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Assistant or Associate Professor, Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Audiology/Speech-Language Pathology

Assistant or Associate Professor, Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Audiology/Speech-Language Pathology

DISCIPLINE Speech-Language Pathology DISCIPLINE Audiology

The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) invites applications and nominations for a full-time Assistant or Associate Professor, Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Audiology/Speech-Language Pathology. UTEP is seeking a driven and innovative individual to join the Speech-Language Pathology program, emphasizing multiculturalism/multilingualism, interprofessional practice, and clinical competence across the domains of speech-language pathology. Responsibilities include graduate and undergraduate teaching, maintaining an active research portfolio, academic advising, oversight of student research projects, professional and scholarly activities, service to the university and community, and accreditation duties.  This is a 9-month faculty appointment with an anticipated appointment date of fall 2022.

Required Qualifications

Earned Doctoral Degree in Audiology, Speech-Language Pathology, Communication Sciences & Disorders, Speech/Hearing Science, or related field

Credentialed and licensed Audiologist/Speech-Language Pathologist with eligibility in Texas and minimum of 2 years of experience in the field of Audiology/Speech-Language Pathology

Preferred Qualifications

  • Established, externally-funded research portfolios in the field of Audiology/Speech-Language Pathology
  • Specialty emphasis in multiculturalism/multilingualism

Academic rank and salary are commensurate with experience and record of research, teaching, and service.  

 

The College of Health Sciences

The College of Health Sciences prepares the next generation of health and human service professionals to improve quality of life and address health disparities in their communities. The College offers five undergraduate degrees in Clinical Lab Science, Health Promotion, Rehabilitation Sciences, Social Work and Kinesiology. There are five master’s degrees in the college: Speech-Language Pathology, Occupational Therapy (transitioning to OTD by 2022), Public Health, Social Work, and Kinesiology. There are currently two doctoral programs in the CHS: Doctor of Physical Therapy and a Ph.D. in Interdisciplinary Health Sciences. High impact educational experiences enable students to develop leadership, problem-solving, and critical thinking skills, as well as a strong sense of social responsibility through community and global engagement opportunities.


Faculty and students engage in teaching, research, and service, incorporating Boyer’s Model of the scholarship of discovery, integration, application/engagement, and teaching and learning, all related to the applied health sciences (https://www.utep.edu/chs/). The College’s facilities and programs are designed to promote interprofessional teaching, learning, research and community & global engagement initiatives. The College of Health Sciences enjoys a strong and collaborative relationship with a range of local, national and global community partners. Graduate and undergraduate students participate actively with faculty clinical and research mentors in conducting a variety of projects relevant to addressing health inequities and improving quality of life in the Paso del Norte region and beyond.

 

 

The University of Texas at El Paso

The University of Texas at El Paso is America’s leading Hispanic-serving university. Located at the westernmost tip of Texas, where three states and two countries converge along the Rio Grande, UTEP is a public research university that transforms lives. Ninety-four percent of UTEP’s nearly 25,000 students are minorities, and many are the first in their families to go to college. At UTEP, students have access to 168 bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs in nine colleges and schools. UTEP is the only open-access, top tier research university in America, yet its retention rates exceed those of selective institutions.


Located in the second-most educated city in Texas, UTEP is recognized as one of the best research universities in the country for connecting students with the community around them. It is one of only 28 institutions in the U.S. and 3 in Texas to hold both top tier research and community engagement distinctions from the Carnegie Foundation.


UTEP advances discovery of public value and positively impacts the health, culture, education and economy of the community it serves. With more than $108 million in total annual research expenditures, the University is ranked among the top 5% of colleges and universities in research and fifth in Texas for federal research expenditures at public universities.


The University employs approximately 4,000 faculty, staff and students. It has one of the lowest out-of-pocket costs of any research university in the U.S., underscoring its commitment to offer an exceptional education at a great value. Almost 25% of graduates from the poorest backgrounds reach the top income quintile, placing UTEP in the top 10 universities in America for social mobility.


Application Instructions and Nominations

Review of application materials will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  Applicants must submit the following: a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, and the contact information for five professional references. 

Additional Info

Contact Name : Vannesa Mueller

Contact Address : 1101 N. Campbell, El Paso, TX, 79902

Contact Email : vtmueller@utep.edu

Contact Phone : 915-747-8221

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