Bilingual Post-Doctoral Psychology Resident
Company: PACIFIC UNIVERSITY
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Hillsboro Professional Campus - , OR
The School of Graduate Psychology (SGP) at Pacific University is
seeking applicants for a full time 12-month Post-Doctoral
Psychology Residency Position in its Latinx Psychology Emphasis
(Sabidura) in the Pacific Psychology and Comprehensive Health (PCH)
Clinics, beginning August 2nd 2021. Sabidura:
Latinx Psychology Emphasis combines academic and clinical training
experiences intended to prepare students to work with the Latinx
community. For more information visit our Sabidura website.
The successful candidate must have a PhD or PsyD in clinical or
counseling psychology (ABD at time of application is acceptable;
degree must be completed at the time of hire) and must demonstrate
excellent culturally competent clinical skills working with Latinx
adults, children, and families. An advanced level of oral and
written abilities in Spanish and English is required. We are
seeking a candidate with innovative ideas about fostering community
service, outreach, integrated healthcare, and collaboration with
the Latinx community.
a) Direct service conducting assessments and psychotherapy with
clients at PCH Clinics, with focus on serving Spanish-speaking
Latinx adults, children and families.
b) Consultation and supervision to PCH Clinic student clinicians on
cross-cultural, diversity, equity and inclusion issues.
c) Coordination, in conjunction with the Director of Sabidura:
Latinx Psychology Emphasis, of community requests for clinical
services, psychoeducational presentations, community outreach, and
d) Lead, with support of Sabidura director, community service and
outreach advocacy projects and activities.
d) Participation in the Pacific University Interdisciplinary
e) Teach, with the support of a faculty mentor, of up to two
classes per year focused on Latinx mental health issues.
f) Support of the goals of the Sabidura: Latinx Psychology Emphasis
and PCH Clinics.
g) Work one evening per week till 8pm and one Saturday a month.
Applicants should submit a detailed letter of interest and
competencies, curriculum vitae and the names of three references
when applying using the online portal. Please click on the "Apply
Now" button on the right to start your application process.
Questions regarding this position should be directed to the
Sabidura Program Director, Dr. Ruth Ziga at
Review of applications begins December 1, 2020 and continues until
the position is filled.
SGP and the PCH are housed within the College of Health Professions
of Pacific University, located in downtown Hillsboro, adjacent to
Tuality Community Hospital. The College of Health Professions is
also home to Schools of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy,
Physician Assistant Studies, Dental Health Science, Pharmacy, and
Healthcare Administration, so the opportunities for
interprofessional collaboration are plentiful and encouraged.
Pacific University's Health Professions campus, located in
Hillsboro, OR, is 15 miles west of Downtown Portland and easily
accessible by public transit. The Portland-metro area consistently
ranks among the most livable regions in the U.S., and the
surrounding area (e.g., Mt. Hood National Forest, Pacific Ocean,
Willamette Valley) provides a diverse variety of recreational
activities. Detailed information about all of the SGP programs may
be found at http://www.pacificu.edu/sgp
Filling these positions is contingent upon available funding.
We are dedicated to providing services that center student
experience and are authentic, holistic, equity minded, integrous
and responsive. GBP along with the School of Business continues to
develop our equity practices with a particular focus on racial
Studies have shown that women and POC are less likely to apply for
jobs unless they meet all of the qualifications they find in the
job description. We are seeking the best candidate for the job, and
that candidate may be a person who comes from a less traditional
background. We encourage you to apply even if you don't meet every
minimum qualification described or are unsure if your experience
could be considered related experience.
DISCOVER PACIFIC UNIVERSITY
Pacific University is a small, but diverse learning community,
where students thrive in a personal academic environment. Tracing
its roots to 1849, when it was chartered as a school for orphans of
the Oregon Trail, Pacific has long been devoted to making a
difference in the world. Today, students study in a unique
combination of undergraduate, graduate and professional programs in
the liberal arts and sciences, business, education, health
professions and optometry. Located in Oregon, Pacific serves a
diverse population of more than 3,900 students, with campuses in
Forest Grove, Hillsboro, Eugene and Woodburn. At Pacific
University, students and faculty develop close, nurturing
relationships that provide an extraordinary educational
Today, students study in a unique combination of undergraduate,
graduate and professional programs in the liberal arts and
sciences, optometry, education, health professions and business.
Pacific University has campuses in Forest Grove, Hillsboro, Eugene
and Woodburn, Ore., as well as an office in Honolulu. In addition,
a variety of Pacific University health and eye clinics throughout
the Portland area serve patients and provide students with
At Pacific University, students and faculty engage in discovery
through close, nurturing relationships that provide extraordinary
learning experiences. International study, service learning,
internships and co-curricular activities have been integral parts
of the education of nearly 28,000 alumni worldwide who share in the
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It is the policy of Pacific University not to discriminate on the
basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, age,
religion or religious creed, disability, sex or gender, gender
identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, military, veteran
or Vietnam Era status, or any other protected classification
recognized by applicable law, in admission, access to, or treatment
in employment, educational programs or activities as required by
Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, section 504 of the
Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of
1964, the Age Discrimination Act, the Americans with Disabilities
Act of 1990, or any other applicable state or federal law, or city
ordinance. Questions or complaints may be directed to the Vice
President for Academic Affairs, 2043 College Way, Forest Grove, OR
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