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Tenured or Tenure-track Faculty Position

Tenured or Tenure-track Faculty Position

Tenured or Tenure-track Faculty Position

TYPE Faculty

The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at Wayne State University is accepting applications for a 9-month tenured/tenure-track faculty appointment. We are seeking candidates with a specialization in audiology or hearing science; however, individuals with specialization in child language development and disorders are encouraged to apply. The candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses, develop and maintain a line of research in the specialty area, and participate in a strong comprehensive academic, clinical, and research environment.


Wayne State University is a premier, public, urban research university located in the heart of Detroit where students from all backgrounds are offered a rich, high quality education. Our deep rooted commitment to excellence, collaboration, integrity, diversity and inclusion creates exceptional educational opportunities preparing students for success in a diverse, global society. WSU encourages applications from women, people of color and other underrepresented people. WSU is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.


Located in Midtown Detroit’s cultural district, Wayne State University also boasts affiliations with the region’s largest network of hospitals (Detroit Medical Center, Henry Ford and Beaumont Hospitals) with access to an extensive urban and suburban population for research recruitment and clinical work. WSU is a nationally recognized urban center of excellence in research and holds both Carnegie One “Highest Research Activity” and “Community Engagement” designations.


The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders offers degrees for students pursuing a Bachelor’s, Master’s, AuD, or PhD. The department has 13 full-time faculty and an extensive affiliated faculty. The graduate programs in Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology are fully accredited by the CAA. The department provides students a comprehensive clinical experience with on-site clinics and a wide network of community partnerships that also provide excellent opportunities for research.


The candidate is required to have an AuD/PhD or a PhD in Communication Sciences and Disorders, Audiology, Hearing Science, Speech-Language Pathology, or related fields. Clinical and teaching experience is highly desirable. An active research agenda and evidence of extramural funding commensurate with rank are expected. The position carries a substantial body of fringe benefits including newly renovated research space. Wayne State University offers competitive salary commensurate with rank and qualifications.

Additional Info

Contact Name : Wayne State University

Contact Address : Dr. Derek Daniels, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Room 103 Prentis Building, 5201 Cass Avenue, Detroit, MI 48202

Contact Email : dedaniels@wayne.edu

Contact Phone : 313-577-3339 or 313-577-8386

Instructions : Submit an application online at https://jobs.wayne.edu/ and reference posting #044729. Send supporting documents (cover letter, CV, and contact information for 3 professional references) to Dr. Derek Daniels, dedaniels@wayne.edu (Search Committee Chair).

Application Deadline : 4/30/2020

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