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Open Rank, Full-Time Faculty Position - Communication Sciences and Disorders/Speech-Language Pathology

Open Rank, Full-Time Faculty Position - Communication Sciences and Disorders/Speech-Language Pathology

DISCIPLINE Speech-Language Pathology DISCIPLINE Speech/Hearing Science TYPE Faculty
The University of Scranton
Open Rank, Full-Time Faculty Position - Communication Sciences and Disorders/Speech-Language Pathology
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University Mission
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Diversity & Inclusion
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Health and Human Performance

Job Purpose:
The University of Scranton Department of Health and Human Performance (HHP) invites applications for a full-time, open rank, tenure-track position to join the developing undergraduate Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) and graduate Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) programs beginning in August 2023. This is an in-person position. 

For further information about the Communication Sciences and Disorders undergraduate and Speech-Language Pathology graduate degree programs, visit our web pages at


The Master of Science distance learning degree program in speech-language pathology is an Applicant for Candidacy by the Council of Academic Accreditation (CAA) in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.

Essential Duties:
Teaching- Scholarship- Service- Other duties as outlined in faculty contract and handbook

Additional Skills Required:

Minimum Education Requirements:
Applicants should have an earned doctorate (Ph.D. or Ed.D.) in Speech-Language Pathology, Communication Sciences & Disorders, Speech/Hearing Science, or a related discipline.

Preferred Education:

Minimum Job Experience Requirements:

Preferred Qualifications:
ASHA Certification (CCC-SLP) and eligibility for Commonwealth of Pennsylvania licensure in Speech-Language Pathology is preferred. Candidates with expertise in distance education, aphasia, motor speech disorders, cognitive and psychiatric rehabilitation, and/or diagnosis and evaluation processes in speech-language pathology will be considered. Candidates should be aware of the current trends of the profession and have knowledge of scientific and professional writing, research methods and design, and community-based learning. Applicants across relevant areas of expertise with research and teaching records who represent underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. A commitment to effective teaching, scholarship, and the provision of evidence-based practice is desired.

Full Time/Part Time:

Annual Schedule:

Open Rank

Tenure Track

Special Instructions to Applicants:
Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Please submit:
(1) a letter of interest including a statement of research, 
(2) curriculum vitae, 
(3) contact information for three references, 
(4) teaching statement, and 
(5) diversity and inclusion statement. 

Confidential inquiries may also be sent to the Search Committee Chair, Hope E. Baylow, D.A., CCC-SLP, BCS-S, Assistant Professor, Health and Human Performance, Founding Program Director, CSD & SLP, The University of Scranton, Edward Leahy Hall, 824, Scranton, PA 18510

Posting Number:

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Additional Info

Contact Name : The University of Scranton

Contact Address : 800 Linden St
Edward R. Leahy Hall, 824
Scranton, PA 18510

Contact Email :

Contact Phone : 15709414052

Instructions : To apply, visit

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