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Tenure Track Assistant or Associate Professor of Speech-Language Pathology


Tenure Track Assistant or Associate Professor of Speech-Language Pathology

DISCIPLINE Speech-Language Pathology TYPE Faculty

Assistant or Associate Professor in Speech-Language Pathology 

Indiana University South Bend

Title:     Assistant or Associate Professor

Appointment Status:     Tenure Track

Department:     IU South Bend College of Health Sciences, School of Rehabilitation Sciences, Speech Language Pathology

Position Summary: 

Candidacy graduate program housed at Indiana University South Bend within the Vera Z. Dwyer College of Health Sciences seeks 10-month tenure-track faculty with a commitment toward inspiring and educating the next generation of speech-language pathologists. The position will begin on August 1, 2022.

The program is founded in the interdisciplinary model with abounding opportunity to collaborate with different disciplines and creatively design coursework to enhance learning. This position is based at the newly redesigned Elkhart campus located in Elkhart, IN.  Responsibilities include teaching graduate courses, clinical supervision of graduate students primarily in the form of diagnostic labs, service to the university and community, and research. Faculty may be required to teach evening, weekend, off-site, and/or online courses as part of this position’s responsibilities. Opportunity for potential summer over-base pay. Conference and travel funds available.

IU South Bend commits to advance diversity and open-mindedness and to create a civil, welcoming, and caring culture for all. Approximately 28% of IUSB students self-identify from under-represented ethnicity groups.   Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.

Essential Qualifications

  • Doctorate degree in speech-language pathology, speech and hearing science, communication disorders or a related area. ABD can apply if doctoral degree is achieved by August 2022.
  • The applicant must have the CCC in SLP and be eligible for Indiana state licensure
  • Successful research experience and evidence of external funding

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience working in a diverse workplace or diverse populations
  • Ability to contribute positively to a multicultural campus
  • Expertise in adult neurogenic disorders
  • Graduate speech language pathology teaching experience
  • Experience in clinical supervision of students or clinical fellows

Department Contact

Jennifer Essig, MA, CCC-SLP, Chair of Search and Screen Committee or 574-520-4008.

Deadline to apply: Initial review of applicants will begin upon receipt. Applications received by 12/20/21 will be assured full consideration, however the search will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

Required Documents:

  • Letter of Interest
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Terminal degree official transcript
  • List of professional references
  • Campus and College Information   IU South Bend commits to advance diversity and open-mindedness and to create a civil, welcoming, and caring culture for all. Approximately 28% of IUSB students self-identify from under-represented ethnicity groups.  As the premier comprehensive public university in our region and “with its caring faculty and staff, IU South Bend is committed to an inclusive, student-centered approach that focuses on preparing its students for both the workforce and postgraduate education through rigorous coursework, faculty and student research, and creative activity. We are a catalyst for social mobility that contributes to the vitality of our region by educating informed individuals, thoughtful stewards, innovative professionals, and responsible leaders.” The Vera Z. Dwyer College of Health Sciences is a robust and growing college that prepares graduates to become health & human services professionals in the ever-changing and diverse landscape of healthcare. The college includes undergraduate health profession programs in nursing, dental hygiene, radiological sciences, clinical laboratory science, and applied health sciences. Graduate programs include occupational therapy, speech language pathology and a Post-professional Master of Science Nursing- Family Nurse Practitioner, Education & Administration.

 Applicants may apply using the following link

AA/EEO Statement 

Indiana University is an equal employment and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status. Indiana University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admission, as required by Title IX. Questions or complaints regarding Title IX may be referred to the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights or the university Title IX Coordinator.

If you have a disability and need assistance with an application, special arrangements can be made to accommodate most needs by contacting Academic Affairs at: 574-520-4183.

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Additional Info

Contact Name : Jennifer Essig

Contact Address : 125 E. Franklin St., Elkhart, IN 46516

Contact Email :

Contact Phone : 5745204008

Instructions : Utilize link to submit application materials

Application Deadline : 12/20/2021

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