Overview

The Old Dominion University Department of Communication Disorders and Special Education invites applications for an Assistant Professor in Communication Sciences and Disorders (10-month tenure track, summer teaching available) to start in Fall 2018. Candidates with expertise in early intervention, child language disorders, hearing loss, or autism are encouraged to apply.

Required Qualifications: Earned doctorate in Communication Sciences and Disorders or a related discipline (ABD considered if degree completed by start of employment).

Preferred Qualifications: Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. A successful candidate must have potential for or demonstrated record of scholarly research and publication, grant proposal writing, university-level teaching, and involvement in professional service activities. Strong verbal, written, and technology skills are a must. Candidates who have experience with and/or a commitment to working in multicultural settings are preferred.

The department is housed in the Darden College of Education, whose mission is to prepare distinguished professionals who become leaders in their fields. The College has active research and service partnerships with regional, national and international businesses, hospitals, agencies, schools and military bases.

Old Dominion University (ODU) is a dynamic metropolitan, residential, research extensive public institution with a student enrollment of 24,000+, including approximately 6,000 graduate students, and a full time equivalent faculty of over 850 of which 40% are female. The University’s primary campus is located in Norfolk, VA, in historic southeastern Virginia, a major recreation area with a population of 1.7 million. The University offers joint programs with Eastern Virginia Medical School and is home to several nationally recognized Research Institutes and Centers of Excellence.

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

To Apply: Interested applicants should submit a letter of application highlighting your qualifications for the position, a current vita, unofficial graduate transcripts and contact information for three professional references to: https://jobs.odu.edu/ by clicking on the Faculty and Administrative Opportunities. For questions and inquiries, please contact Dr. Corrin Richels, Search Committee Chair at crichels@odu.edu. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.

Old Dominion University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.