Postdoctoral Fellowship: The Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences at Purdue University invites applications for a postdoctoral fellowship from the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders, National Institutes of Health beginning January 1, 2018. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or have permanent resident status. This will be a two-year appointment. Individuals may seek training in any of the following overarching areas: (1) Foundational; (2) Developmental Disorders; (3) Neurological and Degenerative Disorders. Potential mentors include: Alexander Francis, Stacey Halum, Michael Heinz, Jessica Huber, David Kemmerer, Keith Kluender, Ananthanarayan (Ravi) Krishnan, Laurence Leonard, Amanda Seidl, Preeti Sivasankar, Elizabeth Strickland, Christine Weber, and Ronnie Wilbur. Applicants should contact appropriate individuals on this list prior to submitting an application. A description of the research areas of these potential mentors can be found at http://www.purdue.edu/hhs/slhs/research/areas.html. Application materials should include a statement of interest including desired research trajectory, three letters of recommendation, a curriculum vitae, and copies of relevant publications. These materials should be sent to Elizabeth A. Strickland, Project Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline for submission of applications is August 31, 2017. Purdue University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce. www.purdue.edu/hhs/slhs
About Purdue University- Speech, Language, Hearing Sciences
The Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences (SLHS) is internationally renowned for its scientists, clinicians and students. Together, we teach and discover to better comprehend human communication — from speaking to hearing to understanding. At many universities, students learn facts discovered by others, but SLHS faculty and students make the discoveries that define clinical practice... now and in the future. As clinicians, scholars, scientists and students, we are engineers, linguists, neuroscientists, physiologists and psychologists. We integrate approaches from a diverse range of fields and share the common goal to put the evidence in evidence-based practice. Join us as we work together to discover new knowledge, translate discovery into cutting-edge clinical practice, and improve lives across the globe.
The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is the national professional, scientific, and credentialing association for 191,500 members and affiliates who are audiologists; speech-language pathologists; speech, language, and hearing scientists; audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel; and students.