Speech - Language Pathology Tenure Track
Communication Sciences and Disorders
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, Department of 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.
Speech-Language Pathology Tenure Track TWO Positions:Applicants should have expertise in at least two content areas including speech science, disorders of speech production (articulation, fluency, voice), swallowing and dysphagia, school-age language disorders, literacy, augmentative and alternative communication, and cultural and linguistic diversity. Other requirements include the development of practicum experiences related to their areas of expertise and the associated management of these experiences on and/or off-campus. Applicants who consider themselves generalists will also be considered and individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
- Required qualifications: Earned Ph.D. in speech-language pathology (ABD considered)
- Preferred qualifications: ASHA certification and Wisconsin licensure in speech-language pathology
- 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.
- 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, firstname.lastname@example.org 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.