Department: Department of Hearing, Speech, and Language Sciences
Job Number: UF-110816130007
Date Posted: 7/5/2013
Status: Accepting applications
Tenure-Track Faculty Positions â 2 available
Gallaudet University serves deaf and hard of hearing students from many different backgrounds and seeks to develop a workforce that reflects the diversity of its student body. Gallaudet is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and actively encourages deaf, hard of hearing, members of traditionally underrepresented groups, people with disabilities, women, and veterans to apply for open positions.
General Information: The Department of Hearing Speech and Language Sciences seeks faculty applicants committed to teaching graduate Audiology courses and Ph.D. level courses in the Hearing, Speech and Language Sciences. Candidates must demonstrate potential for competency in teaching, scholarship/research, and service. Fluency in sign language communication is highly desirable. Applicants who are not fluent must be willing to learn. Rank and salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications. The appointment will be nine months for the academic year beginning August 16, 2014; and may be filled on January 13, 2014. Position is contingent on funding.
Candidates will be expected to teach courses in Audiology and other courses supported by the Department of Hearing Speech and Language Sciences. They will advise students in the major, supervise students in the Hearing and Speech Center, mentor students on their Audiology Research Project or Thesis, serve on or chair Ph.D. Dissertation Committees and work collaboratively with faculty members, clinical supervisors and department staff. Candidates will be expected to engage in scholarship and/or research in the discipline and participate in department and university faculty activities and professional service. Grant writing and/or other department responsibilities may be assigned.
An earned terminal doctoral degree in Audiology or closely related field. Candidates must possess content knowledge in a range of areas that might include: Diagnostic Audiology, Pediatric Audiology, Educational Audiology, Medical Audiology, Neuroanatomy of the Auditory System, Professional Issues in Hearing, Speech and Language Sciences, Vestibular Disorders, Electrophysiology, Anatomy and Physiology of the Auditory System, and University Instruction and Supervision. Candidates should demonstrate competence in teaching, scholarship, and a commitment to service. Candidates must also demonstrate strong interpersonal and collaboration skills.
Screening of applicants will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants should send a letter of application, curriculum vita, official transcripts of graduate work, examples of academic publications, and three letters of recommendation relevant to teaching, scholarly activities and/or other work experience, along with a statement of teaching philosophy to:
Matthew H Bakke, PhD (matthew.bakke@xxxxxxxxxxxxx)
Chair, Department of Hearing Speech & Language Sciences
800 Florida Avenue, NE
Washington, DC 20002