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Gallaudet University - SLP Faculty Position

Gallaudet University - SLP Faculty Position

DISCIPLINE Speech-Language Pathology TYPE Faculty

Gallaudet University Department of Hearing, Speech, and Language Sciences Tenure-Track Speech-Language Pathology Faculty Position Gallaudet University, federally chartered in 1864, is a bilingual, diverse, multicultural institution of higher education that ensures the intellectual and professional advancement of D/deaf and hard of hearing individuals through American Sign Language and English. Gallaudet maintains a proud tradition of research and scholarly activity and prepares its graduates for career opportunities in a highly competitive, technological, and rapidly changing world. Gallaudet is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and actively encourages D/deaf, hard of hearing, members of traditionally underrepresented groups, people with disabilities, women, and veterans to apply for open positions. 

General Information: The Department of Hearing, Speech, and Language Sciences seeks applicants for a tenure-track faculty position committed to teaching graduate Speech-Language Pathology courses and Ph.D. level courses in the Hearing, Speech and Language Sciences. Rank and salary are commensurate with experience and qualifications. The appointment will be 9 months beginning August 16, 2020. The position is contingent on funding. 

Qualifications: An earned Ph.D. or Ed.D. degree in Speech-Language Pathology, Communication Sciences and Disorders, or a related field, or an ABD candidate with expectations of dissertation completion within one year of hire. ASHA CCC-SLP preferred. Fluency in American Sign Language is desirable; applicants who are not fluent must be willing to learn. Areas of expertise open. Preference will be given to candidates with expertise in: Aural (Re)habilitation, Speech Sound Disorders, Counseling and Multicultural Issues, and/or Augmentative and Alternative Communication. Candidates must demonstrate a research line compatible with teaching and mentoring Master’s and Ph.D. students. Preferred candidates will have knowledge of and experience in research, teaching, and/or clinical work in culturally and linguistically diverse settings. The candidate will have strong interpersonal skills and a desire for collaboration within the field and across professions. 

Responsibilities: Candidates will be expected to teach courses in the graduate Speech-Language Pathology program, with opportunities to teach other courses supported by the Department of Hearing, Speech, and Language Sciences. Candidates will be expected to advise graduate students, mentor thesis students, serve on or chair Ph.D. dissertation work, and work collaboratively with faculty, clinical supervisors and department staff. Candidates will be expected to engage in research in the discipline, and participate in department, university, and other faculty and professional service. Opportunities for clinical teaching and supervision will also be encouraged. 

Application Procedures: Screening of applicants will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants should send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, official transcripts of graduate work, examples of academic publications, and three letters of recommendation relevant to teaching, scholarly activities and/or other work experience, along with a statement of teaching philosophy to:

Dr. James McCann
Department of Hearing, Speech, and Language Sciences
Screening Committee Chair

The successful candidate will undergo a background check that must be cleared prior to working at Gallaudet University.

Additional Info

Contact Name : James McCann

Contact Address : Department of Hearing, Speech, and Language Sciences, 800 Florida Avenue, NE, Washington, DC 20002

Contact Email :

Instructions : Please refer to the Gallaudet Employment site: Posting #33

Application Deadline : 11/11/2020

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