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Assistant Professor of Speech-Language Pathology

Assistant Professor of Speech-Language Pathology

DISCIPLINE Speech-Language Pathology
Position
We are seeking a 9-month tenure-track Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls (UWRF) in the area of adult neurogenic language and cognitive disorders, adult motor speech disorders, dysphagia, AAC, and/or voice and resonance disorders. The position includes teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, clinical supervision of graduate students, research, and service.

Responsibilities
Teaching: Teach undergraduate and graduate courses. Expertise required in at least one of the areas of adult neurogenic language and cognitive disorders, adult motor speech disorders, dysphagia, AAC, and/or voice and resonance disorders.  
Supervision: Supervise graduate student clinicians providing speech-language pathology services in the University Speech-Language and Hearing Clinic.
Research: Ability to conduct research and other scholarly endeavors including securing of external grants.  There is opportunity to direct graduate and undergraduate student research.
Service: Involvement in university/college/departmental/community service. Undergraduate student advising and committee service is expected.  
The successful candidate will maintain a standard of excellence in teaching, scholarship and service as outlined in the UWRF Faculty and Staff Handbook.

Qualifications Required:
Earned doctorate in Communication Sciences and Disorders or in a closely related field is required.  ABD with confirmed completion date within one academic year of start will be considered.
Expertise in at least one of the following areas:
     Adult Neurogenic Language and Cognitive Disorders
     Adult Motor Speech Disorders
     Dysphagia
     AAC
     Voice and Resonance Disorders
CCC-SLP required and must be maintained during employment.  
Consideration given to candidates currently finishing their CF.
Wisconsin SLP licensure or eligibility required and must be maintained during employment.

Qualifications Preferred:
Expertise in adult neurogenic language and cognitive disorders
Clinical supervision experience

About the University of Wisconsin – River Falls
Recognized as one of the finest universities in the Midwest, our beautiful campus is located just 30 minutes from Minneapolis/St. Paul in the beautiful St. Croix Valley. Founded in 1874, UWRF is one of 13 comprehensive universities in the prestigious University of Wisconsin System. We’re a leader in exemplary teaching, undergraduate research and sustainability. Our mission is to help prepare students to be productive, creative, ethical, engaged citizens and leaders with an informed global perspective.

Additional Info

Contact Name : Sheri Stronach

Contact Address : 410 S. Third St.
River Falls, WI 54022

Contact Email : sheri.stronach@uwrf.edu

Contact Phone : 715-425-3979

Instructions : Applicants are required to apply online at https://jobs.uwrf.edu/postings/7513. UWRF will not consider paper, emailed or faxed applications. Applicants are required to provide:
Curriculum Vitae
Unofficial Transcripts
Letter of interest specifying qualifications and experience (cover letter)
Names, addresses and telephone numbers of at least three references who can specifically comment upon your experience and professional preparation (references)

Application Deadline : 11/7/2021

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