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Job Announcement: Boston University

Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences: Associate Professor/Full Professor, Boston University, Massachusetts, USA


Employer: Boston University
Speech, Language & Hearing Sciences
http://www.bu.edu/sargent
Job Location: Massachusetts, USA
Rank: Associate/Full Professor
Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences
LL Issue: 23.4131
Date Submitted: 03-Oct-2012
Job Description: Tenured Senior Faculty Position in Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences

The Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences at Boston
University College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College
invites applications for the position of Senior Faculty at the level of
Associate/Full Professor beginning Fall 2013.

Candidates should have demonstrated a strong research background and a
successful record of obtaining external support for research and
training/mentoring activities. Areas of research expertise are open, but we
encourage candidates with a clear interest in collaborative
interdisciplinary research. Qualifications include: (a) earned doctorate
with a specialty in one of the communication sciences or disorders areas,
(b) experience in teaching, research, and mentoring, and (c) clinical
certification is preferred, but not required. The Department has a rotating
Chair model with a limited appointment as Chair and all senior faculty will
be eligible to serve in this administrative role as appropriate to their
overall career development. This is a full-time, tenured position, with a
9-month appointment; academic year requirements include teaching at the
undergraduate and/or graduate level, research and service.

The Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences is housed at Boston
University College of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College
and offers undergraduate, masters, and doctoral programs. The College’s
three ranked graduate professional programs (physical therapy, occupational
therapy, and speech-language pathology) all place in the top 8% nationally,
and Sargent is among the nation’s leaders in funded research. The
environment is highly collaborative with faculty who have intersecting
research interests that span speech and hearing, psychology, linguistics,
swallowing, and neuroscience. There is an on-site speech pathology and
audiology clinic, and affiliated clinics are located at the Boston
University Medical Campus. In addition, the Boston area is home to many
highly regarded medical and educational institutions and offers numerous
opportunities for collaborative and interdisciplinary activities.

For more information about Sargent College and our programs, visit our
website at http://www.bu.edu/sargent.

Applications should include a letter of interest explaining background and
qualifications, curriculum vitae, and three current letters of
recommendation. For more information about the department and Boston
University, please contact Joseph Perkell, Chair of the search committee at
the contact email address or phone number below. Review of applications
will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Applications may be held in confidence at the applicant’s request
until/unless an invitation for an interview is extended. Application
packets should be directed to the application mailing address below.

Boston University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer.
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Application Address: Joseph  Perkell
Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences Search Committee Chair
Boston University
635 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston   MA  02215
USA 
Contact Information: Joseph  Perkell
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Phone: 617-353-3252