Clinical Assistant Professor - Communication Sciences & Disorders
Nazareth College, an independent, comprehensive institution with 2300 undergraduate and 700 graduate students, prepares its graduates to serve local and global communities through a wide range of liberal arts and professional programs. Nazareth seeks to hire faculty and staff with a demonstrated commitment to teaching excellence, student success, and civic engagement, and an understanding of the educational benefits and importance of diversity, equity and inclusion as articulated in our Diversity Statement. The college is located minutes from downtown Rochester, New York, a city noted for its rich arts and cultural community and its international businesses and industry. Applications from candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
The Communication Sciences and Disorders Department (CSD) invites applications for a 10 ½ -month full-time Clinical Assistant Professor to begin in the Fall of 2021. The Clinical Assistant Professor’s primary responsibility will be to plan, coordinate and supervise the general activities that pertain to the functioning of the Nazareth College Neurogenic Communication and Cognition Clinic (NC3). In addition, the Clinical Assistant Professor has a teaching responsibility of one academic course per semester (Fall/Spring) and provides clinical education/supervision in the summer as needed. The Clinical Assistant Professor assumes other departmental duties such as departmental committee work and attendance at department meetings, as assigned by the Department chairperson. The CSD Department strongly supports the College’s commitment to diversity and inclusion. Prior experience and demonstrated success with diverse communities, clients, and students will be valued highly.
Required Education: Masters Degree in Speech-Language Pathology/Communication Disorders
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Certificate of Clinical Competence-Speech-Language Pathology (CCC-SLP)
- New York State License – Speech-Language Pathologist
- Five years of clinical experience in adult neurogenic communication disorders
- Three years of clinical supervision and education experience
- Experience working as part of an Interprofessional team
- Leadership Experience