The University of South Alabama (USA) invites applications for a 12-month tenure-track Audiology faculty position at the Assistant/Associate Professor level. Salary is competitive. Requirements include a Ph.D. (ABD may be considered), with preference given to CCC-A and state licensure eligibility. Primary responsibilities include teaching at the B.S., Au.D., and Ph.D. levels, development of an independent research program, mentoring student research, and providing service to the university, community, and profession. Qualified candidates in all areas of expertise are encouraged to apply, with preferred expertise in pediatric audiology or amplification.
The Speech Pathology and Audiology Department, with a 50-year history, and clinical graduate programs accredited by the CAA of ASHA, offers four degrees, including B.S. in Speech and Hearing Sciences, M.S. in Speech-Language Pathology, Au.D. in Audiology, and Ph.D. in Communication Sciences and Disorders. The USA Speech and Hearing Center and affiliated ENT practice is located within the department and provides comprehensive audiology and speech pathology services, with dual missions to serve the community and offer clinical education to students. A wide variety of research and clinical collaboration opportunities exist within the university, including the eight departments in the Pat Capps Covey College of Allied Health Professions, the College of Medicine, the College of Nursing, the two University Hospitals, the Mitchell Cancer Institute, and other colleges/units on campus. Website: http://www.southalabama.edu/alliedhealth/speechandhearing/
Located in historic Mobile near the Alabama Gulf Coast, with its beautiful white-sand beaches, the University of South Alabama is a public, Carnegie “Research University/ High Research Activity” institution, enrolling more than 16,000 students in nine colleges and schools. Founded in 1963, it seeks to establish itself as a premier academic institution in the southeastern United States. Mobile is the center of a growing, two-county, metropolitan area (~600,000 residents) with an expanding, diverse economy.
Application review begins May 1, 2017 and continues until the position is filled. The target start date is August 15, 2017. Please apply electronically at the following link and be prepared to submit a cover letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/usouthal/jobs/1725120
Questions may be directed to the search committee chairperson, Dr. Ishara Ramkissoon, firstname.lastname@example.org, Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology, University of South Alabama, Ph: 251-445-9368.
The University of South Alabama is an EO/AA employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression), religion, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.
Additional Salary Information: Salary is competitive.
We’re the University of South Alabama. South, for short. Home to more than 16,000 students and more than 100 academic programs, our University is a dynamic community of leaders and learners who support and challenge one another to be actively engaged citizens who advance the Gulf Coast region and the world.
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.