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Speech Pathology

Employer
Western Illinois University
Location
Illinois, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted Date
Jan 28, 2022

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Communications, Speech & Rhetoric
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time
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Speech Pathology & Audiology Asst. Professor, Tenure Track

Category: Faculty       
Department: Other/Unknown
Locations: Macomb, IL
Posted: Jan 27, 2022
Closes: Open Until Filled
Type: FT - Continuous


About Western Illinois University:

Western Illinois University, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, serves nearly 7,500 students at its traditional, residential four-year campus in Macomb, IL and its metropolitan branch campus in Moline, IL. Compliance to state and federal hiring standards is coordinated through WIU's Office of Equal Opportunity & Access.

Western Illinois University is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity employer with a strong commitment to diversity. In that spirit, we are particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of people, including, but not limited to, minorities, veterans, women and individuals with disabilities. WIU has a non-discrimination policy that includes discrimination based on an individual's membership in the following classes: sex, race, color, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, marital status, national origin, disability, genetic information, veteran status, and any other classes protected by state or federal law.


Job Description:

APPOINTMENT: Assistant Professor, Tenure Track starting August 2022. Position is a 9-month appointment during the academic year, August - May.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, conducting research and scholarship in the applicant's area of expertise, engaging students in research, participating in service at the departmental, college, and university levels. As a clinical program it is also required that applicants supervise students in the speech-language and/or hearing clinic, or at an arranged off-campus location.

RANK & SALARY: Assistant Professor, tenure-track. Salary competitive. Western Illinois University offers a competitive benefits package including domestic partner benefits. For full benefit information visit: http://www.wiu.edu/vpas/human_resources/benefits/.


Requirements:

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: An earned Ph.D. in Speech and Hearing Sciences or a closely related field and the potential for teaching and research excellence are required. The Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech Language Pathology (CCC-SLP) and eligibility for Illinois state licensure are also required.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Experience supervising students at the graduate level conducting speech-language services.

For a degree to be considered, it must be conferred from a regionally accredited degree-granting institution of higher education (or equivalent from an international accrediting body). Unless otherwise stated, the degree must be "in hand" at the time of application.


Additional Information:

THE DEPARTMENT: The Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology (SPA) at Western Illinois University offers a B.S. degree in Speech Pathology and Audiology and M.S. degree in Speech Pathology. The graduate program in speech-language pathology is CAA accredited. The department operates an on-campus Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic and is located on the 2nd floor of Memorial Hall including classrooms, treatment and diagnostic rooms, sensory room, audiology clinic, faculty labs and offices, and student computer lab and work rooms. Classrooms have recently been updated with interactive 90" monitors, ELMOs and Zoom technology.

THE UNIVERSITY: Since 1902, Western Illinois University has provided outstanding educational opportunities to individuals in west central Illinois and well beyond our region and state. WIU's traditional residential campus in Macomb, Illinois, is the educational, cultural and athletic center of the region, while the WIU-Quad Cities non-residential branch campus in Moline, Illinois, is the only public university in the immediate Quad Cities region.

More than 66 undergraduate degree programs, nearly 40 graduate programs and two doctoral programs prepare students for a successful career after graduation. Outside the classroom at Western, concerts, lectures, presentations, films, dance performances and more are performed each year, along with numerous major theatrical and dance productions and studio shows, as well as a variety of service-oriented projects and activities, all in a diverse and inclusive campus environment. The Multicultural Center is home to four cultural and resource centers: The Gwendolyn Brooks, Casa Latina, the Women's Center, and the LGBT*QA Resource Center. These cultural and resource centers promote WIU's goal of enhancing diversity, equity, and inclusion through educational programming and advocacy.

The University's athletics program, based on the Macomb campus, sponsors 19 NCAA Division I intercollegiate men's and women's varsity sports. Football competes in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision through the Missouri Valley Football Conference; all other varsity sports compete at the Division I level through The Summit League.

WIU-Macomb, IL (Student Population: 6,432): A traditional, residential four-year campus offering a comprehensive slate of undergraduate and graduate programs, including a doctorate in education, WIU-Macomb is located in the heart of west central Illinois in Macomb (population 20,000). Amtrak provides twice-daily service from Macomb to Chicago (and point in-between). Macomb is located approximately 75 miles from the Quad Cities International Airport (Moline, IL) and 70 miles from the Greater Peoria Regional Airport (Peoria, IL).

WIU-Quad Cities (Student Population: 1,192): The only public university in the Quad Cities area, WIU-QC offers select undergraduate and graduate programs, including a doctorate in education and a doctorate in environmental studies, at its metropolitan, non-residential campus in Moline, IL.


Application Instructions:

APPLICATION: Complete applications include:

1) a letter of application

2) current curriculum vita or resume

3) the names, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of three current professional references

4) copies of unofficial academic transcripts, official copies will be requested of selected candidate

5) photocopies of clinical credentials and licenses required (i.e., ASHA CCC-SLP or AUD and current state license)

6) ) research statement

7) teaching Statement

8) a separate statement regarding your commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion

Please upload the requested documents by clicking APPLY NOW or by navigating to the WIU Employment page at the following URL http://www.wiu.edu/employment/

**Note** In order to upload Individual documents must be under 2 MB in size.

Screening will begin on February 27, 2022.

Western Illinois University endeavors to provide a safe environment for its employees and students and requires candidates to submit to a background investigation upon offer of employment. Employment is contingent upon compliance with University policies and procedures relating to the receipt and evaluation of information contained in the background investigation.

Questions regarding the search may be directed to: Angi Martin-Prudent, search chair at AL-Martin6@wiu.edu.

For assistance with the online application system contact the Office of Human Resources at (309)298-1971 or via email at hr-recruitment@wiu.edu.

URL: www.wiu.edu/cofac/spa



To apply, visit https://wiu.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=142100&CNTRNO=0&TSTMP=0

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