SLP Clinical Educator - Clinical Assistant Professor
Utah State University
December 28, 2017
Academic / Research
Requisition: F1700325 Open Date: 12/12/2017 Review Date: 12/26/2017 Job Category: Faculty Department: Communicative Disorders & Deaf Educ College/Unit: E Eccles Jones Coll of Ed & Hum Svs Location: Logan Campus Posting Duration: Open Until Filled
Position Summary: The Department of Communicative Disorders and Deaf Education at Utah State University invites applications for a 9-month non-tenure track (term) appointment in Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) at the Clinical Assistant Professor level beginning January 2018. The successful candidate will be a member of the SLP Clinical Education Program team supervising undergraduate and graduate students in clinical service delivery across the lifespan. This position will involve significant college and university level inter-professional education (IPE) opportunities.
Provide best practices clinical education, supervision, and skill assessment across the lifespan to undergraduate and graduate students at the USU Speech-Language Clinic
Participate in selection of practicum assignments for students, coordination of off-campus clinical practicum, and facilitate contracts and communication with clinical partners
As a member of the Clinical Education team, teach clinical education course work
As a member of the Clinical Education team, develop, update, assess, and assure compliance with clinic policies and procedures and maintain clinical records as required by CAA program accreditation
Provide service to department, university, community, state, and profession
Dept/College Highlights: Utah State University is a Carnegie Higher Research Activity (R2) institution. USU is the largest public residential campus in Utah, enrolling approximately 18,000 students at its main campus in Logan. The college is ranked 6th in the nation in total research dollars. The department offers campus and online bachelor's degrees in communicative disorders, master's degrees in speech-language pathology and deaf education, a clinical doctorate in Audiology, and PhD participation in Disability Disciplines and Neuroscience. Current externally funded research, training, and technical assistance projects in the department total over $5 million.
Logan, Utah is situated in the scenic high mountains of Cache Valley in northern Utah. Outdoor activities nearby include excellent hiking, biking, skiing, and water sports. Regional areas of interest include Yellowstone National Park and Jackson Hole, Wyoming to the North and the red rock country of Arches National Park and Moab to the South. Logan is a small city located in a growing community of approximately 100,000 inhabitants, located 80 miles north of Salt Lake City.
Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications:
Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology
Current ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) in Speech-Language Pathology
Current (or eligible to hold) Utah State licensure in Speech-Language Pathology
Minimum of three years of experience as an SLP-CCC
Excellent problem-solving, organizational, interpersonal, counseling, oral, and written communication skills
Strong computer skills, including knowledge of word processing and database management
Four or more years of clinical supervisory experience/experiences
Experience in a CAA-accredited academic program
Experience working with inter-professional initiatives in human service fields
Ability to prioritize, plan, and organize work independently
Ability to think strategically and to recognize new opportunities
Experience with SLP billing, tracking, and electronic medical record software
Bilingual in English and Spanish
Opportunity Type: Full-Time w/benefits package Percent of Time or Hours per Week: 100% Advertised Salary: Commensurate with education and experience, plus excellent benefits
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.