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Assistant Professor Tenure Track in Communication Sciences and Disorders

Assistant Professor Tenure Track in Communication Sciences and Disorders

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The Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) program at Butler University invites applications for a faculty position for a 9-month tenure-track assistant professor to begin in the academic year 2020-2021. We seek a dedicated teacher-scholar-mentor committed to the merger of theory and practice, experiential learning, and inclusive pedagogies.

Responsibilities include: Teaching undergraduate courses such as Anatomy and Physiology of Speech and Hearing, Phonology, Fundamentals of Audiology, or Aural Rehabilitation; developing or continuing a research program; supervising students; and providing leadership and service to the university community. The candidate will join an active and productive program in the College of Communication. The department has 120 undergraduate students who participate in a variety of experiential learning opportunities, including in-house speech/language and audiology clinics. In addition, the program has strong professional connections in the community and students who are actively interested in research. Successful candidates will have a demonstrated commitment to promoting diversity, inclusion, and intercultural development in an educational and work environment and be able to contribute to diverse representation in the curriculum as well as the inclusion efforts on campus.

Qualifications: Ph.D. in Speech-Language Pathology or Audiology expected by the time of appointment, evidence of teaching excellence, and a record or promise of published peer-reviewed scholarship. An interest in working work with students and faculty from a variety of backgrounds and an ability to build connections within the professional community are also essential. Current ASHA certification (CCC-SLP or CCC-A) is preferred.

About the University and the College of Communication: Butler University is a comprehensive, liberal-arts based private university located in the vibrant and culturally diverse city of Indianapolis and is committed to undergraduate teaching excellence. The university enrolls approximately 5,000 students across its six colleges, including the College of Communication, which houses 9 majors. Research faculty in the College have a typical teaching load of 3 courses per semester and participate in academic advising. Butler offers financial support for research, innovations in curricular development, and travel to present for domestic and international conferences. Butler University is committed to enhancing the diversity of the student body and our faculty and staff. Candidates who have experience working with a diverse range of people, and who can contribute to the climate of inclusivity at Butler University are encouraged to identify their experiences in their cover letter. Additional information about the University and the College can be found at

To apply please send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, research statement, statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and three references to Dr. Tonya Bergeson Questions may be directed to Dr. Bergeson as well. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Additional Info

Contact Name : Dr. Tonya Bergeson

Contact Address : 4600 Sunset Avenue,Indianapolis, IN 46220

Contact Email :

Instructions : Please see job posting.

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