Assistant/Associate Professor & Graduate Coordinator in Speech-Language Pathology
Our Lady of the Lake University's Woolfolk School of Communication Sciences and Disorders invites applications for a full-time, tenure track faculty at the assistant or associate professor rank in speech-language pathology to be the graduate coordinator of our Master of Arts degree program.
Our Lady of the Lake University is a nationally ranked private, non-profit, small, Catholic university with a deep connection to the history and community of San Antonio, Texas. Founded in 1895 by the Congregation of Divine Providence, we have developed a reputation for our personal teaching style and expertise in Mexican American culture. We are also famous for our beautiful lakeside campus, which mixes historic buildings with a contemporary library, residence halls and technology infrastructure.
The Woolfolk School of Communication Sciences and Disorders seeks a full-time 10-month tenure track faculty at the level of assistant or associate professor to be graduate coordinator of our Master of Arts degree program in speech-language pathology. Graduate coordinator responsibilities include recruitment of students to the graduate program; management and administration of the graduate admissions process; orientation and advising of students upon entering the program; and assessment and information management of graduate student progress, including summative program assessment.
Additional responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in communication sciences and disorders, as well as opportunities to supervise theses at the master's level and participate in planning for a new clinical doctorate program in speech-language pathology. The candidate will be expected to teach courses in voice and swallowing disorders as well as related areas. Other responsibilities include research in the applicant's area of interest, undergraduate and graduate student advisement, and involvement in school, college and university committees.
Woolfolk School Description
The Woolfolk School of Communication Sciences and Disorders is housed within the College of Professional Studies and includes the Harry Jersig Speech-Language-Hearing Center. The Center offers diagnostic and treatment services to children and adults for a variety of communication and swallowing disorders, and includes labs in child language, multicultural diversity, and voice & swallowing. The school consists of a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Sciences and Disorders Program, a Communication Sciences and Disorders Post Baccalaureate Leveling Program, and a Master of Arts in Communication Sciences and Disorders Program. A Clinical Doctorate in Speech-Language Pathology program (SLPD) is in the planning stages.
The Woolfolk School was founded in the late 1950’s and is proud of its’ long history of providing the highest quality training of speech-language pathologists throughout San Antonio, Texas and the United States. We are particularly proud of our pioneering training in the area of bilingual and multi-cultural services.
Qualified candidates will hold a research doctorate in Communication Sciences and Disorders or a related field, have a minimum of 2 years clinical experience with the ASHA CCC-SLP, have a minimum of 3 years teaching experience at the university level, and be able to obtain Texas licensure in speech-language pathology. The position will begin in August, 2021.
San Antonio is a rapidly growing city, ranked 7th in population nationally, with numerous options for entertainment, dining, recreation, as well as visiting our popular River Walk. The city is rich in cultural diversity and boasts a low cost of housing and living.
Please submit: a) a letter of application, b) a statement of research interests, c) CV, and d) three letters of reference to OLLU Human Resources Office at https://ollusa.interviewexchange.com.
Questions about the position should be addressed to:
Faculty Search Committee Chair: Christine Carmichael, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
Phone: (210) 272-6711 X2402
Application Deadline: 2/28/2021
Contact Name : Christine Carmichael, Ph.D. CCC-SLP
Contact Address : Woolfolk School of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Our Lady of the Lake University, 411 S.W. 24rh Street, San Antonio, Texas 78207
Contact Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Phone : (210) 272-6711X2402
Instructions : Please submit:
a) a letter of application, b) a statement of research interests, c) CV, and d) three letters of reference to OLLU Human Resources Office at https://ollusa.interviewexchange.com.
Application Deadline : 2/28/2021