Tenure Track Faculty/Program Director in Communication Disorders
February 8, 2018
Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania
Academic / Research
The position of Assistant Professor/Program Director in Communication Sciences and Disorders is a tenure-track faculty position. Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience. The position begins in August, 2018. Geneva College supports a diverse work environment by encouraging women and minorities to apply.
This position is for a teaching faculty member and program director for our B.A. in Communication Disorders (CDS). This position involves teaching 9 credits per semester, coordinating the off-campus clinical experience, and guiding curricular decisions for the academic program. Desired areas of expertise include diagnostic and treatment procedures, evidence based practice, and clinical supervision.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; candidates with expertise in pediatrics are preferred.
1. Teach 9 credits (3 classes) per semester. Course load determined by the appointee’s area of expertise
2. Coordinating the off-campus clinical experience for seniors in the major
a. Contacting area speech-language pathologists to secure placements for seniors
b. Handling official paperwork (contracts, lists of responsibilities) for cooperating clinicians, students, and campus supervisors
c. Planning the content of the senior seminar which meets weekly
d. Supervising students in the clinical practicum experience (shared with other faculty)
3. Regular audit of curriculum in the CDS program
1. Earned doctorate in Communication Sciences and Disorders. ABD considered.
2. Clinical experience in Speech-Language Pathology; school-based experience preferred.
3. Earned Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.
4. College teaching experience desired.
5. Clinical supervision experience is highly desired.
6. Eligibility for Pennsylvania licensure.
Internal Number: CDS 15010
About Geneva College
OUR MISSIONGeneva College is a Christ-centered academic community that provides a comprehensive education to equip students for faithful and fruitful service to God and neighbor.Geneva College is a Christian liberal arts college in the reformed tradition located about 50 miles north of Pittsburgh. Founded in 1848 by the Reformed Presbyterian Church of North America, Geneva has majors in both liberal arts and pre-professional programs, and offers both undergraduate and graduate degrees. Geneva's faculty provide a challenging education that prepares students for careers, for further education, and for life. In all fields of study, students are challenged to explore the implications of the Christian faith on their discipline. Geneva has approximately 2,000 students enrolled in its various programs taught by its faculty of nearly 80 members. The college seeks to prepare students to serve Christ and the world in all areas of society, including work, family, and the church. Geneva is a founding member of the Council of Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).
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.