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Assistant Professor (Tenure Track Faculty)

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Position Details

Position Information

Position Type Faculty, Tenure Track
Classification Title Assistant Professor
Position's Functional Title Assistant Professor (Tenure Track Faculty)
Position Start Date 08/01/2018
Position End Date (if temporary)
Position Summary

Governors State University seeks applications for a full-time (9 month), tenure-track assistant professor position in the Department of Communication Disorders, College of Health and Human Services. The position is available August 2018 or until filled. The department consists of eight full-time faculty and three part-time faculty. The program serves both part-time and full-time students. The graduate program in speech-language pathology is CAA-accredited. All clinical experiences are community based and include culturally and linguistically diverse clients. Our desired candidates will have the ability to teach undergraduate/graduate courses, conduct research in areas of interest, supervise students in clinical activities, serve on department, college, and university committees, and advise graduate students.

Minimum Qualifications

Doctorate in Speech-Language Pathology or a related discipline is required; ABDs will be considered

Certificate of Clinical Competence; CF will be considered

Eligibility for Illinois licensure

Preferred Qualifications

Ability to teach in one or more of the following areas: Neuroanatomy, Adult Language and Cognitive Disorders, Dysphagia, Voice and Resonance Disorders, and/or Motor Speech Disorders

Two or more years of clinical experience

Posting Date 09/01/2017
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Please provide a list of three professional references with current contact information.

Posting Number FA0113P
Type of Search External
Quicklink for Posting http://employment.govst.edu/postings/2721
Employee ID
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Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Will you have a Ph.D. in hand by the date of appointment or an advanced ABD by the date of the appointment?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a Ph.D. (ABD considered) in Communication Disorders or a related field?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * What are your professional credentials?
    • Certificate of Clinical Competence (ASHA)
    • Illinois speech-language pathology license (IDFPR)
    • Illinois professional educator license in speech-language pathology (ISBE)
    • Speech-language pathology or audioilogy license from a state other than Illinois
    • None of the above

Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Transcripts
  3. Letter of Recommendation
  4. Curriculum Vitae
  5. Research Documents
  6. Certification/Professional License
  7. List of References
Optional Documents