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Assistant Teaching Professors of Speech and Hearing Sciences

Assistant Teaching Professors of Speech and Hearing Sciences

DISCIPLINE Speech/Hearing Science TYPE Faculty

The Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences at the University of Washington invite applications for two benefits-eligible, full-time, non-tenure track positions at the rank of Assistant Teaching Professor, effective Fall 2023. The initial term of the appointments are three years. These are continuing positions, with the possibility of promotion to Associate and Full Teaching Professor. These positions hold a 9 month service period (September 16 through June 15) with the possibility of additional teaching in the three summer months.

Assistant Teaching Professors at the UW are dedicated to teaching excellence. These faculty members will be responsible for didactic and clinical education and will be expected to engage in departmental service. The successful candidate will be expected to conduct teaching and clinical supervision in the medical aspects of speech-language pathology and will have the opportunity to establish and maintain a productive program of research within their area of expertise.  The department is eager to expand its expertise in medical speech-language pathology including, but not limited to: Dysphagia, Voice Disorders, Anatomy and Physiology of Speech, Swallowing, Aphasia, Fluency, and/or Augmentative & Alternative Communication; however, qualified applicants in all areas of speech and hearing sciences are encouraged to apply.

The Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences is internationally recognized for impactful research, innovative curricula, and active commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Our research, education, and clinical activities are dedicated to improving the quality of life of individuals affected by communication challenges across the lifespan ( We have close interdisciplinary ties with related units on campus, including the Departments of Linguistics, Psychology, Music, and Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery; the Center on Human Development and Disability; the Autism Center; the Integrated Brain Imaging Center; the Institute for Learning and Brain Sciences;  the Virginia Merrill Bloedel Hearing Research Center; the Graduate Program in Neuroscience; as well as the University of Washington Medical Center and Seattle Children’s Hospital. A recipient of the Alfred P. Sloan Award for Faculty Career Flexibility, the University of Washington supports career development and work-life balance for faculty.


A Master's degree (M.A. or M.S.) in Speech and Hearing Sciences or related field (or foreign equivalent) is required. A PhD in Speech and Hearing Sciences or related field (or foreign equivalent) is also acceptable. Candidates must have their Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology (CCC-SLP), meet ASHA’s student supervision requirements, have at least three years of experience with clinical supervision, and be eligible for Speech-Language Pathologist licensure in Washington State.

Primary evaluation categories include experience with classroom and clinical instruction, experience with clinical supervision and mentoring, evidence of service and collegiality, and a commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion.

Application Instructions

Interested candidates should apply via the below Interfolio link and submit: a) a cover letter indicating general interest in the position; b) a statement of teaching experience and/or interests (3-page maximum) and teaching evaluations, if available; c) a statement describing past and/or potential contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion (2-page maximum); d) curriculum vitae; and e) the names and contact information for three professional references who can be contacted by the search committee for letters of recommendation at a later date. Priority consideration will be given to applications completed by December 2nd, 2022. Application review will begin on December 3rd, 2022 and continue until the positions are filled. Questions regarding the position can be directed to Amy Pace,

Additional Info

Contact Name : Amy Pace

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Instructions : Apply via Interfolio:

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