Overview

The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders invites applications for two full-time tenure-track faculty position at the level of assistant to associate professor, to begin in August 2018. We seek applicants who wish to join a community of dedicated faculty and contribute to excellent academic and clinical teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, scholarship, student advising, student research supervision, and department, university, and community service.

The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at Saint Xavier University offers students unique academic and clinical opportunities through both on and off campus programs. The Ludden Speech and Language Clinic was founded in 1959 and currently serves over 150 clients across ages and clinical populations. Students also gain clinical experiences via partnerships with many educational and medical settings in the Chicago area and in our simulation lab. Faculty and students in the Ludden Clinic also serve the community by hosting support groups, book clubs, concussion education programs, transition programs, and birth to three groups.

QUALIFICATIONS
A doctoral degree in communication sciences and disorders or a closely related discipline is preferred, but ABD near completion will be considered. Candidate must possess CCC-SLP, eligibility for Illinois state licensure, record of scholarly activity or promise of research productivity, and experience in clinical service delivery. Expertise in child language and/or bilingualism is desirable, but other areas of specialization are encouraged to apply.

For full consideration, all application materials must be received by
February 1, 2018.

Review of applicants will begin February 1, 2018, and continue until the position is filled.

START DATE
August 13, 2018

DESCRIPTION OF HOURS
Full time

ITEMS TO INCLUDE WITH APPLICATION
Cover letter
Curriculum vitae
Three current professional letters of recommendation
Unofficial graduate transcripts
Statement of teaching philosophy

Dr. William Sennett, Chair
Communication Sciences and Disorders
Saint Xavier University
3700 West 103rd Street
Chicago, IL 60655
Phone: 773-298-3451
Fax: 773-298-3482