The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of Vermont is seeking a dynamic and committed academic faculty member. This is a 1.0 FTE, 9-month position beginning on August 24, 2018 (or as soon as possible thereafter), with an appointment at the rank of associate or full professor with tenure. Salary will be commensurate with the successful candidate’s qualifications.
Primary responsibilities include continuing a program of their own research in which students can learn to conduct research and apply for funding. In addition, the individual would teach courses in their area of specialization. There is also the opportunity to direct our nascent multi-disciplinary Ph.D. program in Human Performance and Rehabilitation, for which appropriate course load reduction would be provided. Clinical supervision is an option, though not a requirement. Areas of interest may include Fluency Disorders, Speech Science, Literacy/Specific Language Impairment or related fields.
Ph.D. or Ed.D. in speech-language pathology or closely related field
Established program of research, including grant funding
Experience mentoring Ph.D. students
Evidence of ability to work independently and cooperatively within and across departments (interprofessional collaboration)
Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology (CCC-SLP) is desirable but not mandatory
Established in 1791, the University of Vermont is a major research university recently ranked among the “10 Best Colleges to Study Health Professions”. It is located in Burlington, the state’s largest city, which is consistently ranked highly nationwide for “outside activities, arts & entertainment, safety, and overall quality of life.” We enjoy a progressive economy, excellent school systems, a d...ynamic and stimulating cultural scene, and a vibrant and diverse social life. UVM overlooks beautiful Lake Champlain and the Adirondack Mountains and is 30 min. from major ski areas, 1.5 hrs. from Montréal, and 3.5 hrs. from Boston. The College of Nursing and Health Sciences and the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders thrive in a stimulating academic environment including an academic health center (including the largest hospital in VT).
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.