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T-T Assistant/Associate Professor in Speech-Language Pathology with a child/pediatric focus

T-T Assistant/Associate Professor in Speech-Language Pathology with a child/pediatric focus

DISCIPLINE Speech-Language Pathology

The Department of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology is seeking applications for a full-time, 12-month, tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor in Speech-Language Pathology with a child/pediatric focus.

Qualifications include Ph.D. (ABD considered), CCC-SLP or eligibility and willingness to obtain; eligibility for Tennessee state licensure; evidence of research activity and potential; commitment to effective classroom teaching.

Areas of specialties and interests preferred, but not limited to:

(a) child language disorders, (b) language development, c) early intervention, and/or (d) language and literacy.

Other specialties may be considered.

Responsibilities of the positions include instruction, development of an ongoing research program, pursuit of funding opportunities, and service. Additional duties include direction of student research, and may include some clinical supervision and. Salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. A full range of benefits is available.

Our collaborative environment supports interprofessional research opportunities with the ETSU Quillen College of Medicine and other units in the Academic Health Sciences Center, other departments within the College of Clinical and Rehabilitative Health Sciences (CCRHS), and several community-based health programs including an ENT practice, and interprofessional rural health-care programs, as well as local school systems. The Department of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology is an established program that offers an M.S. degree in speech-language pathology and a Doctor of Audiology (AuD) degree, as well as two undergraduate minors in Communication Disorders and American Sign Language. The ETSU Health Sciences Center for Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology provides an array of services to the local community, serves as a training site for students and has research opportunities.  The department is situated in the College of Clinical and Rehabilitation Health Sciences which is part of the ETSU Academic Health Sciences Center.

ETSU is a comprehensive teaching and research university with an enrollment of approximately 15,000 students. It is set in the scenic foothills of the Appalachian Mountains and the rich history of the region is woven into the area’s recreation, community, and lifestyle, giving the area the feeling of a home away from home. Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applications must be submitted online at http://jobs.etsu.edu/ and include a curriculum vitae, cover letter, teaching philosophy, statement of research, and official transcripts. For further information about this position, please contact Brenda Louw, D.Phil., Chair of the Search Committee, at louwb1@etsu.edu or (423) 439-4315. ETSU is an EO/AAE.

All positions at East Tennessee State University are contingent upon sufficient funding.

ETSU is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all of our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. Successful candidates should have a demonstrated commitment and contribution to fostering and advancing equity, diversity and inclusion. East Tennessee State University (ETSU) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.


Required Qualifications

Ph.D. (ABD considered), evidence of research activity and potential; commitment to effective classroom teaching.

Preferred Qualifications

CCC-SLP or eligibility; eligibility for Tennessee state licensure; Areas of specialties and interested preferred, but not limited to:

  • Assistant/Associate Professor with a child focus: (a) child language disorders, (b) language development, c) early intervention, and/or (d) language and literacy.

Other specialties may be considered.


Additional Info

Contact Name : Dr. Brenda Louw

Contact Address : East Tennessee State University
PO Box 70643
Johnson City, TN 37614

Contact Email : louwb1@etsu.edu

Contact Phone : (423) 439-4315.

Instructions : Applications must be submitted online at http://jobs.etsu.edu/ and include a curriculum vitae, cover letter, teaching philosophy, statement of research, and official transcripts.

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