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Assistant or Associate Professor in Speech-Language Sciences

Assistant or Associate Professor in Speech-Language Sciences

DISCIPLINE Speech/Hearing Science TYPE Faculty

The Department of Communicative Disorders and Sciences at the University at Buffalo (UB) invites applications for a 10-month tenure-track position in Speech-Language Sciences or Disorders (rank negotiable based on experience). Faculty are expected to develop and maintain an independent, outstanding program of research, actively seek extramural research support from federal agencies and foundations and publish in excellent peer-reviewed journals.  Faculty also are expected to teach three courses per year in the department at the graduate and/or undergraduate level and engage in service to the Department, University, and the profession appropriate to the academic rank. We particularly encourage applications from individuals with expertise in acquired brain injury, cognitive aspects of communication, speech science, and/or motor speech disorders. Special consideration will be given to the applicant’s research expertise in learning mechanisms and lifespan issues.  Priority will be given to applications completed by December 1st

UB is a member of the AAU and has a strong tradition of research excellence in communication sciences and disorders that includes training of doctoral students.  With support from the College of Arts and Sciences, the department is committed to build upon existing research, clinical and academic capacities to continue to provide leadership in the fields of speech-language sciences and disorders.

UB is an AA/EOE and welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.


Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D. in communicative disorders or related fields.

Preferred Qualifications: 

    Post-doctoral experience


Online Reference Collection:

    A minimum of three reference letters is required. 

Required Documents: 


    Cover Letter

    2-page research statement

    1-page teaching/philosophy statement

    Up to 3 representative publications or manuscripts

Additional Info

Contact Name : Jeff Higginbotham

Contact Address : 122 Cary Hall
Department of Communicative Disorders and Sciences
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY 14222

Contact Email :

Contact Phone : 716.829.5542

Instructions : Interested persons should apply through UBJOBS (

Application Deadline : 12/15/2021

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