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CLINICAL ASSISTANT PROFESSOR POSITION IN COMMUNICATION SCIENCES AND DISORDERS

CLINICAL ASSISTANT PROFESSOR POSITION IN COMMUNICATION SCIENCES AND DISORDERS

DISCIPLINE Speech-Language Pathology TYPE Faculty

The Roxelyn and Richard Pepper Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at Northwestern University is searching for a clinical faculty member in speech-language pathology. The successful applicant will hold a position of clinical assistant professor and will be responsible for provision of clinical care, supervision of graduate students, and support of research and educational missions of the Department’s Center for Audiology, Speech, Language, and Learning and the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders. The position will be primarily housed in the Voice, Speech, Language Service and Swallowing Center located on Northwestern’s downtown Chicago medical campus. The Center provides specialized care to inpatients and outpatients at Northwestern Memorial Hospital and serves as an exceptional educational setting for graduate students. The Center has strong partnerships with world-renowned research scientists housed within the Northwestern University Communication and Sciences Disorders Department. 

Employment term: An 11-month appointment beginning July 1, 2021. The appointment may be renewed on an annual basis. 

Qualifications: 1. Earned Master's, SLPD or Ph.D in Speech-Language Pathology 2. Eligibility for Illinois SLP licensure 3. ASHA Certificate of ClinicalCompetence 4. Diverse experience in the management of speech, language, voice, cognitive, and swallowing disorders. 

Duties: • Provide exceptional, evidence-based diagnosis and treatment for patients in an acute-care hospital setting. • Perform and interpret diagnostic videofluoroscopic swallow studies, Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation of Swallowing • Develop the clinical skills of graduate students via direct instruction and supervision within a team-based educational model. • Assist in student advising and other activities related to student development. • Participate in professional activities and service to the University, community and the profession

Additional Info

Contact Name : Kristin Larsen, Search Committee Chair

Contact Address : Speech-Language Pathologist/Clinical Assistant Professor Position Search, Voice, Speech, Language Service and Swallowing Center, 676 N. St. Clair St. – Suite 1775, Chicago, IL 60611.

Contact Email : k-larsen@northwestern.edu

Contact Phone : 847-491-3066

Instructions : Send cover letter describing your clinical interests, teaching and research experience, a current vita (including e-mail address), and three letters of recommendation to the
Search Committee Chair, Kristin Larsen. Email to k-larsen@northwestern.edu or mail to CSD Speech-Language Pathologist/Clinical Assistant Professor Position Search, Voice, Speech, Language Service and Swallowing Center, 676 N. St. Clair St. – Suite 1775, Chicago, IL 60611. For more information about clinical services, please visit NUCASLL.northwestern.edu and for more information about the Department, please visit https://communication.northwestern.edu/communication-sciences-and-disorders/

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