A.T. Still University's Arizona School of Health Sciences (ATSU-ASHS) invites applications for a full-time faculty member in the program in speech-language pathology in the Department of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology. We are seeking vibrant and innovative individuals at the assistant professor level. Appointment will be for 12 months with rank and salary commensurate with academic credentials and experience. Position to begin July of 2023.
The cornerstone of the program is the education of speech-language pathologists with a focus in culturally responsive practices. The new faculty member should value diversity, interprofessional practice and education, and support the mission of the university for whole person healthcare dedicated to providing an education to meet the needs of a diverse student body and healthcare community.
We are seeking faculty with expertise in aphasia, dementia and neurogenic communication disorders. Areas of interest may include fluency disorders, cognitive disorders, swallowing disorders, motor speech disorders (e.g. apraxia, dysarthria) in adults, and/or voice disorders. The program provides state-of the art medical speech pathology instrumentation and equipment.
Individuals with strong research portfolios are especially desired. The program seeks to develop a rich scholarly environment for its students supported by the research and grantsmanship of the faculty.
Responsibilities include graduate teaching both on-campus and virtual, maintaining an active research agenda, academic advising, oversight of student research projects, professional and scholarly activities, and service to the university and community. The program will not have an on-campus clinic, but engagement in the support of student clinical experiences is required. The ideal candidate will also be interested in participating in collaborative clinical and research programs.
- have earned a doctoral degree in communication sciences and disorders or a related field by the start of fall 2023;
- demonstrate clear evidence of potential to develop an active and productive research program;
- demonstrate clear evidence of potential to obtain external funding;
- provide evidence that suggests the ability to teach effectively at the college level.
- Candidates with expertise in bilingualism and/or bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply.
- Evidence of a commitment to culturally responsive practices in diverse and inclusive contexts and communities.
- PhD in communication sciences and disorders
- Demonstrated commitment to working across disciplinary boundaries
- Clinical practice experience
- Required Qualifications
- Doctoral degree in communication sciences and disorders or related field.
- CCC-SLP is required.
- Eligibility for licensure in the state of Arizona.
- Evaluation of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. For specific questions, please contact the chair of the committee, Maria Centeno-Vazquez at email@example.com.
A.T. Still University (ATSU) is the founding institution of osteopathic healthcare, established in 1892 by Andrew Taylor Still. As a leading health sciences university, ATSU is comprised of two campuses (Kirksville, Mo., and Mesa, Ariz.) on more than 200 acres with six prestigious schools. The culturally rich learning environments include residential and online healthcare related graduate degrees as well as community-based partnerships worldwide. ATSU has more than 1,300 employees dedicated to its not-for-profit mission and an average annual enrollment of over 3,100 students from 35 countries.
ATSU is renowned for its preeminence as a multidisciplinary healthcare educator. The University is focused on integrating the founding tenets of osteopathic medicine and the advancing knowledge of today's science. ATSU continually earns distinctions as the graduate health sciences university with best-in-class curriculum and a community outreach mission to serve the underserved. The University has a rich history of leadership in both healthcare education and correlated research.
ATSU instills within students the compassion, experience and knowledge required to address the whole person and shape healthcare in communities where needs are greatest.
ATSU offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, and vision coverages, among more. If eligible, employee-elected benefits would begin the first of the month following hire date. For more information, please visit: atsu.edu/employment/benefits.