Assistant or Associate Professor of Audiology (tenure track) in Communication Sciences & Disorders
September 25, 2017
Academic / Research
Baylor University seeks applications for an Audiology tenure track faculty position in the Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders, within the Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences.
Position:Assistant or Associate Professor of Audiology (tenure track) in Communication Sciences & Disorders.
Date of Appointment:August, 2018
Background: Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally-ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For.” The University is recruiting new faculty with a deep commitment to excellence in teaching, research and scholarship. Baylor seeks faculty who share in our aspiration to become a tier one research institution while strengthening our distinctive Christian mission as described in our strategic vision, Pro Futuris www.baylor.edu/profuturis/ . As the world’s largest Baptist University, Baylor offers over 40 doctoral programs and has almost 17,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries.
Baylor University and faculty in the Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders seek a dynamic researcher and educator to fill this Assistant or Associate Professor of Audiology beginning August 2018.
Qualifications: Qualifications include a commitment to excellence in research and teaching, with ASHA Certification (CCC-A) and eligibility for Texas state licensure in Audiology. Preference will be given to candidates with a Ph.D. in Audiology/Communication Sciences & Disorders and an active research agenda with strong potential for external funding. Candidates with an Au.D. degree and a strong background in research are welcome to apply.
Responsibilities: The position entails responsibilities that include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, maintaining an active collaborative research agenda and engaging in departmental, university and professional service. The successful candidate is expected to establish an independent research program with potential for extramural funding and engage in collaborative research endeavors. Applications will be accepted from candidates having interests in a broad range of areas, with preference toward those areas associated with Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology. The Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders at Baylor University offers bachelors and masters degrees in Speech Pathology and is CAA certified. A Ph.D. program is currently being developed.
Salary and Review Date:Salary is commensurate with professional experience and qualifications. Applicants whose philosophy is compatible with the stated mission of the University to be a world-class research institution dedicated to Christian principles and ideals will be considered. Review of applications will begin immediately until the position if filled. To be fully considered, all application materials must be submitted by January 15, 2018.
Application: Your application should include a formal letter specifically addressing how you, the applicant, meet the listed qualifications and how your set of gifts, abilities, and experiences might contribute to mentoring undergraduate and graduate students consistent with Baylor’s Christian mission. Include a research statement and teaching statement that highlight your philosophy, goals, accomplishments, and future plans. In addition, include a curriculum vitae, official transcripts, and letters from three references. Electronic (PDF) copies of all application materials are required.
Submit application materials to: Diane_Loeb@baylor.edu
Questions concerning the search may be directed to Dr. Diane Loeb, Search Committee Chair.
Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability.
As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant’s religion as a selection criterion. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.
Background: Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For.” Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continually operating university in Texas. The university provides a vibr...ant campus community for over 16,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and research. Baylor is actively recruiting new faculty with a strong commitment to the classroom and an equally strong commitment to discovering new knowledge through collaborative research as we pursue our bold vision, Pro Futuris. (www.baylor.edu/profuturis/).
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.