Assistant Professor in Speech-Language Pathology
Our Lady of the Lake University's Woolfolk School of Communication Sciences and Disorders invites applications for a full-time, 9-month tenure track faculty at the assistant professor rank in speech-language pathology.
Our Lady of the Lake University is a nationally ranked private, non-profit, small, Catholic university with a deep connection to the history and community of San Antonio, Texas. Founded in 1895 by the Congregation of Divine Providence, we have developed a reputation for our personal teaching style and expertise in Mexican American culture. We are also famous for our beautiful lakeside campus, which mixes historic buildings with a contemporary library, residence halls and technology infrastructure.
The Woolfolk School of Communication Sciences and Disorders seeks a full-time 9-month tenure track faculty member in speech-language pathology. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in communication sciences and disorders, as well as opportunities to supervise theses at the master's level and participate in planning for a new clinical doctorate program in speech-language pathology. The candidate will be expected to teach adult neurogenic disorders and related areas. Additional responsibilities include research in the applicant's area of interest, student advisement, and involvement in school, college and university committees.
The Woolfolk School of Communication Sciences and Disorders is housed within the College of Professional Studies and includes the Harry Jersig Speech-Language-Hearing Center. The Center offers diagnostic and treatment services to children and adults for a variety of communication and swallowing disorders, and includes labs in child language, multicultural diversity, and voice & swallowing. The school consists of a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Sciences and Disorders Program, a Communication Sciences and Disorders Post Baccalaureate Leveling Program, and a Master of Arts in Communication Sciences and Disorders Program. The Woolfolk School was founded in the late 1950’s and is proud of its’ long history of providing the highest quality training of speech-language pathologists throughout San Antonio, Texas and the United States. We are particularly proud of our pioneering training in the area of bilingual and multi-cultural services.
Qualified candidates will have obtained their Ph.D./Ed.D. degree in communication sciences and disorders or a related field. ABD candidates will be considered. The selected candidate must be able to obtain a TX licensure for speech-language pathology and hold ASHA certification in speech-language pathology. The position will begin in August, 2021.
San Antonio is a rapidly growing city, ranked 7th in population nationally, with numerous options for entertainment, dining, recreation, as well as visiting our popular River Walk. The city is rich in cultural diversity and boasts a low cost of housing and living.
Please submit: a) application letter, b) statement of research interests, c) CV, and d) three letters of reference to: OLLU Human Resources Office at https://ollusa.interviewexchange.com.
Questions about this position should be addressed to:
Faculty Search Committee Chair: Evangeline Nwokah, Ph.D., CCC-SLP, Woolfolk School of Communication Sciences and Disorders
Phone: (210) 528-7117
Address: Human Resources, Our Lady of the Lake University, 411 S.W. 24th Street, San Antonio, Texas 78207
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Contact Name : Evangeline Nwokah
Contact Address : Our Lady of the Lake University, 411 S.W. 24th Street, San Antonio, Texas 78207
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Contact Phone : (210) 528-7117
Instructions : Please submit: a) application letter, b) statement of research interests, c) CV, and d) three letters of reference to: OLLU Human Resources Office at https://ollusa.interviewexchange.com.