Director, Counseling and Psychiatric Services

UGA University Health Center

Deadline July 31, 2014
Date Posted June 6, 2014
Type Administrative
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

The University of Georgias University Health Center seeks candidates for the position of Director of Counseling and Psychiatric Services (CAPS).  This senior level administrative position oversees the operations, budget, human resources, and strategic planning for the CAPS Department.  Minimum requirements are an MD or DO, from an accredited medical or osteopathic school, or a PhD or PsyD  from an accredited college or university with GA licensure within 30 days of hire,  five years experience in the practice of psychiatry or psychology, progressively responsible administrative positions including three  years supervisory experience, excellent communication and interpersonal skills, and competency in the use of a computer.  Preference will be given to candidates with experience in a college health setting and use of an electronic health record.

Interested applicants please send cover letter, resume, and three written letters of reference to Julia Nelms, Administration, University Health Center, UGA, Athens, GA 30602 or email                  

The application deadline is July 31, 2014 with a projected start date of September 1, 2014, and is negotiable.  The prospective hire for the position will be subject to a background investigation per University System of Georgia policies.  For more information, contact Julia Nelms.  The University of Georgia is an EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Institution. Links to information about CAPS and The University Health Center can be found at