Communication Sciences and Disorders: Assistant/Associate Professor

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University of Wisconsin System
University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders seeks one tenure track faculty member at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor beginning August, 2014 (a start date as early as spring semester 2014 -- January 3, 2014, is negotiable). Summer employment is possible.
Doctorate in Communication Sciences and Disorders or a related field and CCC-SLP is required. ABD considered but completion of the doctorate will be required by June 1, 2015. Area of expertise is open. Prior university teaching and online teaching experience will be considered assets as will expertise in any of the following areas: phonetics, speech science, child phonology, fluency, and AAC. 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.
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 advising/mentoring, engagement in service to the university and community, and participation in department, college, and university committee work.
The department has seven faculty, four clinical instructional staff members, approximately 200 undergraduate majors, and 36 master''s students. We are adding 18-20 distance learning graduate students in 2014. 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 an instructional technology lab.
UW-Eau Claire, an institution of approximately 11,500 students and 1400 faculty and staff, is consistently recognized as a top comprehensive university in the Midwest and is widely known as a leader in faculty-undergraduate research and study abroad. We strive for excellence in liberal education and select graduate and professional programs through commitment to teaching and learning and dedication to our core values of diversity, sustainability, leadership, and innovation.
The City of Eau Claire, situated at the confluence of the Chippewa and Eau Claire rivers, is at the center of a metropolitan area of approximately 100,000 people located 90 miles east of Minneapolis/St. Paul. The area features beautiful parks and trails, strong public schools, a vibrant arts scene and local food culture, and abundant recreational opportunities.
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Please submit materials in PDF format:
Curriculum Vita
Unofficial Transcripts
Names and contact information for at least three professional reference who can comment on relevant clinical and/or academic teaching experience.
Direct requests for additional information to:
Dr. Abby Hemmerich, Search Committee Chair
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire
Eau Claire, Wisconsin 54702-4004
To ensure consideration, completed applications must be received by December 1, 2013. However, screening may continue until the position is filled. A criminal background check will be required prior to employment. UW-Eau Claire is an AA/EEO employer striving to recruit, develop, and retain employees from varied backgrounds. Please contact Dr. Hemmerich to request any accommodation necessary to aid your participation in our hiring process.
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Job Title: Communication Sciences and Disorders: Assistant/Associate Professor
Job ID: 9238
Location: UW Eau Claire
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

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