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Assistant Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders

Assistant Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders

DISCIPLINE Speech-Language Pathology DISCIPLINE Speech/Hearing Science TYPE Faculty

About The College of Saint Rose:

The College of Saint Rose, located in the capital city of Albany, New York, is a private, independent, coeducational institution of higher education offering 90 bachelor's degree, master's degree, and certificate programs, as well as a variety of accelerated degree paths. Through a strong liberal arts education curriculum and professional academic programs, the College serves undergraduate and graduate students, working professionals, international students, and more. Visit for additional information.

A hub of government, higher education and industry in the beautiful Capital Region, Albany sits at the intersection of the Tech Corridor.  The Capital Region is a wonderful place to live, teach, and pursue research, offering restful residential neighborhoods and bustling cultural centers, high quality school districts, and countless recreational, entertainment, and educational venues for young professionals and families. For over a century, The College of Saint Rose has been an integral part of this dynamic and vibrant community, with a strong record of teaching as well as a diverse population of students and graduates volunteering and working in government and service agencies, schools, local businesses, and multinational and regional companies. Commuters and vacationers are a short train or car ride away from New York City, Boston, and Montreal, and minutes from the Albany International Airport.

Job Description:

The College of Saint Rose invites applications and nominations for an Assistant Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders in the Thelma P. Lally School of Education, beginning August 2022. This is a full time, tenure track position.

The Thelma P. Lally School of Education boasts thousands of alumni in educational and clinical settings throughout the world changing lives through expert teaching, assessment, intervention, supervision, and administration.  The Communication Sciences and Disorders department is accredited by the Council of Academic Programs of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.

Responsibilities of the position will include teaching 12 credits (3 courses), undergraduate and/or graduate, per semester in Communication Sciences and Disorders, with a focus on courses in medical speech-language pathology, from among the following classes:

CSD 204: Anatomy and Physiology of Speech and Hearing
CSD 530: Adult Language Disorders
CSD 535: Motor Speech Disorders
CSD 536: Swallowing and its Disorders
CSD 537: Acquired Cognitive Communication Disorders
CSD 550: Topics in Medical Aspects of Communication Disorders

Additionally, responsibilities include contributing to the continuing development and refinement of the Communication Sciences and Disorders program, engaging in scholarship, attending internal and external events applicable to the College and the candidate's academic discipline, academic advising, program assessment, curriculum development, and participation in Department, School, and College committees. Opportunities for clinical supervision will be available. The Assistant Professor will also have an opportunity to teach graduate courses during the summer months. 


The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. (or equivalent foreign degree) from an accredited institution in Speech-Language Pathology or closely related academic field at the start date of August 15, 2022.

An ABD from an accredited institution, US based or foreign, in Speech-Language Pathology or related field of study will be considered if the degree will be completed within 1 year from start date. 

Additional requirements include a minimum of 5 years of clinical experience in speech-language pathology or related allied health discipline, a demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching, a record of or potential for scholarly work or professional impact in the field of speech-language pathology. The applicant will demonstrate superior written and oral communication skills and, if selected to advance, a successful demonstration of teaching ability and scholarship during the on campus interview.

The Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (or foreign equivalent credential for international candidates and allied health professionals) is required, and New York State License in Speech-Language Pathology (or proof of eligibility for license) is required to be provided to the New York State Office of the Professions at or before the start date.

Review of applicant credentials will begin immediately.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Additional Information:

Compensation includes a competitive salary range and comprehensive health and dental benefits, a tuition remission plan for employees and qualified dependents, retirement plans through TIAA, and wellness programs including the use of our fitness center.

The College of Saint Rose values diversity and abides by federal, state and local law in admissions, employment and all services and programs provided. It does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, religion/creed, disability, age, national/ethnic origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, familial status, marital status, military status, domestic violence victim status, or any other condition established by law.

 The College of Saint Rose is committed to providing a safe, supportive, and secure environment for the entire college community and upon request, will provide its annual security report. This report includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on campus, in certain off campus buildings or property owned or controlled by the College, and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus. This report also includes institutional policies concerning campus security, such as policies concerning sexual assault and other matters. You can obtain a copy of this report by contacting the Office of Safety and Security at 518-454-5187 or on line at

Application Instructions:

Create a College of Saint Rose Employment Account by clicking on the APPLY NOW tab.  Upload the following documents, which are required for consideration:

  • Letter of Application
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Names and contact information for three professional references

Candidate finalists (those invited for on campus interviews) will be required to provide official graduate transcripts of the two highest degrees earned.  Details for submission of these documents will be provided at the time of invitation.

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Additional Info

Contact Name : Jack Pickering, Ph.D.

Contact Address : 432 Western Avenue
College of Saint Rose

Contact Email :

Contact Phone : 5184545236

Application Deadline : 6/30/2022

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