Board Certified Specialist,CCC-A,State Licensure or Certification
Join a growing and progressive group of 11 audiologists and 3 AuD externs within our Center for Audiology & Speech Pathology at UTMB Health. UTMB is a leading academic health sciences center located on a barrier island along the Texas Gulf Coast, approximately 50 miles south of Houston. Galveston Island has 32 miles of beachfront, winter temperatures ranging from 50's - 80's, and over 550 historical landmarks. The island has a year round population of 60,000 with 6.5 million visitors per year.
The Assistant Director of Audiology will:
Provide management of day-to-day clinical operations
Provide direct clinical care in audiological testing
Provide oversight and guidance of audiologists and residents
Perform employee evaluations
Provide for quality patient care through CPI activities
Manage productivity standards for clinicians and section targeted efficiency
Partner with the Center Director in development of clinical programming
Partner with Assistant Director of Speech Pathology and the Center Director in general administrative operations and long range planning for the Center
The Center provides a full range of audiological services to patients of all ages (infants to geriatrics):
Additional opportunities include medical resident and medical student teaching, preceptor opportunities with 4th year audiology externs (3 positions per year) and opportunities to participate in clinical research and program development.
The University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB Health) is a component of the University of Texas System located in Galveston, Texas, about 50 miles southeast of downtown Houston. As a major academic medical center, UTMB Health includes schools of Medicine, Nursing, Health Professions and Graduate Biomedical Sciences; a robust research enterprise that attracts nearly $150 million in funding annually; a comprehensive inpatient care complex and Level 1 trauma center on Galveston Island; and an extensive network of campus- and community-based outpatient clinics. Its 12,000 employees work on the main campus in Galveston and at locations throughout East, Southeast and South Texas.
UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. As a Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
The selected candidate will possess a minimum of a Doctor of Audiology (AuD) degree, minimum of six years of management experience, national clinical certification, and currently holds or eligible for Texas Audiology license from the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.
Please complete online application at http://jobs.utmbhealth.com - job ID #59964 and send letter of interest, resume, and contact information for three references:
Deborah L. Carlson, Ph.D. Director, Center for Audiology & Speech Pathology The University of Texas Medical Branch 301 University Boulevard Galveston, TX 77555-0523
Completed application packets will be reviewed as received. For questions, please contact: Deborah L. Carlson, Ph.D., Director, firstname.lastname@example.org, phone 409 772-2711.
CCC-A is beneficial.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive salary commensurate with experience. Excellent benefit package that includes health, dental, and vision plans along with generous holiday and vacation leave. The State of Texas has NO STATE INCOME TAX.
Internal Number: 59964
About The University of Texas Medical Branch
UTMB is a leading academic health sciences center located on the Texas gulf coast. Galveston is located on a barrier island approximately 50 miles south of Houston. Galveston is known for its historic architecture and Victorian-era homes, numerous year-round outdoor activities, annual festivals, and Strand shopping district.
UTMB's more than 12,000 employees have a well-earned reputation for meeting the health needs of Texas by educating future healers and scientists, advancing medical knowledge through research, and by providing advanced clinical care in a highly collaborative environment.
The campus includes a 435+ bed academic medical center, island and mainland based outpatient clinics, and four academic schools.
Galveston Island has 32 miles of beachfront , winter temperatures ranging from 50s to 90s , and over 550 historical landmarks. The island has a year round population of 60,000 with 6.5 million visitors per year.
Visit our website at: www.utmb.edu/casp
The AMERICAN SPEECH-LANGUAGE-HEARING ASSOCIATION (ASHA) is the national professional, scientific, and credentialing association for members and affiliates who are audiologists, speech-language pathologists, speech, language, and hearing scientists, audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel, and students