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U.Houston Asst and Assoc Prof

U.Houston Asst and Assoc Prof

DISCIPLINE Speech-Language Pathology TYPE Faculty

The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of Houston is a CAA- accredited program in Speech-Language Pathology that is expanding and is seeking applicants for one Assistant Professor and one Associate Professor. Both nine-month, tenure-track positions will be effective in Fall of 2022. Qualifications include: earned Ph.D. in Communication Sciences and Disorders or related field, potential for a strong record of research and scholarship, teaching experience, and desire to contribute to a growing, innovative program, CCCs strongly preferred. Areas of need include fluency and motor speech disorders, but all strong applicants will be considered. Responsibilities include teaching doctoral/ master’s and/or undergraduate classes in areas of expertise that complement those of the current faculty, directing student research, and willingness to consult with clinical educators when needed.
The University of Houston is a Carnegie designated Tier One public research university that is centrally located in the vibrant international city of Houston, Texas. As the fourth largest city in the nation, Houston is a dynamic cultural and business center. The University of Houston is located with convenient access to downtown and within four miles of the internationally recognized Texas Medical Center, which consists of more than 30 medical facilities and affords numerous opportunities for collaboration. Each year we educate over 46,000 students and are one of the most culturally diverse campuses in the nation. The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders (www.class.uh.edu/comd) values diversity and strives to be a welcoming, inclusive center for research, education, and clinical service as evidenced by the success of its diverse faculty.
We have approximately 300 undergraduate and 80 graduate students. Degrees offered include: B.A. and B.S. degrees in Communication Sciences and Disorders, an M.A. degree in Speech-Language Pathology, and a Ph.D. in Communication Sciences and Disorders. Additionally, the department offers a post-baccalaureate leveling program. Our on-campus clinic provides services to the greater Houston area that represent diverse racial/ethnic backgrounds, ages, disorders and etiologies.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until December 15, 2021. Applications must include a letter of interest with stated qualifications for the position, a summary of research accomplishments and future goals, copies of representative work, teaching interests and teaching philosophy, and curriculum vitae. Summaries of teaching evaluations are welcome. Transcripts from all educational institutions and written letters of recommendation will be requested from final candidates. Questions regarding the application or position may be sent to Dr. Amber Thiessen (althiess@central.uh.edu) or Dr. Ashwini Joshi (ajoshi4@uh.edu)
For more information or to submit the online application please go to: https://uhs.taleo.net/careersection/ex2_uhf/jobdetail.ftl?job=FAC002062&tz=GMT- 05%3A00&tzname=America%2FChicago
The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disability are encouraged to apply.

Additional Info

Contact Name : Ashwini Joshi

Contact Address : 3871 Holman St. Room M156, Dept. Comm Sciences & Disorders, University of Houston, Houston, TX 77204-6018

Contact Email : ajoshi4@uh.edu

Contact Phone : 713-743-6136

Instructions : Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until December 15, 2021. Applications must include a letter of interest with stated qualifications for the position, a summary of research accomplishments and future goals, copies of representative work, teaching interests and teaching philosophy, and curriculum vitae. Summaries of teaching evaluations are welcome. Transcripts from all educational institutions and written letters of recommendation will be requested from final candidates. Questions regarding the application or position may be sent to Dr. Amber Thiessen (althiess@central.uh.edu) or Dr. Ashwini Joshi (ajoshi4@uh.edu)

Application Deadline : 12/15/2021

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