LINGUIST List 29.4090
Fri Oct 19 2018
Clinical Linguistics; Cognitive Science; Language Acquisition; Neurolinguistics; Psycholinguistics:
Chair of Department, University of South Florida
Editor for this issue: Becca Morris <beccalinguistlist.org>
Catherine Rogers <crogers2
Clinical Linguistics; Cognitive
Science; Language Acquisition; Neurolinguistics; Psycholinguistics: Chair of Department, University of
South Florida, Tampa, USA E-mail this message to a friend
University or Organization:
University of South Florida
Department: Communication Sciences and Disorders
Web Address: https://www.usf.edu/cbcs/csd/
Job Title: Professor and Chair
Job Rank: Chair of Department
Clinical Linguistics; Cognitive Science; Language Acquisition; Neurolinguistics; Psycholinguistics;
Psychoacoustics; Hearing Science; Medical Speech-Language Pathology
The University of South Florida invites applications for Professor and Chair of the Department of
Communication Sciences & Disorders (CSD) within the College of Behavioral and Community Sciences.
Candidates must have a Ph.D. in communication sciences and disorders or a related field and qualify
for appointment as a full professor. They should have an internationally recognized research program
that complements departmental strengths. A strong history of extramural funding is required for the
Preference will be given to candidates with evidence of successful academic
leadership, a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate education, and mentorship of students and
The successful candidate will lead our growing department to continued excellence and
national recognition. The candidate will be expected to provide exceptional vision, leadership, and
administrative direction to the Department, while fostering a culture of excellence in interdisciplinary
research, scholarship, teaching, and service to the community and the profession.
- Advocate for University, community, and extramural support for the Department
the strategic plans of the Department, College, and University, to promote the standing and reputation
of the Department nationally and internationally
- Pursue development opportunities, and work
collaboratively with other disciplines and programs within the College and the University
continued dedication to the Department’s faculty, student, and educational program diversity.
further details and to apply, please visit the USF online application system at the application link
provided below and search for Job ID 18714.
You must submit:
- A cover letter,
- Description of current research activities and future plans, and
of administrative activities and leadership philosophy.
CSD has a diverse portfolio of funded
research from NIH, NSF, Department of Defense, Department of Education, and Industry sponsors
complimented by a strong body of clinical, research, and academic faculty. The interdisciplinary faculty
are engaged in basic, applied, and translational research that include areas such as language, literacy,
and bilingualism, speech and voice perception and production, communication device development, device
and drug evaluation, neuroscience, neurogenics, and molecular biology. The department has partnerships
with biomedical engineering, the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, the USF Morsani
College of Medicine, the Byrd Alzheimer’s Institute, the Global Center for Hearing and Speech Research,
and the Rightpath Research and Innovation Center.
CSD has over 250 graduate students and 500
undergraduate students in four degree programs: Bachelor’s with three possible concentrations, Master’s
in Speech-Language Pathology, Doctor of Audiology, and Doctor of Philosophy. The Department trains
future professionals and serves the Tampa Bay community through the USF Hearing Clinic, USF
Speech-Language Clinic, Bolesta Center at USF (Listening and Spoken Language Center), and Hands On USF
(sign language interpreting service).
According to Florida Law, applications and search
committee meetings are open to the public. For ADA accommodations, please contact Laura Hemphill at
usf.edu at least five working days prior to need. USF is an Equal
Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer.
Application Deadline: 10-Dec-2018
Address for Applications: https://www.usf.edu/work-at-usf/careers/
Associate Professor Catherine Rogers
Page Updated: 20-Oct-2018