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Assistant/Associate Professor

Assistant/Associate Professor

DISCIPLINE Speech-Language Pathology DISCIPLINE Speech/Hearing Science TYPE Faculty

POSITION: The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders seeks a tenure-track faculty member at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor beginning August 2021. Summer employment is possible. 

QUALIFICATIONS: Doctorate in Communication Sciences and Disorders or a related field is required. ABD considered but completion of the doctorate will be required by June 1, 2022. CCC-SLP/CCC-A is preferred. Prior university teaching and online teaching experience will be considered assets, as will expertise in any of the following areas or combination of areas: motor speech disorders, voice/resonance disorders, medical speech-language pathology, and/or aspects of cognitive, communication, and social changes in the aging population. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Those interested in our mission to enhance ethnic and cultural awareness and diversity are encouraged to apply. 

RESPONSIBILITIES: We are seeking individuals with a strong interest in the academic and clinical instruction of undergraduate and master’s students in our CAA accredited program in speech-language pathology. Other responsibilities include active participation in scholarly activity, student research, and professional mentoring, and engagement in service to the department, college, university, and community. 

DEPARTMENT: The department has eight faculty, four clinical instructional faculty, five adjunct clinical instructors, approximately 260 undergraduate majors, and approximately 100 master’s students in residential and online programs. The department also has an active speech, language, and hearing clinic including 16 treatment rooms with remote observation capabilities, as well as numerous community collaborations for service delivery. The department has a robust scholarship of teaching and learning culture and was the 2019 UW System Board of Regents Teaching Excellence Award recipient. 

UNIVERSITY & EAU CLAIRE COMMUNITY: UW-Eau Claire, an institution of approximately 11,500 students and 1400 faculty and staff, is consistently recognized as a top comprehensive university in the Midwest and is widely known as a leader in faculty-undergraduate research and study abroad. We strive for excellence in liberal education and select graduate and professional programs through commitment to teaching and learning and dedication to our core values of diversity, sustainability, leadership, and innovation. The City of Eau Claire, situated at the confluence of the Chippewa and Eau Claire rivers, is at the center of a metropolitan area of approximately 100,000 people located 90 miles east of Minneapolis/St. Paul. The area features beautiful parks and trails, strong public schools, a vibrant arts scene and local food culture, and abundant recreational opportunities. 

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Completed applications will include a letter of application, Curriculum Vita, unofficial transcripts, and contact information for three references who can comment on relevant clinical and/or academic teaching experience. Applications are to be submitted online through UW-Eau Claire Careers: http://www.uwec.edu/Employment/uweccareers.htm 


Direct requests for additional information to: 

Dr. Tom Sather, Search Committee Chair 

Email: sathertw@uwec.edu 

Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders 

University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire 

Eau Claire, Wisconsin 54702-4004 


Application review will begin November 1, 2020 and continue until the position is filled. A criminal background check will be required prior to employment. UW-Eau Claire is an AA/EEO employer striving to recruit, develop, and retain employees from varied backgrounds. Please contact Dr. Sather to request any accommodation necessary to aid your participation in our hiring process. To learn more, visit our Web site: http://www.uwec.edu/employment/index.htm.

Additional Info

Contact Name : University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire

Contact Address : Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, 105 Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004

Contact Email : sathertw@uwec.edu

Contact Phone : 715-836-4895

Instructions : Completed applications will include a letter of application, Curriculum Vita, unofficial transcripts, and contact information for three references who can comment on relevant clinical and/or academic teaching experience. Applications are to be submitted online through UW-Eau Claire Careers: http://www.uwec.edu/Employment/uweccareers.htm. Application review will begin November 1, 2020 and continue until the position is filled.

Application Deadline : 11/1/2020

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