Hearing Science/Audiology Tenure Track Position

Communication Sciences and Disorders

The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders consists of a dynamic team of dedicated educators, scholars, and clinicians who together have created a high-quality professional training program at the master’s level and an innovative undergraduate program grounded in the principles of liberal education (LEAP). We are looking for individuals who are creative, flexible, collaborative team members who can teach and advise undergraduate and master’s students, implement a clearly-defined agenda of research and scholarship, engage in service to the department, college, university and community, contribute to the clinical education program, and are interested in developing opportunities for our students to engage in high-impact practices such as undergraduate research, study abroad and community-based learning.

Hearing Science/ Audiology Tenure Track ONE Position:  Applicant should have expertise in anatomy and physiology, speech and hearing science, speech perception, audiology, aural rehabilitation and research methods.  Strong record of teaching and research/scholarly activity preferred. Other requirements include the development and coordination of the department’s undergraduate research program.
•Required qualifications:  Earned Ph.D. in hearing science or audiology or a related field, e.g., psychology or neuroscience (ABD considered)
•Preferred qualifications: ASHA certification and Wisconsin licensure in audiology
•Rank & Salary: Commensurate with experience

University and Community:  UW-Whitewater is a premier public university with an enrollment of approximately 12,000 students.  The College of Education and Professional Studies is committed to diversity and teaching diverse learners, the utilization of multiple modes of instructional delivery and technology, adult student learners, and international programs and experiences.  The campus is part of the 26-campus University of Wisconsin System.  Located in a community near the scenic Kettle Moraine State Forest in southeastern Wisconsin, Whitewater is within convenient driving distance to the metropolitan areas of Madison, Milwaukee, and Chicago.  For further information regarding the University and community, please see our website at www.uww.edu.

Application Documentation:
•Letter of interest (including qualifications for the position, philosophy and goals for teaching and scholarship)
•Curriculum vitae
•Evidence of scholarship and research plan (Tenure track positions only)
•Summaries of course evaluations if available
•Unofficial copies of all graduate and undergraduate transcripts (official transcripts required at time of hire)
•Names, addresses and complete contact information of five professional references – including email address.

Questions regarding these positions may be directed to Dr. Roxanne DePaul, Search Chair, depaulr@uww.edu
Office: 262-472-5203
Submit electronic applications to: COEPS@uww.edu

Review of applications will begin on 11/1/13 and will continue until positions are filled.  Anticipated employment date is 8/2014. Dr. DePaul will be available to meet with prospective candidates at the ASHA convention in Chicago.

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and actively seeks and encourages applications from women, people of color, persons with disabilities, and all veterans. Names of applicants may be disclosed unless requested otherwise. Names of finalists will be released.