Pennsylvania State University is seeking BC/BE Psychiatrists to join their team. The Psychiatry services function under the auspices of Student Affairs and are fully supported by a comprehensive department of professional staff and clinicians that make up the University’s Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) Department. The Penn State, University Park campus located in State College, PA, is their largest campus with a student enrollment of more than 46,000.
In addition to providing clinical services for students, the psychiatrists work collaboratively with other CAPS team members and departments on campus. There are NO CALL responsibilities as part of the psychiatry role. CAPS offers an expansive range of services for undergraduate and graduate students including wellness and self-help options, counseling (group, individual, and couples), crisis intervention, psychiatric services, education, and programming for the Penn State College community. Currently, the services offered through the department are available via various modalities.
There are multiple benefits of practicing in a higher education setting, including
- making a difference working with a diverse student population
- working as a member of a team in a collegial environment
- having access to university activities, athletic events, programs, and resources
- opportunities to contribute to initiatives within the department and across campus
For additional information about the Counseling and Psychological Services at Penn State, visit their website at https://studentaffairs.psu.edu/counseling.
•Comprehensive insurance benefits package which includes health, vision, dental, short-term & long-term disability, healthcare savings programs, flexible spending accounts, life insurance plans, and professional development opportunities.
• Employee retirement plan & retirement healthcare savings plan
• A 75% tuition discount for resident instruction and continuing education courses available for staff/faculty, children up to the age of 26, and spouse
• Competitive salary
• Relocation assistance
• Generous vacation, sick & personal leave
For information about other benefits and HR-related questions, please reference the Penn State’s Human Resource page, https://hr.psu.edu/
The Pennsylvania State University is a multi-campus, land-grant, public research university that educates students from around the world and supports individuals and communities through integrated programs of teaching, research, and service.
About The Pennsylvania State University
Penn State is a top-ranked research university and Pennsylvania’s sole land-grant institution, founded with a mission of high-quality teaching, expert research, and global service. Best College Reviews ranks State College at number 8 on their “The 50 Best College Towns in America” list. State College is also ranked in the top twenty of Kiplinger’s Personal Finance magazine’s “Fifty Smart Places to Live.” Located in Centre County Pennsylvania, State College is considered one of the safest communities in the country. It is also a thriving and growing area, known for its beauty and friendliness offering activities year-round such as skiing, arts & cultural events, concerts, and numerous historical sites. With a population of 96,254, residents in State College and the surrounding area fully enjoy all four seasons and speak to the magnificent colors of the changing leaves and sunny and mild days in the fall. In 2021, State College, PA, was named as the Best College Football Town in America, according to ESPN voting. Including football, Penn State offers 31, Division I intercollegiate sports.
Pennsylvania State University’s college of medicine and teaching hospital was established in 1967 with a $50 million gift from the charitable trusts of renowned chocolate magnate Milton S. Hershey. In 1989, the Pennsylvania College of Technology in Williamsport became an affiliate of the University. In 2000, Penn State and the Dickinson School of Law merged, meaning the University now operates two law schools—Dickinson Law (in Carlisle, Pennsylvania) and Penn State Law (on the University Park campus). Penn State’s online World Campus graduated its first students in 2000 and now enrolls more than 20,000.
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Shari Rich MS