Part-Time Clinical Instructor

Massachusetts, United States
Salary Not specified
Mar 08, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Part Time

Part-Time Clinical Instructor
Target Hire Date
05/03/2021 - 1 month to go
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This 11-month position is for 24 hours per week and includes part-time benefits. We are especially interested in candidates who can work with students and faculty to support and enhance diversity, equity, and inclusion as related to teaching, learning, and clinical supervision.

The purpose of this position is to provide supervision, feedback, and instruction to graduate students in the Communication Sciences and Disorders department.

The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders (internally abbreviated to CSD) is soliciting applications from candidates who can contribute to excellence in diversity. We are seeking an experienced Speech Language Pathologist to supervise graduate student clinicians in the Robbins Speech Language and Hearing Center in a variety of clinical programs, including the Thayer Lindsley Family-Centered Program, to participate in the comprehensive exam process, and to participate in departmental meetings and events.

Details on this position's responsibilities:

Clinical supervision includes observing graduate students during group and individual sessions, meeting with student clinicians to provide feedback and instruction regarding clinical practice, reviewing and editing student-generated clinical documentation and assignments, coordinating and overseeing client care, and evaluating student performance.

  • a master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology
  • eligibility for Massachusetts licensure
  • current certification of clinical competence from ASHA
  • excellent oral and written communication skills

Preferred qualifications:
  • 5 years or more of clinical experience with at least 2 years of supervisory experience
  • Experience with a range of pediatric communication disorders and severity levels
  • Expertise working with families who have young children who are deaf/hard of hearing

The Communication Sciences and Disorders program at Emerson, one of the oldest and most respected in the country, is highly ranked among the most competitive graduate programs in communication disorders in the US. The department offers state-of-the-art, accessible, on-campus clinical facilities and a wide array of off-campus clinical sites, integrating our students, faculty, and program with our neighborhood and regional communities.

The Robbins Speech, Language and Hearing Center is family-centered and community-based; services are provided to approximately 100 clients each week, ranging in age from infants to the elderly, representing a variety of communication disorders and differences and from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. All graduate students begin their clinical experience in the Robbins Center.

To apply, please submit a cover letter that includes a brief statement of clinical philosophy, curriculum vita, and names of three individuals to be contacted as references. Application and all materials must be submitted through our applicant tracking system.

Grade of Position: A16E

Scheduled Weekly Hours: 24.00

Hiring Range: $37,368.50 - $39,165.35

11 month position paid over 11 months

This position will be exclusively represented by the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), Local 888 for purposes of wages, hours and other terms and conditions of employment.
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Emerson College is the nation’s only four-year institution dedicated exclusively to majors in communication and the arts in a liberal arts context. Its main campus is located in the center of the dynamic multicultural city of Boston, in close proximity to major publishing houses, arts institutions, and research centers. The college also has campuses in Los Angeles and the Netherlands. Emerson College enrolls over 4,300 graduate and undergraduate students from more than 70 countries and all 50 states.

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Emerson College believes diversity enriches the educational experience by providing students with the opportunity to learn from individuals who may have different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. Engagement with diversity in the curriculum, in our co-curricular offerings, and all other aspects of the College enhances the personal and intellectual growth of all members of our campus community. Emerson is committed to strengthening communities, including our workplace, by fostering the development of the intercultural competencies necessary for meaningful citizenship in an increasingly complex, pluralistic society. Emerson College does not discriminate on the basis of sex/gender in its educational programs or activities. Emerson has designated the Associate Vice President, Title IX, and Clery Coordinator to respond to inquiries regarding the College Sexual Misconduct Policy. The Title IX Coordinator may be reached at 8 Park Plaza, Transportation Bldg, Room 230 Boston, MA 02116; Telephone: 617-824-8999; email:

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