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Mon Jan 31 2011

Jobs: Speech-Language Pathology: Chair, University of Toronto

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        1.     Anastasia Meletopoulos , Speech-Language Pathology: Chair, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Message 1: Speech-Language Pathology: Chair, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Date: 31-Jan-2011
From: Anastasia Meletopoulos <anastasia.meletopoulosutoronto.ca>
Subject: Speech-Language Pathology: Chair, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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University or Organization: University of Toronto
Department: Faculty of Medicine
Job Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Web Address: http://www.facmed.utoronto.ca
Job Rank: Chair of Department

Specialty Areas: Speech-Language Pathology


Description:

Applications are invited for the position of Chair, Department of
Speech-Language Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto,
Toronto, Ontario.

The University of Toronto academic health science complex is among the
largest in North America. The Faculty of Medicine
(http://www.facmed.utoronto.ca) and its ten fully affiliated hospitals
generate in excess of $700 million dollars per annum in competitive
external research funds. The University has offered specialized preparation
for professional practice in speech-language pathology since 1958. The
Department of Speech-Language Pathology, within the Rehabilitation Sciences
Sector of the Faculty of Medicine, currently offers a professional graduate
degree program (Master of Health Science) with an enrollment of 90 students
and two research degree programs (Master of Science and Doctor of
Philosophy). The Rehabilitation Sciences Sector consists of four
departments: Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy; Physical
Therapy; Graduate Department of Rehabilitation Science; and Speech-Language
Pathology. The Department has an ambitious teaching, research, and outreach
agenda, with extensive clinical and research collaborations with the
University-affiliated hospitals, as well as with numerous educational and
community institutions. The Department is located on the St. George campus,
and has excellent teaching and research facilities. Detailed information
about the Department can be found at http://www.slp.utoronto.ca.

The successful candidate will be an Associate or Full Professor, and will
possess outstanding leadership skills and expertise in academic
administration. S/he must have a strong international research profile
relevant to speech-language pathology, as well as comprehensive knowledge
of the profession. S/he must demonstrate an established record of
scholarship and collaboration, locally, nationally, and internationally; a
record of excellent management and communication skills; the ability to
foster an environment of collaboration among stakeholders in the cognate
Departments in the Rehabilitation Sciences Sector, Faculties,
University-affiliated hospitals and research institutes, community
partners, and other educational settings. The Chair will provide mentorship
to both faculty members and students, and lead the Department in new
strategic directions.

Applications, consisting of a letter of interest and CV, may be submitted
online (visit http://www.jobs.utoronto.ca/faculty Job # 1100091) or by
sending to the address, fax number, or email address below.

The closing date for this position is Tuesday March 1, 2011, or until filled.

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its
community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group
members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of
sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the further
diversification of ideas. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply;
however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Application Deadline: Open until filled.
Mailing Address for Applications:
Prof. Catharine Whiteside, Dean
c/o Anastasia Meletopoulos, Academic Affairs Specialist
Office of the Dean, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
Medical Sciences Building, Room 2109, 1 King's College Circle
Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A8
Canada
Email Address for Applications: anastasia.meletopoulosutoronto.ca
Web Address for Applications: http://www.jobs.utoronto.ca/faculty
Contact Information:
Anastasia Meletopoulos
Email: anastasia.meletopoulosutoronto.ca
Phone: 4169460937
Fax: 4169781774
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