The Communication Disorders and Sciences Program (CD) at Eastern Kentucky University is accepting applications for a 9-month, tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor rank. The successful candidate will teach a variety of undergraduate and graduate courses in the CD program area and will advise students at the undergraduate and graduate level. Preferred areas of expertise include: neurogenic communication disorders, voice, and dysphagia. Some teaching at off-campus regional extension sites and/or by distance education methods may be required. The candidate will be expected to engage in scholarly activity and provide service to the department, college, university, community, and profession.
Applicants must have an earned doctorate in speech-language pathology from a regionally accredited institution (ABD will be considered) and have CCC-SLP certification and eligibility for Kentucky licensure. This position is scheduled to begin August 2018. To be considered for the position, applicants must apply through EKU's employment site at http://jobs.eku.edu (search requisition #0621626.
Eastern Kentucky University is a regional, coeducational, public institution of higher education offering general and liberal arts programs, pre-professional and professional training in education and various other fields at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Located in Richmond, Kentucky, Eastern has a distinguished record of more than a century of educational service to the Commonwealth. Situated near the heart of the Bluegrass Region of central Kentucky, an area consistently rated among the best places to relocate and raise a family, Richmond is served by a network of major highways that make Eastern easily accessible from all parts of Kentucky and surrounding states. For additional information on Eastern Kentucky University, please visit http://www.eku.edu/about.
Eastern Kentucky University is an EEO/AA institution that values diversity in its faculty, staff, and student body. In keeping with this commitment, the University welcomes applications from diverse candidates and candidates who support diversity.
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.