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Two tenure track Assistant Professor positions, Western Kentucky Unviersity

Two tenure track Assistant Professor positions, Western Kentucky Unviersity

DISCIPLINE Speech-Language Pathology

Western Kentucky University is committed to empowering its campus community to embrace diversity by building equitable and inclusive learning, working, and living environments. At the heart of our mission, we seek to provide holistic education and employment experiences that prepare students, faculty, and staff to become effective scholars, contributors, and leaders in our diverse and evolving communities.  Located 65 miles north of Nashville, TN, and just over 100 miles south of Louisville, KY, WKU's main campus is in Bowling Green, KY - a city with approximately 70,000 residents. With an ethnically and diverse population, more than 85 languages are spoken in and around Bowling Green, and people from 35 nationalities call our community home.

Western Kentucky University seeks to attract talented faculty and staff who are inspired individually to contribute to WKU's strategic plans and ongoing success. We offer comprehensive wellness and health benefits to employees and their families, including domestic partners and other qualified dependents and take pride in providing a workplace culture that supports balancing the responsibilities of work and family life. Learn more about WKU and Bowling Green at

Job Description:

The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders within the College of Health and Human Services at Western Kentucky University seeks a full-time tenure-track faculty member at the rank of Assistant Professor. The following are duties for this position, but are not to be construed as all-inclusive. Duties may be added, deleted, and assigned based on management discretion and institutional needs.

Teaching: Primary teaching responsibilities for this position include graduate and undergraduate courses that may be offered on campus or online. The candidate may be expected to teach courses in cognition, voice, neurology, aphasia, motor speech, augmentative communication, or dysphagia.

Scholarship: Maintain an active role in research and scholarly production including publishing in peer-reviewed journals and securing research funding. Maintain awareness of current research trends and topics associated with speech-language pathology.

Service: Actively participate in university service (departmental, college, and university committees) and professional service.  


  • Ph. D or Ed.D. in speech-language pathology or a related area; may consider ABD

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Additional Info

Contact Name : Lauren E. Bland

Contact Address : Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Western Kentucky University, 1906 College Heights Blvd, #41030, Bowling Green, KY 42101-1030

Contact Email :

Contact Phone : 2707458860

Application Deadline : 1/22/2021

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