Major Duties: Western Michigan University invites applications and nominations for an Assistant/Associate Professor in the Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences. This is a tenure-track, academic year position with an expected start date of August 15, 2017. Rank will be determined by the selected finalist's credentials.- Teach graduate and undergraduate courses.- Sustained productivity and growth in research and grant writing.- Contribute to clinical education aspects of the program.- Service to the Department, the University, the profession, and the community.- Contribute to an interdisciplinary environment of research, instruction, and community collaborations.
Minimum Qualifications: - Earned research doctoral degree (by the start date) awarded by an institution that is accredited by a regional accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education (USDE) in speech-language pathology, communication sciences and disorders, or a closely related field. - Demonstrate a potential for continued scholarly productivity and securing grant funding in speech-language pathology/communication sciences and disorders area.
One of the top-100 public universities in the United States, Western Michigan University is committed to being learner centered, discovery driven and globally engaged. Founded in 1903, what was once Western Michigan College became Michigan's fourth public university in 1957. Since then, WMU has undergone dramatic growth in size and stature. Today, the University offers more than 240 academic progr...ams to students pursuing degrees through the doctoral level. More than 20 percent of its 25,000 students are enrolled in graduate course work, studying in disciplines ranging from atomic physics and graph theory to medieval literature and blind rehabilitation. Of 101 graduate offerings available, 30 lead to a doctoral degree.