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Grand Valley State University Open Rank SLP Faculty

Grand Valley State University Open Rank SLP Faculty

Summary:  Grand Valley State University (GVSU) in Grand Rapids, Michigan is currently accepting applications for a full-time twelve-month tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders to support graduate and undergraduate SLP programs.  Our programs give emphasis to interprofessional education, diversity/equity/inclusion/justice, and student-centered learning. This is an exciting opportunity for innovative and motivated individuals who appreciate an integrated academic and clinical program and have a desire to educate tomorrow’s professionals. 

Required Qualifications and Education:

Doctoral degree in speech-language pathology or related discipline (Ph.D.; ABD considered with degree completion prior to start date)

Area of expertise that complements current faculty

Evidence of effective teaching and willingness to integrate academics with clinical education

ASHA certification with experience in direct clinical practice

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications and Education:

Preference for applicants with expertise in adult neurogenic communication disorders, aphasia, clinical education for the adult population

Preference for applicants with demonstrated record and/or potential for active scholarship


Responsibilities – Essential Functions:

  • Teaching in the speech-language pathology graduate and undergraduate academic programs 
  • Tenure-track faculty members participate in scholarly activity, advise/mentor students, and provide service to the university, community, and the profession. 

Salary:  Highly competitive and commensurate with experience

Department/Division:  Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders

                                      College of Health Professions


Campus:  Health Campus


Additional Info

Contact Email :

Contact Phone : (616) 331-5627

Instructions : How to Apply: Apply online at Please include a cover letter and CV. The online application will allow you to attach these documents electronically. On the application, you will be required to provide names, phone numbers, and e-mail address for three professional references. References will not be contacted without notification to applicant and only for finalists. Applicants selected for interviews will be asked to submit official transcripts prior to the interview. If assistance is needed, call Human Resources at 616-331-2215. Information/questions regarding the position should be directed to the Search Committee Chair, Denise Ludwig, Ph.D., at or (616) 331-5627.

Application Deadline: Consideration of applications will begin immediately and the posting may be closed at any time at the discretion of the University.

Contact Name : Denise Ludwig, PhD

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