS department, but focused primarily on fulfilling the mission of the School of Nursing (SON) by fostering the intellectual, emotional, spiritual, and psychological wellbeing of students and train healthcare professionals who provide high quality, compassionate care.
  • This position will participate in a collaborative, multidisciplinary approach to the clinical care of Emory SON students.
  • The position will support the mental health and well-being needs of students in the SON through a combination of community interventions, consultation, and clinical services.
  • Specifically, this position will provide culturally competent assessments, crisis intervention, consultation, case management, community referrals, outreach programs and services, trainings, individual therapy, and group therapy.
  • This position will be partially embedded in the SON and will require some early morning, evening, and weekend work.


  • A doctorate in counseling/clinical psychology and two years of psychological counseling experience. Licensed as a Psychologist or license eligible in Georgia.


  • Experience working in higher education, counseling centers, or working with nursing students.
  • Qualified applicants will have a Ph.D. or Psy.D. in clinical or counseling psychology from an APA-accredited program.
  • Applicants should also have completed all internship and postdoctoral hours and be eligible for licensure as a psychologist in Georgia within six months of hire.
  • Applicants must also have demonstrated the ability to maintain confidentiality of clients, students, faculty, and staff.
  • In addition, applicants will have excellent clinical skills, experience working with full range of human diversity that includes a commitment to social justice and a strong investment in outreach work and community interventions that directly support the mission of the School of Nursing.
  • Licensed for 3+ years.
  • Candidate will have strong communication and collaboration skills, an interest in working as an integrated part of the CAPS team and with SON administration, the ability to respond calmly and flexibly in crises, the ability to juggle multiple roles, an interest in outreach initiatives, and a demonstrated commitment to working with marginalized and underserved populations. 

Application Deadline
Review of applications will begin immediately, with priority review given to applications received by February 15, 2023. Position will remain open until filled.


NOTE: Position tasks are generally required to be performed in-person at an Emory University location.  Remote work from home day options may be granted at department discretion. Emory reserves the right to change remote work status with notice to employee.


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