Assistant Professor, Audiology

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Title Assistant Professor, Audiology Campus San Francisco Department Audiology Posting Number F00182 Full or Part Time Full Time Open Date 03/13/2019 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Days Per Week Weeks Per Year Position Description

Position Description

Teach five doctoral level courses per year:

1.Signal and Systems: Principles of electricity, acoustics and electronics as it pertains to the study of audiology and hearing sciences. Basics of signal processing for hearing aids and equipment that measure hearing. IEC/ANSI standards of performance for the instrumentation, calibration procedures, and compliance.

2.Audiological Assessment II: Evaluation of middle ear function by using the principles of acoustic immittance. Principles underlying otoacoustic emissions. Implementation of tests and formulation of diagnosis based on test results.

3.Research Methods: Introduction to research methods used in audiology. Statistical analyses in descriptive and experimental research.

4.Hearing Disorders: Etiology, pathophysiology, diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the outer, middle, inner ear and the central auditory system. Syndromic and non-syndromic genetic disorders along with their impact on the development and function of the auditory system.

5.Industrial Audiology: Introduction to the basic principles of sound and its measurement, including Damage Risk Criteria and its application to noise-induced hearing loss will be addressed, as well as components of hearing conservation programs in a variety of settings and evaluation of their effectiveness in the prevention of hearing.
Develop and maintain a research program that includes publication, and dissemination of original research projects developed and conducted here at the University. Faculty are also expected to serve on department, college and university level committees, as well as serve as advisors to doctoral students.

Basic Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy in Audiology, Hearing Science or related discipline. Foreign degree equivalent is accepted.

Additional Qualifications Physical Requirements

Requires extended periods of sitting & standing; occasional walking and infrequent bending and stooping.
Work is primarily performed in a standard classroom environment.

Special Instructions

Applicants will be required to upload the following documents to their online at
1. Cover letter stating qualifications for and interest in the position.
2. Curriculum Vitae
3. Statement of teaching philosophy
4. Statement of research interests and research plan
Additionally, applicants are required to provide contact information for three (3) professional references. These references will receive instructions/link for uploading letter of reference/recommendation. Pacific is an Equal Opportunity employer, encouraging excellence through diversity.

Contact Information

For more information, contact Dr. Rupa Balachandran, Search Committee Chair, at [email protected] or (415) 400-8225.

Contact Email [email protected] Reference Letter Information

Are Applicants Required to Submit References for This Posting? Yes Minimum Number of References 3 Maximum Number of References 4 Background Check Statement

Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check

AA/EEO Policy Statement

University of the Pacific is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer dedicated to workforce diversity. In compliance with applicable law and its own policy, Pacific is committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty and staff and does not discriminate in its hiring of faculty and staff, or in the provision of its employment benefits to its faculty and staff on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, sex/gender, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, medical condition, pregnancy, gender identity, gender expression or mental or physical disability.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have (or will you have) a PhD, doctorate or other terminal degree? (if in progress, specify expected date of completion on CV)
    • Yes
    • No
    • In Progress
  2. How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Public Job Posting
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Agency Referral
    • Advertisement/Publication
    • Personal Referral
    • Pacific Website
    • Other
Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  3. Teaching Philosophy
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document




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Posted: 5/1/2019
Application Due: 6/15/2019
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