Faculty Positions in the Department of Speech Language and Hearing Science

Faculty Positions in the Department of Speech Language and Hearing Science at the University of Colorado at Boulder

The Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences (SLHS), University of Colorado Boulder, invites applications for two tenured or tenure-track positions, one at Open Rank (Full, Associate or Assistant Professor level) and one at the Assistant Professor level in speech or language disorders beginning August 2015.

Candidates in any area of speech language pathology such as autism spectrum disorders, aging, dementia, TBI, Fragile X, Down syndrome, Parkinson’s disease, reading, language and learning disabilities, AAC, early intervention, and speech disorders are encouraged to apply.

Minimum qualification is a doctoral degree at the time of hire. Clinical certification in SLP is desirable.

The successful candidate will be expected to have an active and independent research program and to provide evidence of promise or success in extra-mural research funding.  Candidates are expected to maintain their vigorous research program and have enthusiasm for undergraduate and graduate teaching.  The successful candidate will be expected to teach and mentor students in the department’s clinical Master’s SLP program and in the undergraduate and Ph.D. programs.   Salary and start-up are highly competitive and commensurate with experience.  International candidates are welcome to apply.

The SLHS department includes highly ranked, CAA accredited clinical graduate programs in SLP and Audiology and offers B.A., M.A., AuD, and Ph.D. degrees.  The successful candidate will benefit from SLHS’s thriving and dynamic ties with other offerings on the Boulder campus such as the Institute of Cognitive Science, the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, the Intermountain Neuroimaging Consortium, the Institute of Behavioral Genetics, the Department of Linguistics, and offerings on the Anschutz campus of the University of Colorado at Denver Medical School such as the JFK partners Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (LEND) program, the Autism Treatment Network, and the Linda Crnic Institute for Down Syndrome. More information about the department can be found at: slhs.colorado.edu.

All applicants must submit a curriculum vitae listing research accomplishments & teaching experiences and copies of 1-3 representative publications or manuscripts. Applicants at the Assistant Professor level must submit three letters of reference. Reference letters should be emailed by the letter writers directly to brenda.dowell@colorado.edu. Applicants at the Associate/Full Professor level should provide names of three references. We will pursue references when the candidate makes the short-list, with the candidate’s permission. Applications are accepted electronically at http://www.jobsatcu.com/postings/85950.

For questions, contact search committee chair Anu Sharma at anu.sharma@colorado.edu or (303) 492-5089.

We will begin reviewing applications November 3, 2014 and will continue to review applications until the position is filled.

The University of Colorado is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

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