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Assistant Clinical Professor - Communication Sciences and Oral Health - IRC3787

Assistant Clinical Professor - Communication Sciences and Oral Health - IRC3787

DISCIPLINE Speech-Language Pathology TYPE Clinic Director
Type: Full-Time
Posted: 09/30/2021
Application Due: Open Until Filled
Category: Communication Sciences and Disorders

Texas Woman’s University – Denton Campus

Department: Communication Sciences and Oral Health

Title: Assistant Clinical Professor - Speech-Language Pathology

Job Code: IRC37876

Date Closed: Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

TO APPLY:

Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, copy of graduate transcripts, and three references (including names, e-mail addresses, and phone numbers) via email to Facultyjobs@twu.edu (e-mail Header or Subject line must include job title and job code number IRC37876).

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Department

The Department of Communication Sciences and Oral Health is housed within the College of Health Sciences and offers several degrees in the areas of communication sciences and dental hygiene. Communication sciences degrees include a B.S. in Communication Sciences, an online master’s degree in Education of the Deaf, and a master’s degree in Speech-Language Pathology with both residential and distance learning venues. We also offer post-baccalaureate certificates in Bilingual Speech-Language Pathology, Deaf and Hard of Hearing, and Multicultural and Diversity Studies. In addition, we provide an emphasis area for the PhD in Health Studies and the PhD in Special Education. There are 26 full-time tenured, tenure-track, and clinical faculty members in the department who work together to support the missions of the programs, department, and university. Our SLP faculty members are engaged in a variety of research and teaching efforts and provide clinical supervision in our two speech-language pathology clinics (the Speech, Language and Hearing Clinic and the Stroke Center - Dallas).

The Position

The primary responsibilities of the Assistant Clinical Professor include supervising graduate students in the on campus clinic, working with the distance clinic faculty to secure adult externships sites for summer semesters and assisting with graduate student site visits across the state, working to secure sites for the healthcare cohort each semester, maintaining a clinical area of expertise and sharing that expertise with colleagues and students, and providing university and professional service. Opportunities are also available to teach in the undergraduate program. This position is a full-time, non-tenure/tenure track appointment. Start date for the position is August 2022, with the option of starting in the summer semester beginning June 1.

Qualified applicants will hold at least a master’s degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders, Speech-Language Pathology, or a related area; be ASHA-certified; be licensed (or eligible to become licensed) as a speech-language pathologist in Texas; and have a minimum of four years of clinical practice experience. Preferences include clinical supervisory and teaching experience, as well as fluency in a second language (Spanish preferred).

UNIVERSITY INFORMATION:

Texas Woman’s University occupies a notable position in higher education as the nation’s largest university primarily for women. Established in 1901, TWU is a doctoral/research-intensive public university which emphasizes the liberal arts and sciences as well as specialized and professional studies in business, nursing, health sciences, and education. TWU has a student body of over 15,000 and operates three campuses: Houston, Dallas, and the main campus in Denton (population 115,000), located 40 miles north of Dallas and Fort Worth. This metroplex, the nation’s fourth-largest urban center, has world-class museums, orchestras, opera, ballet, theatre companies, as well as an array of professional and collegiate sports venues. Additional information about the University is available at http://www.twu.edu.

TWU strives to provide an educational environment that affirms the rights and dignity of each individual, fosters diversity, and encourages a respect for the differences among persons. Discrimination or harassment of any kind is considered inappropriate.

TWU is committed to equal opportunity in employment and education and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national or ethnic origin, age, veteran's status, genetic information, or against qualified disabled persons.

Additional Info

Instructions : Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, copy of graduate transcripts, and names with email address and phone numbers of three references via email to Facultyjobs@twu.edu (e-mail Header or Subject line must include job title and job code number IRC37876

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