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Associate/Full Professor of Speech-Language Pathology

Associate/Full Professor of Speech-Language Pathology

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

Join our team- we have a very strong program that is supportive of both research and growing SLPs.  The University of Wyoming’s Division of Communication Disorders is seeking an Associate or Full Professor.   This is a full-time, 9-month, tenure-track position. Primary responsibilities include:  teaching, service, and sustaining a research program in areas of interest.  Salary and benefits are competitive, and start-up package is excellent. There are no administrative duties with this position, but in future years there may be leadership opportunities.

About Our University & Programs

Nestled between two mountain ranges in southeastern Wyoming, the University of Wyoming (UW) offers varied academic and lifestyle opportunities including year-round cultural and recreational activities. Located in Laramie, a town of more than 30,800 with a unique blend of sophistication and western hospitality. For more information on UW and Wyoming, visit the about UW website.


The Division of Communication Disorders at UW has a long history and strong reputation, offering initial coursework in "speech corrections" in 1940, and clinical services in 1943.  Since initial accreditation in 1973, we have had three ASHA Fellows on faculty.   We offer a Masters of Science in Speech-Language Pathology, a program that is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology.  Our program is known for innovative research, with several externally funded researchers on faculty, and well-known and published faculty.  We also are known for our outstanding clinical education program.  Our program also has a focus on telepractice, an area of practice that is important to both urban areas and rural areas.

 

Job Purpose 

The Division of Communication Disorder’s mission is to produce practice-ready speech-language pathologists, who are prepared to work in a rural state with clinical populations across the lifespan. The Division engages the community, encourages inter-professional practice, and conducts research that advances clinical practices across the state and region. The Maggie Scarlett Chair in Speech-Language Pathology will ensure that UW and the Division can continue this important work and meet the workforce need of SLPs in Wyoming.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The University of Wyoming’s Division of Communication Disorders is seeking an Associate or Full Professor to fill the Maggie Scarlett Chair in Speech-Language Pathology position.   This is a full-time, 9-month, tenure-track position. Primary responsibilities include:  teaching, service, and sustaining a research program in areas of interest.  Salary and benefits are competitive, and start-up package is excellent. 

 

Minimum Qualifications: 

Earned doctorate in speech-language pathology (SLP) or related discipline, American- Speech-Language-Hearing Association certification as a speech-language pathologist (CCC-SLP), clinical experience as a CCC-SLP, and record of independent research productivity and publications.   


Desired Qualifications: 

 Experience working as an SLP in medical settings preferred, but expertise in other areas will also be considered.  Three or more years experience working in a University setting as a full-time faculty member. Experience with Interprofessional Education/practice.  Record of completive grant submissions or grant funding.

Hiring statement: 

 UW is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer. We are committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.

In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), if you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation to apply for a position, please call 307-766-2377 or email jobapps@uwyo.edu.


Additional Info

Contact Name : Mark Guiberson

Contact Address : Dept 3311, 1000 E University Ave
Communication Disorders

Contact Email : mguibers@uwyo.edu

Contact Phone : 3077663985

Instructions : Apply here

https://eeik.fa.us2.oraclecloud.com/hcmUI/CandidateExperience/en/sites/CX_1/requisitions/preview/21000133/?keyword=disorders&mode=location

Once open, you must upload the following for a complete application: cover letter, C.V.,and contact information for four work-related references. If possible, we also would like three professional letters of recommendation (this can be the same individuals as those that will serve as a work-related reference).

Application Deadline : 12/31/2021

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