Clinical Faculty, Speech-Language Pathologist
The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) at the University of Central Arkansas invites applicants for a 9-month, full-time speech-language pathologist Clinical Instructor I position. 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 master's degree in speech-language pathology or related field; ASHA certification (current CCC-SLP), current ABESPA licensure or eligibility for Arkansas state licensure; minimum of 5 years of clinical experience and experience supervising master's level clinical students.
The successful candidate will provide academic instruction and clinical education to undergraduate and graduate students, working with faculty to expand clinical services, helping to develop research programs, and collaborating to provide interprofessional education and clinical experiences for students. This position requires knowledge and skills to serve a wide variety of disorders in addition to working closely with graduate students and faculty in the clinical process. Interprofessional collaborative practices experience preferred.
Desired Start Date:
August 16, 2022
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.
The University of Central Arkansas:
The campus is widely acclaimed for its beauty. UCA is located in Conway, Arkansas, a thriving city of approximately 60,000 in central Arkansas, and 30 minutes from Little Rock, the capital city. Residents have easy access to the Ouachita and Ozark National forests, pristine wildlife areas near the Buffalo National River, and mountains throughout Central and North Arkansas. Conway is home to several major industries, two private colleges, a public school system ranked among the state's best, as well as private and parochial K12 schools. Real estate in this dynamic "City of Colleges" is moderately priced and taxes are relatively low. http://conwaychamber.org/
UCA is an AA/EEO employer.
Contact Name : Candice Robinson
Contact Address : 201 Donaghey Ave.,
Dept. Communication Sciences and Disorders,
Conway, AR, 72034
Contact Email : email@example.com
Contact Phone : (501) 450-3176
Instructions : Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest along with: (1) resume or curriculum vitae, (2) teaching philosophy, (3) a statement describing the applicant’s commitment to and experience with diversity, equity, and inclusion, and access (4) 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/.
Application Deadline : 7/15/2022