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Tenure track faculty position/audiology

Tenure track faculty position/audiology

Tenure track faculty position/audiology

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Samford University’s School of Health Professions invites applicants interested in serving in a Christian university environment to apply for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor of Audiology in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders. This tenure-track faculty position is a 12-month appointment.  Start date is negotiable.

Qualified candidates will be graduates from an accredited university must hold either: 1) an Ed.D. or Ph.D. in a speech, hearing, or related field; or 2) an AuD and an Ed.D. or Ph.D in any field.  Preferred applicants will have prior experience teaching in an accredited AuD program, who have an active research interest, and who have experience in amplification.  Candidates should have current knowledge of clinical teaching models, well-defined computer literacy skills, excellent interpersonal skills, and dedication to the success of the department, faculty, and student body as evidenced by a collegial and positive demeanor.  A commitment to academic excellence and the ability to work effectively with faculty, students, and colleagues is expected.  Candidates must be willing to support the Christian mission of Samford University and the College of Health Sciences.

Academic rank, tenure status and salary are dependent upon qualifications, clinical experiences, previous academic teaching experiences, and scholarship accomplishments.

The College of Health Sciences is a new and innovative initiative for Samford University. The College includes four schools: Ida Moffett School of Nursing, McWhorter School of Pharmacy, School of Health Professions and School of Public Health. The college offers multiple degree programs and majors within the health sciences with an inter-professional education focus that reflects today’s team approach to health care delivery and professional practice. The College affords faculty special opportunities for cross-disciplinary collaboration.

Samford University is located in Birmingham, Alabama, and is a nationally recognized academic institution. Samford is ranked 3rd in the South among regional universities by U.S. News & World Report, and has been nationally recognized for academics, affordability and value by a number of prestigious publications and rankings. For more information, go to

Review of applications will begin immediately and interviews may begin as early as November 2019.  will continue until the position is filled. Please submit a letter of application, vita and names of three professional references.  Applicants must also complete and submit an “Application for Faculty Position” and “Faculty Applicant Christian Mission Statement.”

Application for Faculty Position (

Faculty Applicant Christian Mission Statement (

Please submit all materials in a PDF format to:

ATTN: Audiology Faculty Search

Dr. Margaret L. Johnson

Professor and Chair, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders

Samford University

800 Lakeshore Drive

Birmingham, AL 35229

Samford University is an Equal Opportunity Institution that complies with applicable law prohibiting discrimination in its educational and employment policies and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information or national or ethnic origin.

Additional Info

Contact Name : Margaret L. Johnson

Contact Address : 800 Lakeshore Drive; CHS, Building 2<br />Office 2133

Contact Email :

Contact Phone : 2057264461

Instructions : Please submit all materials in pdf format.

Application Deadline : 1/31/2020

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