Open Rank (Assistant to Full Professor)

Job description

The College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Colorado Boulder is the intellectual core of the university, conducting research, scholarship, creative work and education in more than 60 fields. Our research generates new knowledge, solving some of the world's most critical problems. The college leads nationally in undergraduate and graduate education, bringing world-class research and scholarship to our students, both in and out of the classroom.

The college is the academic home to all five of the university's Nobel laureates. Additionally, it is home to the university's four National Medal of Science winners, eight MacArthur "Genius Award" winners, 100 Fulbright Scholars, 17 Guggenheim Fellows, 14 Packard Fellows, 24 members of the National Academy of Sciences, and 23 members of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. CU-Boulder is the only university in the Rocky Mountain region in the American Association of Universities, a group of the nation's leading research institutions.

Description of Department:

The SLHS department includes highly ranked, CAA accredited clinical graduate programs in SLP and Audiology and offers B.A., M.A., AuD, and Ph.D. degrees. More information can be found at: The successful candidate will benefit from SLHS's thriving and dynamic ties with other offerings on the Boulder campus such as the Institute of Cognitive Science, the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, the Intermountain Neuroimaging Consortium, the Institute of Behavioral Genetics, the Department of Linguistics, and offerings on the Anschutz campus of the University of Colorado at Denver Medical School such as the JFK partners Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (LEND) program, the Autism Treatment Network, Center for Aging and the Linda Crnic Institute for Down Syndrome.

Overview of Job Duties:

As a faculty member in SLHS, the successful candidate will be expected to have an established and active research program with demonstrated success in securing extramural research funding. Candidates are expected to maintain their research program and have enthusiasm for undergraduate and graduate teaching. SLHS faculty are expected to teach and mentor students in the department's clinical Master's SLP and AUD programs and in the undergraduate and PhD programs.

The University of Colorado is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans. Alternative formats of this ad can be provided upon request for individuals with disabilities by contacting the ADA Coordinator at [email protected].

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The Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences (SLHS) at the University of Colorado Boulder, invites applications for an Open Rank tenure-track faculty position. Candidates in all areas of Speech, Language or Hearing Science and/or Disorders will be considered. Preference will be given to senior faculty with leadership experience who will contribute to the leadership of the department.

Minimum Qualifications:

Minimum qualifications are: Doctoral degree in Speech, Language and Hearing sciences or related fields.

Preferred Qualifications:

Preferred qualifications are: Doctoral degree in Speech, Language and Hearing sciences or related fields.

Special Instructions to Applicants:Candidates should submit a cover letter which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications. All applicants must submit a curriculum vitae listing their leadership experience, and research, teaching and service accomplishments. Applicants must provide statements describing their leadership, research and teaching philosophy. Applicants must also provide contact information for least three references. We will pursue references when the candidate makes the short-list, with the candidate's permission.

Review of applications will begin on October 1, 2018; applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

If you have technical difficulties submitting application information, please contact the CU Careers help desk at 303-860-4200, extension 2 or [email protected] All other job related inquiries should be directed to the posting contact for this posting.

Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References, Statement of Research Philosophy, Statement of Teaching Philosophy, Additional Attachments - Refer to Application Materials Instructions Below

Application Materials Instructions:To apply, please submit the materials listed below in PDF format to this posting at with the following naming convention "LastName_FirstName_NameofDocument", i.e., Smith_John_CV:

1. Cover Letter, which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications (LastName_FirstName_Cover.pdf).

2. Current Curriculum Vitae listing leadership, research, teaching and service accomplishments (LastName_FirstName_CV.pdf).

3. List of References, minimum of three individuals who may be contacted, when the candidate makes the short-list, with the candidate's permission (LastName_FirstName_References.pdf)Click here to enter text.

4. Statement of Leadership Philosophy (LastName_FirstName_Leadership).

5. Statement of Research Philosophy (LastName_FirstName_Research).

6. Statement of Teaching Philosophy (LastName_FirstName_Teaching).

Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Boulder

Department: B0001 -- Boulder Campus - 10216 - SLHS-Speech,Lang&Hearing Sci

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Jun 7, 2018

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Anu Sharma

Posting Contact Email: [email protected]

Position Number: 00747753





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Posted: 10/6/2018
Application Due: 12/5/2018
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