Tenure-Track Faculty Position (Hearing)
Position Summary: The School of Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) is seeking applicants for a tenure-track position in Audiology, at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank, with a preferred start date of August, 2017.
Applicants must have an earned Ph.D. or other research doctorate in Communication Sciences and Disorders or in a related field by May 2017. Post-doctoral experience demonstrating research involvement is preferred. Candidates with clinical interests and expertise are especially encouraged to apply. A successful candidate is expected to teach graduate-level audiology courses and pursue a programmatic line of research. Successful candidates are expected to have an established record of publications and demonstrate the potential success in obtaining extramural funding.
The School of CSD (www.memphis.edu/csd/) is a historically top-ranked program offering graduate degrees in Audiology, Speech-Language Pathology, and research-oriented PhDs. The School of CSD is housed in the new Community Health Building (www.memphis.edu/chbuilding/) with state-of-the-art research, teaching, and clinical facilities. Our dynamic program affords opportunities for innovative teaching, clinical training models, and mentoring. Collaborative opportunities exist within the school and with other units in the University, including the Institute for Intelligent Systems (an interdisciplinary cognitive science research cooperative), Psychology, Nursing, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, and the School of Music. We also have strong links to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, the University of Tennessee Health Science Center, and local audiology and medical communities.
We will begin reviewing applications in mid-January and will
continue to review applications until the position is filled, pending
availability of funds. For questions, contact search committee chair Shaum P.
Bhagat, PhD at sbhagat@xxxxxxxxxxx or at (901) 678-5816. Interested applicants
must submit a curriculum vitae, a cover letter describing research and teaching
interests, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research experience
including future plans for expanding their research program, contact information
for three reference providers, and an unofficial transcript. Applicants are
also encouraged to submit up to 3 article reprints. Women and members of
underrepresented populations are especially encouraged to apply.
Special Instruction for Applicants: To apply, applicants should submit the following materials: cover letter, teaching philosophy, statement of research experience including future plans for expanding their research program, up to three publication reprints, contact information for three reference providers, and a current curriculum vitae to the University Workforum (https://workforum.memphis.edu/hr/postings/14497)
Memphis Audiology Position Ad.pdf
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