The College of Nursing and Health Sciences at the University of Texas at Tyler invites applications for a tenure-track, full-time appointment at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor, beginning as early as in Spring 2019. The Communication Sciences and Disorders program is set to launch Fall 2019, pending SACSCOC approval. The ideal candidate will help guide the selection of additional faculty and the implementation of the B.S. degree. The Department looks to add a graduate program in the field in a few years.
Primary Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Coordination of the Communication Sciences and Disorders program and undergraduate instruction
Scholarly research activities and department service
Providing report data for internal and external audiences
For full consideration, please apply online to Job Posting #4132 at https://www.uttyler.edu/human-resources/prospective-employees/
Click on 'Electronic Job Postings'. Each application must include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, unofficial transcripts, and the names, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses of at least three references.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The University of Texas at Tyler is a rapidly growing university located on a 200 acre wooded campus in Tyler, Texas, 95 miles east of Dallas. Tyler is the East Texas regional center for health care, higher education, and economic development. The successful applicant must be able to demonstrate eligibility to work in the United States.
This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code Section 51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.
The University of Texas at Tyler is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Earned Ph.D. in Communication Sciences and Disorders or related field
ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) in the field of Speech-Language Pathology
Experience teaching in an educational program and knowledge of the ASHA requirements for acquiring Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
Excellent writing and communication skills
Evidence of either an established program of research and record of extramural research support meriting tenure at the associate/full professor rank, or the potential to establish a research program and obtain external funding
Eligibility for Texas licensure
A proven record of accomplishment in teaching and service is preferred
Internal Number: 4132
About The University of Texas at Tyler
With a national reputation in high-demand fields such as Nursing and Business, The University of Texas at Tyler is an emerging force in Texas higher education. With new leadership and an innovative strategic plan, The University of Texas at Tyler is poised to continue on its path as one of the fastest-growing universities in Texas serving as the primary educational and economic driver of East Texas. The University’s 10,000 students attend classes on a tree-laden campus nestled around twin lakes while gaining the knowledge and expertise needed to build successful careers. The city around the University is also expanding, with strong economic and population growth. Tyler’s museums, fine-arts venues, and prevalence of dining options serve both the Tyler metropolitan area (population 220,000) and the entire East Texas region (population 800,000+). Tyler is located an hour and a half from the Dallas and Shreveport metropolitan areas, and three hours from Houston.