The Audiology Division in the Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders at Central Michigan University is seeking a full-time, academic year tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor, beginning August 2019 or an alternative negotiated start date. Consideration for Associate Professor rank will require evidence demonstrating teaching effectiveness, scholarly and creative activity based on published work, and service which is appropriate and consistent within the university and profession. The Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders offers undergraduate and graduate degrees and is located in The Herbert H. and Grace A. Dow College of Health Professions. Starting salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Attractive benefits package and research support is available. Summer work opportunities exist.
Required: Earned doctorate (Ph.D., Sc. D., Ed.D. or equivalent) although ABD considered if it is clear the degree will be completed by the start of appointment. Must have or be eligible for CCC-A and Michigan audiology license. Expertise in one or more of the following areas: amplification, diagnostics, pediatric audiology, hearing conservation, cochlear implants or other related areas. Commitment to diversity and inclusion. Effective oral and written communication skills. Ability to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodations.
Preferred: Ph.D.; teaching experience at the university level; demonstrated experience in audiological practice and/or education; experience or demonstrated interest in securing extramural grants and contracts; demonstrated research agenda; proficiency in use of technology; and evidence of involvement with professional associations and organizations.
Maintain a standard of excellence in teaching, research and scholarship, and service as outlined by the CMU Faculty Agreement and the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders Bylaws.
Teaching. Teach undergraduate and graduate classes; supervise Au.D. students in clinical practicum.
Research. Conduct research and scholarly endeavors leading to publications and external grants; direct student research.
Service. Involvement in campus and community service; advise graduate students.
Founded 125 years ago, Central Michigan University is a national university with 26,000 students and 225,000 alumni.
CMU offers 200+ undergraduate to doctoral-level programs on campus, online and at satellite locations. Our students benefit from academic excellence, faculty who teach and involve them in research and scholarly activities, a strong sense of community, and hands-on opportunities such as research, volunteering, study abroad, internships and leadership experiences.
Employees have a nationally recognized wellness program and health care and benefits that exceed national norms. Our quaint, tight-knit community offers a robust mix of outdoor opportunities, family attractions, restaurants, brew pubs and cultural activities including concerts, plays and renowned speakers. We are an hour or two from the state’s largest cities, sunset beaches, and golf and ski resorts.
The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders has a faculty and staff of 28, and an enrollment of approximately 100 graduate and 180 undergraduate students. The department’s academic and clinical programs are accredited in both speech-language pathology and audiology by the Council on Academic Accreditation (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Over 5,000 clients are seen annually at the Audiology clinic of the Carls Center, including 60+ participants in the Summer Specialty Clinics program.
The Herbert H. and Grace A. Dow College of Health Professions consists of four academic units (Physical Education and Sport, Communication Sciences and Disorders, the School of Health Sciences and the School of Rehabilitation and Medical Science). It offers undergraduate and/or graduate degree programs in audiology, communication disorders, community health education, health services administration, school health education, physical therapy, physician assistant, exercise science, substance abuse prevention, health promotion, speech-language pathology, physical education, athletic training, athletic coaching and sport management, delivered by 100+ faculty/staff. CMU’s website is http://www.cmich.edu. The Herbert H. and Grace A. Dow College of Health Professions website: https://www.cmich.edu/colleges/chp/Pages/default.aspx
Applications must be submitted on-line at: www.jobs.cmich.edu. Electronically attach a letter of application, curriculum vita, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research interests, a copy of academic transcripts and a list of three professional references, including telephone numbers and e-mail addresses. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Starting date of the position will be August 2019 or an alternative negotiated start date. Inquiries may be sent to Dr. M. Dawn Nelson at firstname.lastname@example.org