California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) seeks Tenure Track faculty for an academic year appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor who has expertise and qualifications in child language and/or literacy development/disorders. The successful applicant may teach in both the MS, BS, and Preparation programs through face to face and online modalities. This individual will also be expected to mentor students, serve on culminating experience committees as chair and/or member; develop and maintain a research program; serve on department, college and university?level committees, and supervise graduate students in clinical placements. As part of a growing department within the College of Education, Health and Human Services, the successful candidate will serve an important role in the ongoing success of the MS and development and advancement of the BS and preparation programs, and will enhance the education of students through experiential learning and simulations.
Earned doctorate in a field appropriate to Speech Language Pathology. ABD candidates will be considered, but must have completed the doctorate at the time of appointment (August 2018). Candidate must have California SLP State License and ASHA CCC (or eligibility to obtain both). The successful candidate has experience in teaching adults in face to face and online instruction at the MS and/or BS level, and must demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively and work cooperatively with colleagues on an ethnically and culturally diverse campus. The successful candidate will have the ability to develop and sustain a rigorous path towards retention, tenure and promotion as described in CSUSM policy.
Expertise in multicultural populations or bilingual language development is desired. Preference will be given to bilingual candidates who may be able to support supervision of graduate students with bilingual/bicultural populations. CSUSM places great value upon the development of educational and research partnerships within the community and candidates with a history of interprofessional collaboration and/or community?based collaboration are desirable. Philosophical alignment with the Department of Speech Language Pathology Mission is desirable. Preference will be given to applicants with demonstrated intercultural competence with diverse groups in teaching, research and/or service.
Applications must include:
Cover letter that addresses the above minimum and desired/preferred qualifications
A review of applications will commence on February 1, 2018. However, the position will remain open until filled.
The University is particularly interested in applicants who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for under-represented groups.
This position is subject to employment verification, education verification, reference checks and criminal record checks. A background check (including the criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.
CSUSM has been designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and an Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institution (AANAPISI) and was recently named one of the top 32 Colleges most friendly to junior faculty by the Collaborative on Academic Careers in Higher Education. Visit Faculty Opportunities for more information.
California State University San Marcos is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer that is strongly committed to promoting diversity in all areas of the campus community. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to age, physical or mental disability, gender or sex, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, medical condition, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion or religious creed, sexual orientation, and veteran or military status.
California State University San Marcos combines the ambiance of a mid-sized, personal, modern campus with the unequaled value of the California State University. Since its founding in 1989, the campus has distinguished itself. Students benefit from the latest facilities and equipment, a superb faculty that enjoys teaching, and a rigorous academic program that prepares students for a successful lif...e in and out of the workplace. A recent survey reported that our annual spending in the region was $161 million, generating a total impact of $307 million on the regional economy. Eighty-five percent of CSUSM's alumni stay in the region. CSU San Marcos is located on a 304-acre hillside overlooking the city of San Marcos. It is 15 miles east of the ocean; just 30 miles north of downtown San Diego.