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Assistant or Associate Tenure Track Position (SLP or Aud)

Assistant or Associate Tenure Track Position (SLP or Aud)

DISCIPLINE Speech-Language Pathology DISCIPLINE Speech/Hearing Science DISCIPLINE Audiology

The Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences at the University of Arizona, is recruiting a full-time, benefits-eligible tenured or tenure eligible faculty member, with a strong, preferably extramurally-funded research program, to join our faculty. Our department includes 30 faculty, 120 graduate students in three degree programs (MS, AuD, PhD), and 250 undergraduate students. Responsibilities include scholarship, teaching, and service. Applicants with expertise in adult neurogenic disorders, speech production and perception, or audiology are particularly encouraged to apply. Demonstrated inclusion of multiculturalism and/or bilingualism in scholarship, teaching, and service is preferable. A publication record of high-impact research and a strong and sustainable funding record, appropriate to the level of appointment, will enhance a candidate’s application. 

The Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences is renowned for its clinical training programs in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology as well as its active doctoral program. 

Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; sick leave and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more! Salary will be commensurate with experience.

Duties & Responsibilities: 

  • Establish a successful research program that will enhance knowledge in the field of Communication Sciences and Disorders, including peer-reviewed publications and pursuit of extramural funding
  • Teach courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels
  • Provide graduate academic advising
  • Engage in leadership and innovation in support of the research, teaching, and service missions of the Department
  • Take an active role in training undergraduate and graduate students, as well as postdoctoral fellows
  • Participate in appropriate Departmental and College of Science events, when appropriate
  • Promote and strengthen interdisciplinary training and education
  • Additional duties may be assigned

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • PhD in Communication Sciences and Disorders or related field
  • Established publication record
  • High impact research and grant funding record commensurate with appointment level

Prefered Qualifications: 

  •  Certificate of Clinical Competency (ASHA) 
  •  Strong, extramurally funded research program 
  •  Expertise in adult neurogenic disorders, speech production and perception, or audiology 
  •  Experience working with diverse communities. 

Diversity Statement: At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As an Hispanic-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness. 

Additional Info

Contact Name : Dr. Kate Bunton

Contact Address : 1131 E. 2nd Street
Tucson, AZ 85712

Contact Email :

Contact Phone : 520-621-2210

Instructions : Please apply here:
You will be asked for your CV, Cover Letter, a Statement of Research Interests and a Statement of Teaching Philosophy/Diversity Statement.

Application Deadline : 2/1/2023

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