The Department of Communication Disorders at Brigham Young University invites applications for a full-time professional faculty position, clinical externship coordinator. Start date: June 1 or August 1, 2018.
The Communication Disorders Department at BYU has 11 full-time faculty and 4 part-time clinical educators. We offer the BS degree in communication disorders and MS degree in communication disorders (speech-language pathology). The graduate program is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, in speech-language pathology.
An earned Master’s or Doctorate degree in Speech-Language Pathology or Audiology is required. Experience in clinic administration and supervision is preferred. Candidates should have both a strong clinical orientation and effective teaching abilities. Duties include coordinating externship placements, clinical supervision of graduate students in speech-language pathology, teaching graduate and undergraduate students in communication disorders, and university service. The CCC in speech-language pathology or audiology is required, as well as eligibility for Utah state licensure in area of specialty. Salary and responsibilities are based on a 10-month contract, with full benefits. This position is eligible for continuing faculty status (BYU’s equivalent to tenure) and rank advancement. Salary and beginning rank are negotiable, depending on qualifications.
Preference is given to applicants who are members in good standing of the university’s sponsoring organization, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Contact David McPherson, Ph.D., search committee chair, 129 TLRB - BYU, Provo UT 84602, (801) 422-6458, or firstname.lastname@example.org for further information. The search will continue until the position is filled. Brigham Young University is an equal opportunity employer.
The mission of the Department of Communication Disorders is to advance knowledge and learning in science and clinical practice through research, teaching, and clinical service.The department offers both undergraduate and graduate (MS) degrees in the discipline of communication disorders. The programs prepare students who have both strong academic knowledge in the field of communication disorders a...nd a desire to apply this knowledge to remediate communication disorders across the life span.The mission of the department thus aligns with institutional objectives of educating the minds and spirits of students, advance truth and knowledge and uses this knowledge to extend the blessings of this knowledge to individuals outside the university.
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.