The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, College of Allied Health Sciences, at the University of Cincinnati invites applications for the position of Department Head. The UC CSD department has a large and diverse graduate program including distance learning and campus MA-SLP programs, an AuD program, and a PhD program. We also have a well-developed, high enrollment undergraduate program. In addition, our department has an on-site speech and hearing clinic that provides student training and clinical services. The department is CAA-accredited and is ranked 39th by US News and World Report for Speech Language Pathology, and for 26th Audiology. For more information about the College and Department, visit our website at http://www.cahs.uc.edu/csd/academic-programs/ma-in-communication-sciences-and-disorders
Candidates must hold a doctoral degree (PhD preferred) and be eligible for appointment as a tenured, full professor. Candidates with expertise in any clinical or basic science area of communication disorders will be considered. Possession of CCC-A or CCC-SLP certification and Ohio licensure (or eligibility for the same) is required. We seek candidates who have a strong record of research and external financial support, teaching, experience with operating a clinical/training facility, and proven visionary leadership. Administrative and leadership experience should include sound fiscal management, strong interest and proficiency in faculty development and mentoring, demonstrated experience in curriculum development and implementation, and proficiency with educational technology. Candidates should possess the ability to effectively express and implement the shared vision of the Department, College, and University. They should demonstrate the ability to establish collaborative working relationships with administrators, faculty, staff, students, and alumni, as well as with individuals from our local and regional communities.
Review of applicants will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Questions about the position may be directed to Dr. Lisa N. Kelchner, Interim Department Head (firstname.lastname@example.org). Questions regarding the process may be directed to the chair of the search committee, Dr. Bonnie Brehm(email@example.com).
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