Director of the UT Pediatric Language Clinic

Director of the UT Pediatric Language Clinic

DISCIPLINE Speech-Language Pathology TYPE Faculty

The Department of Audiology and Speech Pathology at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Knoxville, TN invites applications for the 12-month, full-time non-tenure track position of Pediatric Language Clinic Director with qualifications equivalent to Assistant/Associate Professor (rank to be commensurate with education and credentials). Primary duties include 1) administration of an ongoing grant with Tennessee’s Early Intervention System to provide early intervention for at-risk and autistic children and their families; 2) conducting research related to autism and/or early intervention, 3) training and supervision of Pediatric Language Clinic staff, and students in the MS-SLP program.

The ideal applicant will develop a research program designed to complement the mission of the Pediatric Language Clinic in delivering early intervention to children and their families, and will maintain current TEIS funding and/or seek additional funding.


Required Qualifications:

1) An earned Doctoral Degree in Speech-Language Pathology or related field (PhD, EdD, etc.)

2) ASHA certification in Speech-Language Pathology with eligibility for licensure in Tennessee

3) Demonstrated experience with and knowledge of treatment for young children on the autism spectrum and their families

4) A strong record of research and/or evidence of a promising research program

5) Ability to secure and maintain ongoing state funding for the clinic, and seek additional funding to support the clinic and a research program.

6) Ability to supervise and train students and staff in clinical skills necessary for the treatment of clinic patients.



Preferred Qualifications:

1) Administrative experience including, but not limited to, grant administration and clinic management.



Review of completed applications is ongoing, with applications accepted until the position is filled.



Interested candidates should send a letter of introduction, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation to https://ut.taleo.net/careersection/uthsc_faculty/jobdetail.ftl?job=19000000OF&tz=GMT-04%3A00.


For more information, please visit the Pediatric Language Clinic web page, http://www.uthsc.edu/asp/clinical/sls/asd.php, and the web page of the Department of Audiology and Speech Pathology, http://www.uthsc.edu/asp/

Additional Info

Application Deadline : 0000-00-00 00:00:00

Contact Address : UT Department of Audiology and Speech Pathology 578 South Stadium Hall Knoxville, TN 37996

Contact Phone : 865-975-5019

Contact Email : dcasenhi@uthsc.edu

Contact Name : Devin Casenhiser

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