The Department of Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons is seeking an academic Speech-Language Pathologist at the Associate in Clinical Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery level. The individual will be responsible for providing patient care services for Laryngology patients. loss of voice can be quite debilitating, and for some, a career-ending disorder, while abnormalities of the vocal cords can lead to aspiration pneumonia. As a result, treatment of these disordered is highly specialized and often requires a multidisciplinary approach.
The certified and licensed speech-language pathologist will be responsible for providing evaluations and therapy for patients with voice disorders. The patients have ongoing rehabilitative needs regarding their breathing, hoarseness or swallowing disorders.
Individuals will practice in the University hospital setting. Educational opportunities include teaching medical students, residents, and fellows. Research opportunities are numerous in both the clinical and basic science areas
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer --Race/Gender/Disability/Veteran.
A Masters in Speech-Language Pathology, NY State Licensure
Applicant must possess experience in evaluation and therapy of speech, language, voice and swallowing disorders.Experience as a collaborative member of Laryngology assessment and treatment team is necessary
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.