Lecturer-Communication Disorders & Sciences (Child Language/Speech Sound)

SUNY Fredonia
New York, United States
Salary Not specified
Mar 26, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Department of Communication Disorders and Sciences is home to faculty and staff members dedicated to providing students with engaging required classes for future speech-language pathologists.  We offer a 62 credit two-year master's degree program in which the graduate students have the opportunity to enroll in four elective courses, and experience three clinic semesters and two 8-10 week clinic externships in the final spring semester. The B.S. in Communication Disorders and Sciences offers three clinically oriented courses, and opportunities to enroll as a minor in several specialty areas.  We are also home to the largest full-time graduate program on campus with up to 58 students and our undergraduate enrollment of up to 135 students. 

Our on-campus clinic and classes within the department allow students to experience community engagement, global initiatives, and the chance to work with local 'experts' on a professional level.  The Henry Youngerman Center for Communication Disorders, a full-service outpatient diagnostic and treatment center offering Speech and Audiology services, is consistently refurbished


Reporting to the Chair, the successful candidate will:

  • Teach specialty in Child Language, Speech Disorders, or related pedagogical content courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels;
  • Contribute to curriculum development and refinement;
  • Demonstrate ability to collaborate with Faculty and Clinical Staff,
  • Provide academic advisement to students;
  • Participate in committees and provide service to the department, college, university, and profession;
  • Be aware of, understand, and follow all university policies.


  • Masters in SLP from an accredited institution;
  • Expertise in child language, speech sound disorders, or  related pedagogical content courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels;
  • Effective interpersonal skills to work effectively, and in a collegial and professional manner, with diverse groups of students, faculty, and staff;
  • Demonstrated commitment to inclusive education;
  • Demonstrated commitment and ability to work with a diverse group of students, faculty, staff and constituents in support of campus and department mission;


  • ABD  or a Ph.D. in Speech-Language Pathology or related area from an accredited institution;
  • University teaching experience;
  • Experience with instructional technology;
  • Certificate of Clinical Certification in Speech-Language Pathology (CCC-SLP);
  • Experience with conducting research with students
  • Interest in, and commitment to, community engagement
  • Demonstrated commitment to the university, division, and profession.

This is a full-time, temporary 10 month, UUP represented position beginning in the fall 2021 semester.