The newly created Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders in the College of Health Professions at Lebanon Valley College is seeking a qualified applicant for a full time 12-month tenure track faculty position to begin January of 2018 at the rank of assistant professor. We seek forward thinking individuals who can successfully engage our students in the classroom with a strong commitment to current research and evidence based practice. We are accepting students into the undergraduate program in the fall of 2017 and seeking accreditation through the Council on Academic Accreditation (CAA). We will be moving into the new Jeanne and Edward H. Arnold Health Professions Pavilion in 2018.
Application materials should be submitted through https://apply.interfolio.com/42635 and must include: a cover letter addressing teaching and clinical supervision experience appropriate for supporting both undergraduate and graduate students; familiarity with ASHA standards, policies and procedures; evidence of a commitment to inclusion and educational excellence; a CV (including current email address and phone number); three current letters of recommendation; and a copy of a transcript from institution awarding highest degree. The review of application materials will begin immediately and the position will remain open until filled.
Candidates must have PhD or equivalent in Communication Sciences and Disorders with a Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology (CCC/SLP). The ideal candidate will have expertise in one or more of the following areas: voice disorders, motor speech disorders, augmentative and alternative communication, cleft and craniofacial disorders, and / or adult neurogenic communication disorders. Teaching and clinical supervision experience, familiarity with ASHA standards, policies and procedures; and evidence of a commitment to inclusion and educational excellence are also required. Teaching will consist of both undergraduate and graduate level courses as well as clinical supervision.
Lebanon Valley College was founded in 1866 as a private coeducational institution on the site of the Annville Academy. Lebanon Valley College became a four-year institution by 1883 as the lower grades were phased out.1,600 undergraduates. 11:1 student-to-faculty ratio. More than 40 undergraduate majors. 5 master’s programs and a doctorate. All in a close-knit community.
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.