Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Tenure-track or tenured professor Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders Emerson College, Boston, Massachusetts

The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at Emerson College
seeks to hire a tenure-track or tenured faculty member with primary expertise in the area of Speech-Language Pathology or a related field. Required qualifications are 1) a completed doctorate in Speech and Hearing Science, Communication Disorders, or a related discipline, 2) a record of excellence in teaching, and 3) an established record of research in Communication Sciences and Disorders. The successful applicant will be expected to publish research in her/his area of expertise, teach undergraduate and/or graduate courses, advise students, and participate in related academic service and scholarly activities. Appointment begins September 1, 2010.

Review of applications will begin January 11, 2010 and continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a letter of application (including a description ofresearch focus and teaching experience), a curriculum vita, and three letters of support to: CD Search Committee, Communication Sciences and Disorders, 120 Boylston Ave, Boston, MA 02116. Inquiries should be directed to Daniel Kempler, Department Chair,, 617-824-8302.

Emerson College values campus multiculturalism as demonstrated by the
diversity of its faculty, staff, student body, and constantly evolving curriculum. The successful candidate must have the ability to work effectively with faculty, students, and staff from diverse backgrounds. Members of historically underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. Emerson College is an Equal Opportunity Employer that encourages diversity in its workplace.

Emerson College is the nation’s only four-year institution dedicated exclusively to majors in communication and the arts. The program in Communication Sciences & Disorders is one of the oldest and most respected in the country, and is highly ranked among the most competitive graduate programs in communication disorders in the US. The department offers state-of-the-art, handicap accessible, on-campus clinical facilities easily reached by public transportation. Emerson College is located in the center of Boston, surrounded by major healthcare and research centers, which provide a wide range of clinical and research opportunities for faculty and students. The College enrolls approximately 3,000 full-time undergraduates and nearly 1,000 full and part-time graduate students in its School of the Arts and School of Communication.

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