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Staff Psychologist at University of California - Riverside in Riverside, California

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

Type: Full Time

Job Description:



Full Time
8AM - 5PM
$82,507 - $120,395


The Staff Psychologist provides direct clinical psychological service to the UCR campus. The primary responsibility of this position is to provide individual, couple, and group therapy to UCR students. This position provides crisis intervention services; consults with students, staff, and faculty; and serves on University committees. The Staff Psychologist will also serve as a liaison to various campus communities. A successful applicant will demonstrate commitment to diversity and inclusion. Areas of particular interest/experience that would be preferred to service the following communities are preferred: LGBTQ+ communities and identities; African Diaspora; Asian and Pacific Islanders, and psychologists focused on Diversity and Inclusion. Counseling & Psychological Services is a Health and Psychological Student Services (HAPSS) department and supports student success through optimization of emotional and physical health, through direct service, education, and provision of resources and referrals. NOTE: The classification for this position is covered under the Residual Health Care Professionals Unit Contract (HX).


Doctorate in clinical psychology or counseling.
(Doctorate degree (Ph.D/PSY.D) in Psychology related discipline)

4 - 7 years of related experience.

Current, valid license in California (or other state licensure in parity with CA requirements)
Must maintain CA licensure through the Board of Psychology and maintain UCOP credentialing/privileging standards.
Maintenance of appropriate continuing education and specifically supervision continuing education required of supervisors.

Thorough knowledge associated with providing evaluation, diagnosis and psychotherapy services, and thorough skills associated with conducting complex diagnosis, problem-solving and critical-thinking.

Ability to participate in after-hours on-call rotation and other after-hours campus activities.
Shift Work (hours outside standard Mon-Fri 8AM-5PM work hours)
Occasional evening and weekend work hours and an expectation of availability after hours to serve the occasional emergent needs of students and campus challenges/crises.

Highly effective written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills.Demonstrated ability to effectively use interpersonal skills while representing the department on campus and to external units.

Ability to work in a highly collaborative manner with diverse client group, members of the medical staff and faculty.

Knowledge of intersectionality and how it impacts the daily lives of students including but not limited to African American, Asian American, Latino/Latina, international, first-generation, veterans, students with disabilities, and LGBTQ.

Thorough knowledge of applicable laws and standards of professional conduct, and ability to conduct complex analysis and develop and present recommendations and course of treatment.

Must be computer literate.


Experience working in a university/college setting.

Thorough knowledge of diagnostic/ psychological testing methodologies.

Knowledge of electronic/medical records systems.


In the Heart of Inland Southern California, UC Riverside is located on nearly 1,200 acres near Box Springs Mountain in Southern California; the park-like campus provides convenient access to the vibrant and growing Inland region. The campus is a living laboratory for the exploration of issues critical to growing communities' air, water, energy, transportation, politics, the arts, history, and culture. UCR gives every student, faculty and staff member the resources to explore, engage, imagine and excel.

UC Riverside is recognized as one of the most ethnically diverse research universities in the country boasting several key rankings of which we are extremely proud.

* UC Riverside was included in the (August 2018) edition of The Princeton Review's "The Best 382 Colleges."

* Shanghai Jiao Tong University (August 2017) Academic Ranking of World Universities ranked UC Riverside among the top 151 institutions. This survey bills itself as "the most trustworthy precursor of global rankings of the world's top 500 universities."

* In 2016, UCR was recognized for graduation rate success by the Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) for achieving near parity across racial-ethnic, socio-economic, and gender boundaries.

* UCR ranks among the Top 15 Public Research Universities in the nation, as identified by the 2017 Washington Monthly.

* In 2017, two separate reports from the Education Trust celebrated UCR as a national leader for African American and Latino student success. UCR was one of just three schools to be named top-performing institutions in both reports and the only California campus recognized among 18 top-performing colleges and universities in the nation for high black student graduation rates.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

For information about our generous employee benefits package, visit: Employee Benefits Overview


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