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Job Announcement: Temple University

Phonetics; Phonology; Psycholinguistics; Sociolinguistics: Assistant Professor/Instructor, Temple University, Pennsylvania, USA

Employer: Temple University
Communication Sciences & Disorders
Job Location: Pennsylvania, USA
Title: Non-tenure track positions
Rank: Assistant Professor
Linguistic Field(s): Phonetics
LL Issue: 24.1969
Date Submitted: 07-May-2013
Job Description: Temple University of the Commonwealth System of Higher Education is a comprehensive public research university with more than 35,000 students. It has a distinguished faculty in 17 schools and colleges, including schools of Law, Medicine, Pharmacy, Podiatry, and Dentistry, and a renowned Health Sciences Center. Temple is one of Pennsylvania’s three public research universities, along with the University of Pittsburgh and Penn State University. Temple University is the 28th-largest university in the United States, and it is the 6th-largest provider of professional education (law, dentistry, medicine, pharmacy, and podiatric medicine) in the country.

The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at Temple University is searching to fill non-tenure track positions at the instructor or assistant professor level. These appointments are for one academic year, August 19, 2013 to June 30, 2014 with the potential for renewal. The positions may include responsibilities in teaching, clinical supervision, and/or clinical practice. Specific responsibilities will be determined by the strengths of the successful candidates.

Applicants who may engage in teaching should have expertise in one or more of the following areas: phonological disorders, phonetics, psycholinguistics, sociolinguistics, ASL/Deaf Studies, research methods, speech science, and motor speech disorders.

Applicants who may engage in clinical activities should have expertise in one or more of the following areas: speech-sound language disorders, fluency disorders, or adult language disorders. Responsibilities include supervising students in the Temple University Speech-Language-Hearing Center and at satellite sites, serving as a liaison to students in external practica, and providing direct clinical services. Opportunities for an additional teaching stipend may be available during the summer sessions.

Master’s or doctoral degree in Linguistics, Speech-Language Pathology or related field, with prior teaching experience preferred. Clinical positions also require eligibility for a PA license in Speech-Language Pathology or Audiology and a Certificate of Clinical Competence, with previous supervisory experience in a university clinic preferred.

How to apply:
Please send a letter of interest and resume with names of 3 references by email to Dr. Carol Hammer, or by mail to the physical address listed below.

Review of applications begins May 8, 2012. Temple University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution. People of color, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Application Address: TJ  Cusack
Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
1701 N. 13th Street
119 Weiss Hall (265-62)
Philadelphia   PA  19122
Application Email: click here to access email
Contact Information: Dr. Carol  Hammer
click here to access email
Fax: (215) 204-5954  
This position has been filled.