Description: The Federal Bureau of Prisons institutions are located throughout the United Stations. We offer career advancement; a competitive salary and benefits package; in-service training; and an exceptional retirement plan. Our salary and benefits are highly competitive to what is current available for more recent doctoral program graduates. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply. More information can be viewed online at or in this document BOP Job Opportunities.

Requirements: Include a completion of a Ph.D./Psy.D. directly relation to full professional work in clinical counseling psychology from an accredited program. At the time of appointment, applicants must not have reached their 37th birthday. In special situations, a waiver may be granted up to age 39.

Contact: For more information, please contact the recruiter for the corresponding region to learn more about the vacancy, salary, and application process.


Western Region North Central Region South Central Region
Phil Magaletta, Ph.D. Caron Heigel, Ph.D. Phil Magaletta, Ph.D.
202-514-2804 202-353-8424 202-514-2804
USP Atwater, CA FCC Terre Haute, IN FCC Forest City, AR (2)
FCI Herlong, CA FCI Marion, IL FCI Bastrop, TX (2)
MCC San Diego, CA FCI Waseca, MN FCC Beaumont, TX (2)
FCC Lompoc, CA (2) AUSP Thomson, IL FCI Big Spring, TX
FCC Victorville, CA USP Leavenworth, KS FCI Three Rivers, TX
FMCFP Springfield, MO FCI Ft. Worth, TX
FCI Oxford, WI FCI Texarkana, TX
 FCC Pollock, LA
 FCC Oakdale, LA


Northeast Region Mid-Atlantic Region Southeast Region
Caron Heigel, Ph.D. Chad Lohman, Ph.D. Chad Lohman, Ph.D.
202-353-8424 678-686-1488 678-686-1488
FCI Berlin, NH FCI Ashland, KY FCI Aliceville, AL
FCI Ft. Dix, NJ (3) USP Big Sandy, KY FCC Coleman, FL
FCI Schuylkill, PA USP McCreary, KY FCI Jessup, GA
 FDC Philadelphia, PA FMC Lexington, KY FCC Yazoo City, MS (3)
 FCI Danbury, CT (2) FCC Bunter, NC  FCI Bennettsville, SC
FCI Memphis, TN
FCC Petersburg, VA
FCI Beckley, WV
FCC Hazelton, WV (3)
FCI Gilmer, WV (2)
FCI McDowell, WV