The College of Communication Arts and Sciences at Michigan State University is seeking outstanding candidates for the position of Chair of the Department of Communicative Sciences and Disorders. MSU is looking to fill this position with an energetic individual who is excited at the opportunity to shape an innovative CSD program that seeks to become a leader for the field.
Qualifications of preferred candidates include distinguished scholarship, prior administrative experience, success with external funding and multidisciplinary collaboration, and a vision for the future of a department that is undergoing significant growth. A Ph.D. in Communicative Sciences and Disorders or a related discipline is required. Salary is competitive, and based on experience and academic credentials. Preferred starting date for the position is August 1, 2011.
Letters of application or nominations should be sent to Brad Rakerd, Professor and Search Committee Chair, Department of Communicative Sciences and Disorders, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824-1212, USA; telephone 517-432-8195; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Candidates should submit a statement highlighting their experience and qualifications, a curriculum vita, and names of three references. The search committee will begin its evaluation of applicants early in 2011 and will continue until an exceptional candidate is selected.
MSU is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. MSU is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The university actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans and persons with disabilities.