University Human Resource Services

Substance Abuse Therapist/Educator, Office of Health, Alcohol, and Drug Education

Professional position available July 1, 2015. 

Responsibilities:  implement comprehensive alcohol and other drug programs (AOD) that include assessment, prevention, and treatment programming and that reflect the university’s core values; focus on consultation/outreach, group and individual counseling services, and alcohol and other drug education for the university student population; conduct training and supervision for students; monitor student compliance with a web-based substance abuse and sexual assault prevention program; serve on unit and university governance and program committees as appointed and assigned.  

Minimum qualifications:  MA in clinical or counseling psychology with a minimum of 1,000 hours field experience.  Degree must be completed before employment with application for LMHC-A by December, 2015; experience in providing substance abuse assessment and treatment; fundamental knowledge of alcohol and its effects on human behavior, as well as knowledge of other substance abuse prevalent among college age students; interest and background in alcohol and AOD counseling/programming. 

Preferred qualifications:  ABD or Ph.D. in clinical or counseling psychology from APA-accredited internship and program with experience in AOD counseling and programming; licensed psychologist in Indiana.  Ph.D. or Psy.D. completed by December, 2015; two years of experience providing AOD assessment, intervention and treatment services to university students. 

Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.  

Send cover letter, vita, graduate transcripts, and the names and contact information for three references to: 

Kyle Kittleson, Ph.D.
Counseling Center
Ball State University
Muncie, IN  47306

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  

The university offers an excellent benefits package, including health care and retirement plans, tuition assistance for employees and dependents, and generous time off with pay.

Ball State University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community.

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