Assistant/Associate Professor - Speech Language Pathology
Job no: 494574
Position type: FAC - Tenure Track Faculty
Location: Grand Rapids
Categories: College of Health Professions
Position Title: Speech-Language Pathology: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor
Summary: Grand Valley State University (GVSU) in Grand Rapids, Michigan is currently accepting applications for a full-time twelve-month tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders to support graduate and undergraduate SLP programs. Our programs give emphasis to interprofessional education, diversity/equity/inclusion/justice, and student-centered learning. This is an exciting opportunity for innovative and motivated individuals who appreciate an integrated academic and clinical program and have a desire to educate tomorrow’s professionals.
Required Qualifications and Education:
- Doctoral degree in speech-language pathology or related discipline (Ph.D.; ABD considered with degree completion prior to start date)
- Area of expertise that complements current faculty
- Evidence of effective teaching and willingness to integrate academics with clinical education
- ASHA certification with experience in direct clinical practice
- Excellent oral and written communication skills
Preferred Qualifications and Education:
- Preference for applicants with expertise in adult neurogenic communication disorders, aphasia, clinical education for the adult population
- Preference for applicants with demonstrated record and/or potential for active scholarship
Responsibilities – Essential Functions:
- Teaching in the speech-language pathology graduate and undergraduate academic programs
- Tenure-track faculty members participate in scholarly activity, advise/mentor students, and provide service to the university, community, and the profession.
Salary: Highly competitive and commensurate with experience
Department/Division: Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders/College of Health Professions
Campus: Health Campus
How to Apply: Apply online at jobs.gvsu.edu. Please include a cover letter and CV. The online application will allow you to attach these documents electronically. On the application, you will be required to provide names, phone numbers, and e-mail address for three professional references. References will not be contacted without notification to applicant and only for finalists. Applicants selected for interviews will be asked to submit official transcripts prior to the interview. If assistance is needed, call Human Resources at 616-331-2215. Information/questions regarding the position should be directed to the Search Committee Chair, Denise Ludwig, Ph.D., at firstname.lastname@example.org or (616) 331-5563.
Application Deadline: Consideration of applications will begin immediately and the posting may be closed at any time at the discretion of the University.
Grand Valley State University has a COVID-19 Vaccine policy that requires all faculty, staff and students to be vaccinated. New hires will be expected to adhere to the policy unless they are eligible for allowable exemptions or postponement. We will require proper documentation upon hire. Up-to-date information can be found on our Lakers Together website.
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To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Must have the physical stamina to work long hours and/or more than 5 days per week. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The information contained in this job description is for compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act as amended by the ADA Amendment Act (2008), Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and other applicable federal and state laws that prohibit discrimination on the basis of disability. GVSU will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request.
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