Assistant/Associate Professor of Speech-Language Pathology
University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire
October 31, 2017
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Academic / Research
The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire seeks two tenure-track faculty members at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor beginning either January, 2018, or August, 2018. Summer employment is possible.
We are seeking individuals with a strong interest in the academic and clinical instruction of undergraduate and master's students in our CAA accredited program in speech-language pathology.
Other responsibilities include active participation in scholarly activity, student research, and professional mentoring, engagement in service to the university and community, and participation in department, college, and university committee work.
The department has seven faculty, five clinical instructional staff members, approximately 250 undergraduate majors, and 103 master's students in residential and online programs. The department has a robust scholarship of teaching and learning culture. The department also has an active speech, language, and hearing clinic with 16 treatment rooms, observation areas, an AAC lab, a well-equipped voice/speech science lab, an audiology lab, and a distance learning classroom.
Doctorate in Communication Sciences and Disorders or a related field and CCC-SLP are required.
ABD considered but completion of the doctorate will be required by June 1, 2019.
Prior university teaching and online teaching experience will be considered assets as will expertise in any of the following areas or combination of areas: speech science, augmentative and alternative communication (AAC), severe disabilities, autism spectrum disorders, accent addition/modification, phonetics, speech sound disorders, child language disorders, and literacy.
Fluency disorders and aural rehabilitation are additional areas of expertise that may also be considered.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Those interested in enhancing our efforts to address ethnic and cultural diversity issues are encouraged to apply.
Additional Salary Information: The UW System provides an excellent benefits package, including participation in the Wisconsin State retirement plan.
UW-Eau Claire is an AA/EEO employer striving to recruit, develop, and retain employees from varied backgrounds. UWEC's Communication Sciences and Disorders department includes a challenging undergraduate program and competitive graduate programs.
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.