Faculty Position 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 an Open Rank (Full, Associate or Assistant Professor level) tenured or tenure-track position in cognitive and/or neuroscience aspects of speech or language disorders beginning August 2014.
Candidates in all areas of cognitive and/or brain-based acquired or life-span disorders of speech/language/communication will be considered. Candidates in the area of autism spectrum disorders, aging, dementia, TBI, Fragile X, Down syndrome, Parkinson’s disease and speech disorders, among others, are encouraged to apply.
Minimum qualifications are: doctoral degree in speech, language and hearing sciences, communication disorders and sciences, neuroscience, cognitive science, psychology, linguistics and related fields and a track record of publications in peer-reviewed journals. Two-three years of teaching experience is preferred.
The successful candidate will be expected to have an active and independent research program and to provide evidence of 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. More information can be found at: slhs.colorado.edu.
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.
All applicants must submit a curriculum vitae listing research accomplishments & teaching experiences and provide copies of 3 representative publications. Applicants must also provide contact information for least 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/71453
For questions, contact search committee chair Anu Sharma at anu.sharma@xxxxxxxxxxxx or (303) 492-5089.
We will begin reviewing applications December 2, 2013 and will continue to review applications until the position is filled.
The University of Colorado is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.