The Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences (SLHS) at the University of Florida is seeking applications for a Speech-Language Pathology faculty position at any rank. This is a full-time (1.00 FTE), tenure-track, 12-month position that is expected to start in fall 2020. Successful applicants will have clearly defined expertise in a relevant research area, teaching experience, and a record of publications in peer-reviewed journals. Areas of special interest include child language development and disorders, bilingualism, social communication, and autism. Duties will include teaching at the upper-division undergraduate and graduate levels, research in the area of expertise, pursuit of external funding, mentoring of students, and service to the department.
Minimum Requirements: Applicants must have their PhD in Speech-Language Pathology, Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, or a closely related field.
Preferred Qualifications: A successful applicant at the Associate or Full Professor level must have a strong track record of external grant funding. For hires at the assistant professor level, potential to develop such a record should be demonstrated.
Work Setting & Gainesville Community
This is an exciting time to come join our team at one of the nation’s top university teaching hospitals and health care facilities located in beautiful North Central Florida. SLHS is housed within the College of Public Health and Health Professions and is well integrated within the Health Science Center, providing a wealth of opportunities for scholarly collaborations. The UF Health Science Center is one of the largest in the nation, with six separate colleges.
The University of Florida is a comprehensive doctoral research-extensive university that includes a full range of academic departments and programs (www.ufl.edu). It has a long history of established programs in international education, research and service and is one of only 17 public, land-grant universities that belong to the Association of American Universities. UF is the state’s oldest and most comprehensive university and is among the nation’s most academically diverse public higher education institutions. It regularly has more than $700 million in research dollars.
The city of Gainesville is affordable and family friendly, offering a variety of opportunities for entertainment and outdoor activities.
Contact Name : Kenneth J. Logan
Contact Address : Department of Speech, Language, & Hearing Sciences, University of Florida, 1225 Center Drive, PO Box 100174, Gainesville, FL 32610-0174
Contact Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Phone : 352-273-6561
Instructions : To view this job posting online and submit an application packet, which includes a letter of interest, current Curriculum Vitae (CV), and list of references, go to https://apply.interfolio.com/63508. Application review will begin immediately and will continue until a suitable applicant pool has been established. Job# is 47232. <br /><br />If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352-392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800-955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida’s Sunshine Law.<br />
Application Deadline : 12/18/2019