Clinical Lecturer/Clinical Assistant Professor

Location
Gainesville FL
Posted
Sep 07, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Classification Title:

CLIN LECTURER/CLIN AST PROF

Job Description:

The Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences (SLHS) at the University of Florida invites applications for a faculty position at the Clinical Lecturer or Clinical Assistant Professor level. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE) 12-month, non-tenure track, benefitted clinical faculty position. The position will involve classroom teaching of students in our American Sign Language program. Expected start date will be Fall 2018. Minimum requirement for the Clinical Lecturer is master’s degree and for the Clinical Assistant Professor is a PhD.

SLHS is housed within the College of Public Health and Health Professions and is well integrated within the Health Science Center, providing a wealth of opportunities for scholarly collaborations. We are a large department with more than 40 academic and clinical faculty members addressing a multi-faceted mission that encompasses education, clinical service, and research. Our degree programs for speech-language pathology (MA-CSD) and audiology (AuD) just obtained reaccreditation for another eight years. The Health Science Center is one of the largest in the nation, with six separate colleges.

The University of Florida (UF) is a comprehensive doctoral research-extensive university that includes a full range of academic departments and programs (www.ufl.edu). It has a long history of established programs in international education, research and service and is one of only 17 public, land-grant universities that belong to the Association of American Universities. UF is the state’s oldest and most comprehensive university and is among the nation’s most academically diverse public higher education institutions. It regularly has more than $700 million in research dollars.

The city of Gainesville is affordable and family friendly, offering a variety of opportunities for entertainment and outdoor activities.

Advertised Salary:

Negotiable based on experience and qualifications.

Minimum Requirements:

Clinical Lecturer requires a master’s degree and Clinical Assistant Professor requires a PhD.

Preferred Qualifications:

 

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Interested candidates should submit an application packet, which includes a CV, letter of interest, and list of references.

Application review will begin on September 22, 2017 and will continue until a suitable applicant pool has been established.

Final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire.  A transcript will not be considered "official" if a designation of "Issued to a Student" is visible.  Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://www.naces.org/.

The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.  Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the U.S.  Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida’s Sunshine Law.

Health Assessment Required: No