The Speech-Language Pathology Division in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at Central Michigan University (CMU) is recruiting for one full-time, 9-month tenure-track Assistant Professor, beginning August 2018. The CMU Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders offers undergraduate and graduate degrees and is located in The Herbert H. and Grace A. Dow College of Health Professions. Starting salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Attractive benefits package and research support are available. Summer work opportunities exist.
Required: Earned doctorate degree is required although ABD considered if completed by start of appointment; CCC-SLP required. Expertise in one or more of the following areas: fluency, speech science/acoustic phonetics, child phonology; however, other areas of expertise may be considered. Effective oral/written communication skills required. Must have a demonstrated commitment to diversity.
Preferred: PhD; clinical supervision experience; teaching at university level; experience or demonstrated interest in securing extramural grants and contracts; demonstrated research agenda based on published works and/or external funding; and evidence of involvement with professional associations and organizations.
Central Michigan University was established in 1892 and is among the nation’s 100 largest public universities. As a tier-one university, CMU serves nearly 20,000 students on its Mount Pleasant campus. It also enrolls more than 7,000 students and working adults online and at 50 out-of-state locations.CMU delivers a superior educational experience for students that is built on close relationships wi...th faculty and staff, hands-on learning including undergraduate research, an emphasis on leadership and volunteerism, and a global perspective. With a $440 million budget, CMU offers more than 200 academic programs from the undergraduate to doctoral levels. Premier programs include the sciences, business, accounting, health professions, communications, teacher preparation, educational leadership, engineering, neuroscience, psychology, apparel merchandising design, music, and political science. CMU in 2013 launched the nation’s 137th College of Medicine. CMU offers top NCAA Division I athletics. The university is located in a classic college community in the heart of lower Michigan, where residents find active outdoor features, family attractions and Midwestern life in a vibrant university culture. The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) has a faculty/staff of 35, and an enrollment of approximately 100 graduate students and 200 undergraduate signed majors. CSD’s academic and clinical programs are accredited in both speech-language pathology and audiology by the Council on Academic Accreditation (CAA) of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Over 5,000 clients are seen annually, including 80+ participants in the Summer Specialty Clinics program. The Herbert H. and Grace A. Dow College of Health Professions consists of four academic units (Department of Physical Education and Sport, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, the School of Health Sciences and the School of Rehabilitation and Medical Science). It offers undergraduate and/or graduate degree programs in audiology, communication disorders, community health education, health services administration, school health education, physical therapy, physician assistant, exercise science, substance abuse prevention, health promotion, speech-language pathology, physical education, athletic training, athletic coaching and sport management, delivered by 100+ faculty/staff. CMU's website is www.cmich.edu. The Herbert H. and Grace A. Dow College of Health Professions website is: www.cmich.edu/academics/health_professions.