We are inviting applications for a continuing position of Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Audiology. This status is equivalent to a (tenured) Assistant Professor in the US system.
As the successful appointee, you will be required to develop and teach undergraduate and postgraduate courses in areas relevant to Audiology, preferably with a specialism in paediatrics. Additional expertise in auditory processing disorders would be an advantage.
You will be able to teach individually and collaboratively where required, supervise student research, particularly for students enrolled in the Master of Audiology and PhD programmes, while being an effective mentor for postgraduate research students. You must have a demonstrated capacity to extend your own research portfolio, and to develop and maintain links with relevant community organizations, professional bodies and colleagues nationally and internationally. A record of excellent research and publications within the field of Audiology is a key requirement, with a more extensive and advanced research and publication track-record required for appointment at advanced level. Evidence of a commitment to excellent teaching and research, along with potential or demonstrated ability to lead research programmes and gain external funding will be required.
You must have a PhD in Audiology and be eligible for full membership of the New Zealand Audiological Society, or equivalent. Further details on the Department of Communication Disorders can be found at http://www.cmds.canterbury.ac.nz/
The University of Canterbury is committed to promoting a world-class learning environment through research and teaching excellence, and has a vision statement of 'People Prepared to Make a Difference'. You will have the opportunity to work alongside members of a diverse academic community and enrich your own professional and personal development.
For information about the range of benefits in joining UC please visit us online at: http://www.canterbury.ac.nz/joinus
The closing date for this position is: Wednesday, 16 August 2017.
Applications for this position should include a cover letter, resume and any additional attachments combined into one document and submitted online. Please ensure your document file name is your surname, followed by your initial.
Should you wish to e-mail any additional attachments or have queries in relation to the application process, please forward these to Nikki Gibbs, Recruitment Coordinator, email@example.com
Further information about this role can be obtained by contacting Head of Department, Associate Professor Katharina Näswall, firstname.lastname@example.org
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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.