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Assistant Professor (Clinical), Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic

Assistant Professor (Clinical), Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic

DISCIPLINE Speech-Language Pathology TYPE Faculty

Assistant Professor (Clinical), Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic. Full time, 12-month position beginning July 1, 2020. Responsible for providing direct patient-student supervision in the University of Utah Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic; also, may be assigned to provide supervision in contracted off-campus facilities. In addition to clinical teaching, clinical faculty may be assigned to serve on departmental and university committees and may be assigned to teach academic courses at the discretion of the Department Chair. The University of Utah Speech-Language- Hearing Clinic is a national leader in educational and community-based practice. The Speech and Hearing Clinic is currently in an expansion phase with significant growth occurring in the past five years.
Minimum Qualifications: 1. Master’s Degree or higher in Speech-Language Pathology. 2. ASHA CCC-SLP and a valid Utah license (prior to starting the position). 3. At least 5 years of licensed clinical experience beyond the Clinical Fellowship. (1- 2 years or more of University supervision and/or teaching experience preferred). 4. Assessment and intervention experience in Adult neurogenic communication disorders and swallowing disorders and experience in at least two additional areas including, AAC voice disorders, fluency disorders, early intervention, preschool language disorders, pediatric feeding disorders, autism and/or school-age speech and language disorders. 5. Ability to effectively interact with co-workers and clients with diverse ethnic backgrounds, religious views, cultural backgrounds, life-styles, sexual and gender orientations and treat everyone with respect and dignity.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
A.Clinical Supervision Duties/Responsibilities: 1. Clinical supervision of speech-language pathology graduate students in the U of U Speech-Language- Hearing clinic and contracted off campus facilities as assigned by the Clinic Director. 2. Supervise graduate students in development and completion of required clinical documentation (i.e., SOAP notes, progress reports, diagnostic reports, etc.). 3. Coordinate with Clinic Director and clinic staff to complete documentation required for third party billing and adhere to required deadlines. 4. Assist the Clinic Director in development and scheduling of assigned clinical caseload each semester. 5. Maintain compliance with departmental policies and ASHA requirements regarding required minimum standards for observation/oversight of graduate student clinicians’ treatment and diagnostic activities. 6. Attend regularly scheduled clinical faculty meetings. 7. Attend continuing education activities to maintain ASHA CCC and Utah State licensure CEU requirements. 8. Other duties as assigned by the Clinic Director and/or Department Chair.
B. Department Duties/Responsibilities 1. Attend faculty meetings. 2. Serve on department committees. 3. Serve on University Committees. 4. Other duties (e.g., academic teaching) as assigned by the Department Chair.

Salary and Rank: Academic rank and salary is competitive and will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The University of Utah offers an excellent benefits package.

University/Program: The University of Utah is a Doctoral/Research Extensive University with 34,000 students from every state and over 100 foreign countries. The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders ( is located in the College of Health and currently includes 14 full-time faculty, 100 undergraduate students and 100 graduate students. Both the Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology programs are CAA accredited.

Community: Salt Lake City is a beautiful city of 250,000 in a major metropolitan area of 1.5 million, nestled in the foothills of the Wasatch Mountains. Utah’s great outdoors are close by, offering activities from world class skiing, hiking, and mountain biking in the spectacular canyons surrounding the city. The city is cosmopolitan with easy access to theater, the arts, sports, entertainment and nightlife.

Downtown Salt Lake City and the University are accessible by light rail to the suburbs. Salt Lake City has been consistently rated as one of the best cities in the United States to live and work.
Application: Screening of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Upload (1) a statement of professional experience/interests including teaching and/or clinical supervision experience, (2) resume/CV, and (3) the contact information for three references.

For information contact: Pamela Mathy, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, Professor (Clinical) Director of the University of Utah Speech- Language-Hearing Clinic Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, (801) 585-0512.

The application website is:

The University of Utah Health (U of U Health) is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. The U of U Health values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to our mission.

EEO/Diversity Information: The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, national origin, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, status as a person with a disability, genetic information, or Protected Veteran status. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. To inquire about the University’s nondiscrimination or affirmative action policies or to request disability accommodation, please contact: Director, Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Circle, Rm 135, (801) 581-8365.

The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.

Additional Info

Contact Name : Pam Mathy, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

Contact Address : Pamela Mathy, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, Professor (Clinical), Director of the University of Utah Speech- Language-Hearing Clinic, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, (801) 585-0512. <br />

Contact Email :

Contact Phone : 801-585-0512

Instructions : The application website is:

Application Deadline : 3/30/2020

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