Overview

POSITION DESCRIPTION:
Twelve-month instructor appointment which is renewable annually; clinical teaching and academic responsibilities include mentoring undergraduate and graduate students; service to university, community, state, and profession are included.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
The instructor is required to hold a Master’s degree in speech-language pathology, hold the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Certificate of Clinical Competence and hold or be eligible for Kansas licensure through Health Occupations Credentialing in the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Clinical experience in working with clients who have aphasia, dysphagia, and/or voice disorders. Preference given to those with experiences across the lifespan and with clinical supervision. The individual must have effective oral and written communication skills and be prepared to work as a team member within the program and in the community. Committed to achieving the highest personal and professional standards.

RANK: Instructor

APPOINTMENT DATE: Negotiable

Position remains open until filled.

BENEFITS: Competitive benefit package http://www.fhsu.edu/humanresourceoffice/Prospective-Employees/

RESPONSIBILITIES: The successful candidate will supervise and mentor graduate students while providing services to adults with neurogenic communication disorders. Candidate will evaluate and treat disorders of swallowing and voice, with opportunities to provide mobile FEES evaluations in Hays and surrounding communities. Evidence-based practices will be modeled during academic and clinical teaching. Potential for continuing education and specialized training in areas related to clinical responsibilities.

APPLICATION PROCESS: To apply for this position, please visit https://fhsu.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/CAREERS. Only electronic applications submitted through the webpage will be accepted.

REQUIRED APPLICATION DOCUMENTS: Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae/resume, and names and contact information for three professional references. Applicant documents should be submitted in one PDF.

If you have questions regarding the position, please contact:
Name: Jacque Jacobs
Email: jljacobs@fhsu.edu

ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT:
The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) offers a Bachelor of Science in CSD and a Master of Science in speech-language pathology (SLP). Various clinical experiences and opportunities are afforded to our students through the Geneva Herndon Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic on campus. Our clinic is a cornerstone for western Kansas, serving clients across the lifespan with communication and swallowing disorders. For more information about the department, please visit http://www.fhsu.edu/CSD/.

ABOUT THE COLLEGE:
For more information about the college, please visit http://www.fhsu.edu/chls/.