Clinical Counselor  

Search #1819-0036 

Ohio Wesleyan University is a selective, private, undergraduate liberal arts, residential institution founded in 1842 and is located just 20 miles north of Columbus.

The Division of Student Engagement and Success seeks a talented and enthusiastic individual to serve Counseling Services as a Clinical Counselor. We hope to identify a generalist clinician with a strong developmental focus and diverse areas of interest. The successful candidate has clinical experience working with college students or young adults and familiarity with educational outreach. This is a full-time, 10-month position beginning August 1, 2019 that offers a competitive salary.


Individual counseling, group counseling, crisis intervention, educational outreach, consultation, training for faculty/staff/students, and other duties as assigned by the Director of Counseling Services.  

Minimum Qualifications

Doctorate in psychology or master’s degree in mental health counseling or social work; at least one year counseling experience; eligibility for Ohio licensure or license eligibility to practice independently in the state of Ohio as a psychologist, mental health counselor, or social worker required. The ideal candidate will have experience and expertise in serving college student populations. This opening is for a generalist who has particular commitment to and experience with serving students who identify with one or more of the following clinical and outreach areas: men, racially diverse students, International students, and/or first-generation college students. Excellent written and oral communication skills, the ability to form strong working/collaborative relationships with students, faculty, and staff members, and the ability to relate effectively with diverse members of the University community are also essential. 

Preferred Qualifications

Education, training, and/or expertise in one or more of the following areas: men/masculinity, racially diverse students.

Completed applications will include:

  1. A letter of interest (cover letter)
  2. A resume or Curriculum Vitae
  3. Graduate Transcripts
  4. The names and contact information of three current references.

All application materials should be emailed to Paper copies will not be accepted.

Application review will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled. 

Ohio Wesleyan University, a private liberal arts college located 20 miles north of Columbus, in Delaware, Ohio, promotes and celebrates an inclusive environment free from constraints in areas of culture, race, sex, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, age, religion, family relationship, or economic barriers. Applications by members of all underrepresented groups are encouraged as OWU is an equal opportunity institution and has a strong commitment to supporting diversity, equity and inclusion.