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Psychiatrist/Psychiatric Nurse Practictioner

Apply now Job no: 493292
Work type: Temporary (Hourly)
Location: UMBC Campus
Categories: Health Services/Counseling


 University Health Services/Counseling Center 

  1. Provide routine psychiatric evaluation and intervention services for assessment and evaluation of UMBC students. 

  1.  Provide ongoing follow up, evaluation and treatment as needed. 

  1. Facilitation of higher level of care referral of Counseling Center clients and Health Services patients as needed and appropriate. 

  1. Available for emergency consultations for psychiatric problems, conditions and crisis intervention. 

  1. Provide consultation to UMBC University Health Services and Counseling Center staff. 

  1. Provide professional development/training to Health Services and Counseling Center Staff. 

Required Minimum Qualifications:


  • Appropriate Maryland Licensure by the time of Appointment 

  • Cultural competence and clinical sophistication in delivering mental health care to a diverse undergraduate and graduate student body. 

  • A strong understanding of the full range of developmental and mental health challenges affecting young adults. 

  • Interpersonal skills and an ability to form a therapeutic alliance with college-age and graduate student populations. 

  • Demonstrated competence in crisis intervention, assessing need for psychiatric hospitalization, handling psychiatric emergencies, and supervising referral for inpatient care. 

  • Ability to work closely and collaboratively with other health and mental health clinicians in providing team-based care to and in conducting assessments and requested evaluations. 

  • Demonstrated competence in use of best practices for diagnostic evaluation and psychopharmacological treatment. 

  • Provide care in an interpersonally and culturally sensitive manner. 



Background Screening Statement:

A background check may be required.  

Special Instructions to Applicants: Please submit your application, cover letter, and resume. 
Salary: Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. 
Hours: Part-time - Hours and flexibility to be determined. 
Type: Temporary, Contingent I
Additional Information: This is a temporary position.  Initial contract is for 6 months with the possibility of renewal. 
FLSA Status: Nonexempt 
 Equal Opportunity Statement:  UMBC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, minority group members, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Title IX: As an institution that receives federal financial assistance, UMBC adheres to Title IX and does not discriminate on the basis of sex. For more information about Title IX and contact information for Title IX Coordinator click here.   


If you require a reasonable accommodation for a disability for any part of the employment process, please contact the Human Resources Department at 410-455-2337 or MD TTY Relay Service 1-800-735-2258 between 8:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Work Authorization   As required by the 1986 Immigration Act, be prepared to present acceptable documentation upon hire showing your identity and that you are a U.S. citizen or an alien who is authorized to work.

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