Assistant Professor, Dept. of Communication Sciences and Disorders
Rank: Assistant Professor Tenure Information: Tenure Track
Department Summary: The Communication Sciences and Disorders Department is housed within the College of Education and Allied Studies, one of the four colleges on our beautiful 287 acre campus in Southeastern Massachusetts, midway between Boston and Cape Cod. Our new master’s program in speech language pathology, as one of the university’s growing number of innovative academic programs, aims to ensure that our students are prepared to think critically, communicate effectively and act responsibly within a context of personal and professional ethics.
Essential Duties: Duties include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in Speech-Language Pathology, participating in undergraduate and graduate CSD program development, student advisement, and service to the university and community. This is a full-time, tenure track position with outstanding benefits and, opportunities for summer teaching and research grants.
Required Qualifications: A Ph.D. or Ed.D. in a related field is required. ABD candidates will be considered.
ASHACCC/SLP, and Massachusetts Licensure in SLP (or eligibility) are also required.
3-5 years of clinical experience required. Applicants with any area of specialization will be considered.
The applicant should demonstrate excellence in teaching and advising, and the ability to work collaboratively in a multicultural environment that fosters diversity. The applicant should be committed to public higher education, engaged in scholarly activity, and able to use technology effectively in teaching and learning.
Preferred Qualifications: Prior part time or full-time college teaching experience preferred.
Applicants with at least 3 years of clinical experience in adult language disorders/ aphasia, TBI, cognitive disorders, AAC, voice, fluency, dysphagia, or medically related fields, are especially desirable
Special Conditions for Eligibility: Please be aware that employment at Bridgewater State University is contingent upon completion of a successful background check.
Posting Number: F00298P Open Date: 09/11/2019 Close Date: 11/1/2019 Open Until Filled: No
Special Instructions to Applicants: Please note the following information is required to complete your application for this position:
*a minimum of three (3) professional reference entries.
Bridgewater State University (BSU) is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer which actively seeks to increase the diversity of its workforce. We are dedicated to providing educational, working and living environments that value the diverse backgrounds of all people.