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Requisition # 72223

Position Basics

Type of PositionTENURE-TRACK
Advertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is Filled
Advertising Started on:Thursday, March 22nd, 2018
College:College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Department:Communication Sciences and Disorders



Position Details

Full/Part Time Status:Full Time
Position Description:

The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) at the University of Iowa seeks applications for an Assistant/Associate Professor with expertise in Pediatric Audiology and/or Amplification. More specifically, we are seeking a scholar with a strong record of research or clear evidence of the potential to develop a viable research program that addresses general issues related to amplification in clinical populations or more specifically, issues related to hearing loss in children (e.g., pediatric diagnostics, auditory development, efficacy of amplification).

The successful applicant will be expected to establish and maintain an active program of empirical research and teach undergraduate and graduate courses in his/her area of expertise. The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of Iowa is one of top ranked programs in the nation. The Audiology Clinic at the Wendell Johnson Speech and Hearing Center is run by clinical faculty from CSD serves both adult and pediatric clients. It offers a full range of audiology services for our clients and provides important training opportunities for our graduate students. Several other exciting and innovative programs are available to faculty from CSD that provide opportunities for interdisciplinary interaction and scholarship. These include the Development and Learning from Theory to Application (DeLTA) Center, the Center for Disabilities and Development, and the Iowa Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) program. Collaboration with faculty from the College of Medicine, the College of Public Health and the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences is also possible. 

Education Requirement:

Ph.D. in Audiology/Hearing Science or a related field in hand by the start date.  

Required Qualifications:

1) a strong program of research or clear evidence that applicant has the potential to develop a strong research program; 2) a record of effective teaching at the post-secondary level; and 3) evidence of leadership in university and/or professional contexts commensurate with rank. 

Desirable Qualifications:

1) certification/licensure in audiology; 2) an established record of external funding; 3) demonstrated commitment to interdisciplinary research.

Online Application Required Documents

 Curriculum Vitae
Letter of Interest
Research Statement
Teaching Statement
 Number of References:  3
 Letters of Recommendation are required as part of the application process. Upon submission, references selected will be notified by e-mail with directions on how to electronically submit letters to the University of Iowa.   

To start the Online Application process for this position, click the "Apply for This Position" button located below the Contact Information.

Contact Information

Contact:Shawn S Goodman - shawn-goodman@uiowa.edu
Clas-Communic Sci & Disorders
Wendell Johnson Speech and Hearing Center
250 Hawkins Drive
127A SHC
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-335-8700
Department URL: https://clas.uiowa.edu/comsci/

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