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Assistant Professor, Speech-Language Pathology
The University of Northern Iowa’s Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders seeks applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Speech-Language Pathology, starting August 2021. Primary teaching and clinical responsibilities will be in the area of speech-language pathology, with preference given to voice disorders, neuroscience and neurogenic disorders, speech science, and phonetics. Position expectations include teaching undergraduate and graduate classes in the applicant's area of specialization, clinical supervision, scholarly research activities, student advising and mentoring, and service to the department and university. Salary is commensurate based on qualifications and experience.
The University of Northern Iowa provides a high-quality education, purposefully guiding students to find and develop their strengths and prepare them for success after college. We have a bold vision that we will be a diverse and inclusive campus community that provides an engaged education empowering students to lead locally and globally. As we advance our work to become an equity-oriented institution and realize our vision, we seek to elevate the diversity of our faculty across disciplines, departments, and colleges and to build an inclusive teaching and learning environment. Equity vision hires will be supported by faculty on campus who are working to reimagine our curriculum and pedagogy and to build equitable practices for tenure and promotion; policy review, development and implementation; and student retention, persistence, and success. They will be welcomed to join these efforts.
UNI’s Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders currently has nine full-time doctoral level faculty and several full-and part-time clinical instructors. The department typically houses approximately 200 undergraduate communication disorders majors and 100 graduate students in speech-language pathology. Additional information available at http://www.uni.edu/comdis/.
The University of Northern Iowa provides a high quality and diverse educational experience, purposefully guiding students to find and develop their strengths and prepare them for success after college. The University’s attractive size of approximately 10,000 students allows UNI to offer faculty, facilities, and academic choices characteristic of a larger university, all while retaining a friendly, small-college atmosphere on a park-like campus of 940 acres in Cedar Falls. U.S. News & World Report has recognized UNI as one of the "Best Midwest Universities" for the past 21 years.
The metropolitan community of Cedar Falls/Waterloo has a combined population of nearly 110,000 residents. The Cedar Valley offers a pleasant residential setting with a strong and growing industrial base. There are many reasons why people choose to live, learn, work, and play in the Cedar Valley. There are more than 110 miles of trails to explore, unique dining experiences, a symphony, hockey and baseball teams, playhouses, and annual citywide festivals and celebrations to show UNI students how much Cedar Falls/Waterloo appreciates the bond between the cities and the university.
The successful candidate must hold a Ph.D. in speech-language pathology. ABDs with evidence of degree completion by time of appointment will be considered.
Required qualifications include CCC-SLP credential and must be eligible for an Iowa license in speech-language pathology.
Preference will be given to candidates with specialization in voice disorders, neuroscience and neurogenic disorders, speech science, and phonetics.
Applications received by March 29, 2021 will receive full consideration. To apply, visit http://jobs.uni.edu/. Inquiries may be sent to Todd Bohnenkamp at 319-273-3709 or email@example.com. Pre-employment background checks required.
UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and protected veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.
A great place to work.
The University of Northern Iowa provides a high-quality and diverse educational experience, purposefully guiding students to find and develop their strengths and prepare them for success after college. Building on its historic excellence in teacher education, the university has developed outstanding programs in business, natural sciences, humanities and fine arts, and social and behavioral sciences with advanced degrees available in many programs.
One of three state universities, UNI enjoys national recognition for its high educational standards and possesses a distinctive mission of being the comprehensive state university for Iowa. U.S. News & World Report consistently ranks UNI in the top two among Midwest public universities.
The university’s attractive size, nearly 10,500 students, allows it to offer faculty, facilities and academic choices characteristic of a much larger university while retaining a friendly, small-college atmosphere on a park-like campus.
Experiential learning opportunities such as undergraduate research, internships, student teaching, international study programs, community service and cooperative education c...reate a classroom connection with real-world experience. A rigorous liberal arts curriculum equips students with a broad understanding and knowledge of how to apply and acquire new information throughout life.
Activities on campus are plentiful for both students and the community. The university offers a full calendar of fine and performing arts events offered by music and theatre students, many of which take place in the acoustically outstanding Gallagher Bluedorn Performing Arts Center (GBPAC). The GBPAC also hosts numerous national touring acts as part of its artist series. Panther athletics sponsors 17 varsity intercollegiate sports. Fans can see all UNI teams in action in the McLeod Center, UNI-Dome, West Gym and other campus complexes.
For more information, visit www.uni.edu.
A great place to live.
UNI is located in picturesque Cedar Falls, Iowa, a riverfront town with many recreational, cultural and entertainment opportunities. Downtown Cedar Falls was named one of the “30 Most Charming College Town Main Streets of 2019” by Best Value Schools. The metro community of Cedar Falls/Waterloo has a combined population of 170,000 and offers a pleasant residential setting with a strong and growing industrial base. Cedar Falls is a friendly, affordable community located about 300 miles from Minneapolis, St. Louis, Kansas City and Chicago. For more information about our community, visit the Cedar Falls/Waterloo Community webpage.
The University of Northern Iowa believes that our employees are our most valuable resource. We offer a comprehensive benefits package designed to meet the demands of each individual's life at work as well as at home. Employees are encouraged to participate in any or all of our benefit programs.
The University provides a comprehensive benefits package. Our benefits package enables us to be highly competitive within the Cedar Valley—and within the state.
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