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Associate/Full Professor in Speech-Language Pathology

Associate/Full Professor in Speech-Language Pathology

The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) in the School of Applied Sciences at The University of Mississippi invites applications for a 9-month Associate/Full Professor, tenure-eligible position to start in August 2024. Successful applicants will have expertise in Speech-Language Pathology in one of the following areas: child language acquisition, child language disorders, literacy, speech sound disorders, and/or phonology. Applicants must have an earned doctoral degree, (Ph.D. or Ed.D.) in communication sciences and disorders or closely related field, earned CCC-SLP, and eligibility for Mississippi state licensure. Additionally, applicants should have record, or demonstrated potential, of scholarly peer-reviewed publications, external funding to support research programs, and successful teaching. A strong record of quality research and teaching is required for tenure. The successful candidate may begin as early as August 2024.

The successful candidate will develop and sustain a line of research that contributes to scientific advancement in an area related to your expertise, actively pursue external funding for research, teach undergraduate and graduate courses (face-to-face, online, and/or blended), advise students and direct student research, and engage in departmental, college, university, and professional service. Excellence in the School of Applied Sciences and CSD can only be fully realized by individuals who share our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Successful candidates will demonstrate commitment to these values.

The University of Mississippi is a member of the Southeastern Conference and included in the elite group of Doctoral Universities – R1, or Highest Research Activity by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education ( Over the last 13 years, the University of Mississippi has been continuously recognized as one of the best colleges in the nation to work for by the Chronicle of Higher Education. The School of Applied Sciences, located on the University of Mississippi campus in Oxford, MS, is an inclusive home to approximately 150 faculty and staff, over 3,000 students, six academic departments, four centers and an institute. The school currently serves 9 undergraduate, 10 master’s and 4 doctoral programs (  

The Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders is a team of 20 faculty and staff and over 350 students from around the world ( CSD currently offers Bachelor of Science and Master of Science programs in Communication Sciences and Disorders. The Master of Science program is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.

Review of applications will begin immediately. Each position will remain open until filled or until an adequate applicant pool is established. Applicants must apply online at and must include a letter of application, curriculum vitae and contact information of three professional references, no paper copies will be accepted. For additional information about this position, please contact the search committee chair, Dr. Dee Lance ( Official transcripts must be received prior to hire. The University of Mississippi is an EOE/AA / Minorities / Females / Vet / Disability / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity / Title VI / Title VII / Title IX/504 / ADA / ADEA employer.

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Contact Phone : 662-915-5130

Instructions :

Application Deadline : 3/18/2024

Contact Name : Dr. Dee Lance

Contact Address : Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
The University of Mississippi
P.O. Box 1848
University, MS 38677-1848

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