Assistant/Associate Professor, Communication Disorders

UNK   Kearney, NE   Full-time     Education
Posted on October 8, 2021
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Assistant/Associate Professor, Communication Disorders

Brief Summary of Job Description
The Department of Communication Disorders at the University of Nebraska Kearney (UNK) is recruiting a full-time tenure-track Assistant or Associate faculty member for our growing speech-language pathology program. All areas of speech-language pathology expertise will be considered. The Department values evidence-based and innovative academic and clinical instruction, community interaction, cross-discipline training, and culturally responsive practices.

Job Duties
The successful candidate will provide undergraduate and graduate students with engaging clinically-focused learning opportunities in both clinical and academic environments through face-to-face, blended, and online delivery methods; develop a line of research and seek extramural funding; advise students; and participate in university governance, curriculum planning, and functions to support the development and growth of the department and institution.

Required Qualifications
Applicants must possess a doctorate in Communication Disorders or a closely related field. Candidates must be ASHA certified (CCC-SLP), and licensed or eligible to be licensed as a speech-language pathologist in the State of Nebraska.

Preferred Qualifications
Teaching, research, and service experience, rural community outreach expertise/interest, online teaching, and telepractice experience. Experience supervising students in either the academic or clinical environment.

Desired Start Date 08/15/2022
Is this position temporary? No

Special Instructions to Applicant

  • Letter of application addressing position description, qualifications, and experience
  • A diversity statement that includes how the applicants teaching, scholarship, service, or other relevant experiences contribute to diverse and inclusive communities
  • Curriculum vita
  • Unofficial copies of all transcripts
  • Statement of teaching philosophy
  • Name and contact information for three (minimum) professional references

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/ Disabled.