Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track
The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) at the University of Central Arkansas invites applicants for a 9-month, full-time tenure-track assistant professor position. All areas of speech-language pathology expertise will be considered. The successful applicant embraces diversity, equity, inclusion, and access as the core departmental values. Underrepresented minorities, individuals from underrepresented gender groups, and other candidates who can contribute to the diversity and enrichment of learning and scholarship are encouraged to apply. More information about the department and its programs can be found at www.uca.edu/csd.
Applicants must possess a research doctorate (Ph.D. or Ed.D.) in Communication Disorders or a closely related field. Applicants who are ABD will be considered. All applicants must be ASHA certified and licensed, or eligible to be licensed, in Arkansas.
The successful candidate will provide undergraduate and graduate students with engaging clinically-focused learning opportunities in both clinical and academic environments; develop a line of research and seek extramural funding; and participate in university governance, curriculum planning, and functions to support the development and growth of the department and institution.
Desired Start Date:
August 16, 2022
UCA's CSD Department:
Housed in the College of Health and Behavioral Sciences, the CSD Department offers both Bachelor of Science and Masters of Science degrees in Communication Sciences and Disorders. The department currently has 11 full-time faculty who teach approximately 170 undergraduate students and 70 master's students. The Department values diversity and inclusion and encourages interprofessional academic and clinical activities. In addition, the department is home to the UCA's Speech-Language-Hearing Center and shares clinical space with the Interprofessional Teaching Center, where we offer on-campus services to clients of all ages and abilities.
Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest along with: (1) curriculum vitae, (2) teaching philosophy, (3) research statement that addresses current and future research agenda, (4) a statement describing the applicant’s commitment to and experience with diversity, equity, and inclusion, and access (5) contact information (name, address, email, phone number) for three professional references. Application materials should be submitted electronically via the application link https://jobs.uca.edu/postings/9914 .
Contact Name : Towino Paramby
Contact Address : University of Central Arkansas,
Communication Sciences and Disorders,
201 Donaghey Ave.,
Conway, AR 72035
Contact Email : firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Phone : 5014505479
Instructions : Review of applications will begin January 20, 2022 will and continue until the position is filled.
Application Deadline : 2/28/2022