Specialist Professor/ Externship Coordinator
Speech Language Pathology
The Department of Speech-Language Pathology seeks a dedicated
speech-language pathologist with a passion for teaching and student
clinical training to join an energetic, dynamic, and nurturing team
dedicated to ensuring students' competent, compassionate, and
creative clinical practice. Our growing program (M.S.Ed. in
Speech-Language Pathology degree program and the undergraduate
minor in Communication Sciences and Disorders) is hiring a
Specialist Professor to teach and manage our external clinical
education activities and initiatives.
The position includes a 10-month contract, with a 12-credit
teaching load per academic year (2/2 load) and the option to teach
additional summer courses when available. In addition, the position
requires management of all aspects of procurement, development, and
assessing external practicum placements for our M.S.Ed. in
Speech-Language Pathology Program, as well as documenting and
monitoring student progress toward meeting certification
requirements. Summer maintenance of externship coordinator duties
is required and compensated via a summer stipend. Academic/clinical
teaching will include largely classroom-based instruction with
opportunities to build in simulations and laboratory activities.
Clinical supervision may also be available. Graduate instruction is
in-person and onsite.
Successful candidates can adequately document expertise or
significant potential for quickly developing expertise in their
area(s) of teaching, excellent interpersonal communication skills,
and a commitment to collegiality and professionalism that will
significantly contribute to the mission, values, and vision of the
Speech-Language Pathology Department, the School of Education, and
the University. The position is open until filled. The
anticipated start date is Spring 2024.
Monmouth University's Department of Speech-Language Pathology aims
to provide state-of-the-art educational experiences for our
pre-service clinicians. Toward this end, faculty, staff, and
students within the department value diversity; pursue reflective
inquiry; apply problem-solving strategies; and work to promote
innovative, technologically appropriate, interdisciplinary
educational practice and collaboration within our respective
professional areas. Our graduates are expected to contribute to and
be leaders in their field through competent, compassionate, and
creative clinical practice.
The Master of Science in Education (M.S.Ed.) education program in
speech-language pathology (residential) at Monmouth University is
accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology
and Speech-Language Pathology of the American
Speech-Language-Hearing Association, 2200 Research Boulevard, #310,
Rockville, MD 20850, 800-498-2071 or 301-296-5700.
This is an in-person on campus, non-remote
For additional information about the department, please go to:
Required Degree, License or Certifications:
Required Skills or Software:
Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills,
Must be able to treat confidential and sensitive information
Required Years of Experience:
- Minimum of an earned Master’s Degree in Speech-Language
Pathology or Communication Sciences and Disorders. Professionals
with additional/alternate degrees in speech-language pathology
(SLP.D.) also meet this requirement.
- Current New Jersey license to practice speech-language
pathology or be eligible for the license
- Current Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language
Pathology (CCC-SLP) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing
- Computer literacy for basic word processing, spreadsheets,
instructional technology, and web-based applications to document
- At least five (5) years of clinical experience with the CCC-SLP
(Clinical Fellowship does not count toward the five-year
- Demonstrated record of clinical supervision of graduate
speech-language pathology students.
- Demonstrated record of or demonstrated potential for efficient
and effective placement of speech-language pathology graduate
students in external clinical placement sites.
- Demonstrated record of or demonstrated potential for developing
and maintaining placement relationships with external clinical
speech-language pathology practice sites locally and across the
State of New Jersey to meet our students’ clinical training
- Demonstrated or potential for demonstration of careful record
keeping in tracking student clinical hours and progress toward
meeting all CFCC standards for clinical certification and licensure
in speech-language pathology.
- Possession of interest in excellence in academic and clinical
- Demonstrated or potential for demonstration of commitment to
in-person, onsite academic/clinical instruction and collaboration
with department colleagues.
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- Existing relationships with speech-language pathology practice
sites across the State of New Jersey and Staten Island.
- Excellent potential to develop marketing skills to grow our
pool of ongoing clinical placement sites for graduate
speech-language pathology students.
- Interest in scholarly teaching as a form of evidence-based
Located along New Jersey’s northern coastline, Monmouth University
is a top-tier, private comprehensive institution that is home to
innovative academic programs, expert faculty, and nationally ranked
Division I athletics. The University enrolls approximately 5,400
students in 61 undergraduate and graduate degree programs,
including four doctoral programs.
Small classes geared toward individual attention and immersive
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A multitude of experiences is available just outside the campus
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Founded in 1933 as Monmouth Junior College, the institution became
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