Posting: U of M Counseling and Psychological Services - Post MSW Fellowship

April 29, 2022

Position Description / Job Duties
The University of Michigan Counseling and Psychological Services is offering a full-time, twelve month Post-Master of Social Work Fellowship for the 2022-2023 academic year.  We are currently accepting applications on a rolling basis. Applications should consist of a cover letter, CV, and list of three references. Please send materials via email to Ann Scott, M.L.S. at by May 16th, 2022. 

Our curriculum provides advanced training and clinical experience in multiculturally sensitive services to university students with a wide range of developmental issues and mental health concerns and is anchored in the social work tenets of social justice, advocacy, and strength-based quality clinical care.  Find more information about UM Post MSW Fellowship HERE.

Post-M.S.W. Fellows provide service in intake evaluation; individual counseling and psychotherapy (both brief and longer when appropriate); crisis intervention and emergency services; third party consultation; outreach; program development; group interventions. Fellows may also serve on agency committees. 

In addition, Post-M.S.W. Fellows will choose an area of specialization. Examples include but are not limited to:

1. Administration (e.g. clinical, training, or outreach)

2. Clinical Practice (e.g. mindfulness-based therapies; couples; brief treatment of trauma; focused services to students with a particular social identity such as students of color or LGBT students)

3. Outreach (e.g. to specific campus communities, and/or general programming)

Orientation begins August 8, 2022.


Applicants must have completed a Master’s degree in Social Work prior to August 1, 2022 from an accredited training institution.  One or more supervised social work experiences, including some direct clinical counseling experience is required.  


The fellowship is full time for twelve months beginning August 8th.  


  • $37,000 annual salary
  • 24 days vacation/sick leave (earned as 2 per month worked)
  • Health benefits (low monthly fee)
  • 10 paid holidays
  • Private offices with access to the University of Michigan libraries and technologies
  • Recreational facilities and parking available on a fee basis

Applications are due by May 16th, 2022.

Please include:

  • A letter of introduction that discusses relevant experience and how the fellowship relates to your career goals.
  • A current vita or resume
  • A list of three professional references, at least one of which must be a recent clinical supervisor.

Other Information:
Within the context of our multicultural, multidisciplinary, and multi-theoretical setting, our aim is to support entry-level professionals as they get ready for licensure, and to prepare them to move with competence, creativity and flexibility into professional positions in a range of settings, with a focus on counseling center practice. Experiential learning is supported by a variety of supervisory, mentoring, and educational experiences. 

Applications can be emailed to:

Ann Scott, Training Programs Assistant

Note: All new employees of the University of Michigan are required to successfully pass the University Police background check as a condition of employment.

EEO Statement
The University of Michigan is a non-discriminatory, affirmative action employer. BIPOC, persons with disabilities, and persons of all genders and sexual orientations are encouraged to apply.

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