Assistant Professor in Audiology
Assistant Professor, Audiology
The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center is seeking a qualified faculty member to fill an academic full-time, 12-month, tenure-track position starting August 2020, with some flexibility in start date possible. Duties of the position include teaching undergraduate and/or graduate coursework; developing a successful and funded research program in the applicant’s area of interest; supervising graduate student research; mentoring student trainees; and participating in departmental, college, and university service and governance. The qualified applicant will possess an earned PhD in Audiology or a related discipline (ABD will be considered with official notification of completion prior to start date), and excellent interpersonal, outreach, and communication skills. Successful university teaching experience, interprofessional work experience in a medical setting, and advanced clinical or research training, and scholarly interest/experience in amplification or cochlear implants are preferred qualifications. Start-up funds and dedicated laboratory space are available.
Application review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Any questions about the position should be directed to Carole E. Johnson, PhD, AuD,. Professor and Search Committee Chair at (334)744-2017. Interested individuals should submit via email or mail a letter of intent describing qualifications, experience, teaching philosophy, and research plans; a complete curriculum vita; and three letters of recommendation to Brenda-Fox@ouhsc.edu or to Brenda Fox, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, P.O. Box 26901, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK, 73117-1215.
The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, located in the College of Allied Health on the OUHSC campus in Oklahoma City, offers undergraduate, graduate, and professional training in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology. We are proud to partner with professionals in every field of medicine and healthcare to train the next generation of professionals treating patients with disorders of hearing, speech, language, balance, and swallowing. Our department is also the only one in the state of Oklahoma to offer the Doctor of Audiology degree. Students seeking the AuD enjoy access to clinical training in a variety of settings, including a full-year placement at an externship site at during the fourth year of the degree program. Additionally, our department offers the only PhD programs in audiology and speech-language pathology in the state of Oklahoma. In these programs, students seeking careers in research and academia are provided rigorous training to prepare them as scientists and teachers.
More information on the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the OUHSC can be found at https://alliedhealth.ouhsc.edu/Departments/Communication-Sciences-and-Disorders.
An internationally prominent faculty, state-of-the-art facilities and new technology combine to make the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center a leader in education, research and patient care. One of only four comprehensive academic health centers in the nation with seven professional colleges – Allied Health, Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health and Graduate Studies – the OU Health Sciences Center serves approximately 4,000 students in more than 70 undergraduate and graduate degree programs on campuses in Oklahoma City and Tulsa.
The salary and benefits package offered are competitive with Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions (ASAHP) peer institutions. Information on OUHSC employee benefits can be found at https://benefitsenrollment.ouhsc.edu/. The University of Oklahoma is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.
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Contact Name : Carole E. Johnson, PhD, AuD
Contact Address : Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders,1200 N. Stonewall,Oklahoma City, OK 73117
Contact Email : Carole-Johnson@ouhsc.edu
Contact Phone : 334-744-2017
Instructions : Interested individuals should submit via email or mail a letter of intent describing qualifications, experience, teaching philosophy, and research plans; a complete curriculum vita; and three letters of recommendation to Brenda-Fox@ouhsc.edu or to Brenda Fox, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, P.O. Box 26901, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK, 73117-1215.
Application Deadline : 3/1/2020