Clinical Assistant Professor-Speech & Hearing Clinic

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Clinical Assistant Professor-Speech & Hearing Clinic


COE Comm Sciences & Special Ed

About the University of Georgia:

The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state’s oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education ( UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University’s main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University’s enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

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Benefits Eligible

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Special Instructions to Applicants:

Applicants should be submitted through and must include all of the following:

- A letter of application specifically responsive to the position responsibilities and qualifications as described above
- A complete curriculum vitae
-The contact information for three persons who can provide letters of reference if asked

Unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts will be required from finalists. Letters of reference will not be sought until the search committee has communicated with the applicant. Applications received by February 28, 2021 are assured full consideration. The position will remain open until filled. Questions may be addressed to the search committee chair, Alison Morrison, AuD at [email protected] or to the department head, Cynthia Vail, PhD at [email protected]

Location of Vacancy:

Athens Area

EEO Statement:

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR ([email protected]).

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Clinical Assistant Professor

Faculty Rank:

Clinical Assistant Professor

Contract Type:

Fiscal (12 mo.)

Tenure Status:

Non-Tenure Track

Minimum Qualifications:

Terminal degree in a disciplinary area appropriate for the position

Position Summary:

The Department of Communication Sciences and Special Education at the University of Georgia invites applications for the position of Clinical Assistant Professor with expertise in Audiology. In collaboration with the Audiology Clinic Coordinator and the Clinic Director, this individual will lead the adult rehabilitation clinical program. Candidates with expertise or interest in Audiology, cochlear implants, tinnitus management, and/or bone anchored implants are encouraged to apply.

Additional Requirements:

•Earned doctoral (Au.D., Ph.D., or equivalent) degree in audiology, communication disorders, or directly related field
•Current Certificate of Clinical Competence in Audiology (CCC-A) from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
•Current Georgia license in Audiology or evidence the candidate is license-eligible by proposed start date

Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, and/or Certification:

• Five (5) years clinical experience in audiology
• Two (2) years experience in clinical supervision of audiology students or speech-language pathology students

Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies:

•Evidence of clinical expertise in cochlear implants, tinnitus management, and/or bone anchored devices
•Evidence of a commitment to culturally sustaining clinical practices in diverse and inclusive contexts and communities

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Be advised a credit check will be required for all positions with financial responsibilities. For additional information about the credit check criteria, visit the UGA Credit Background Check website.


•Provide direct clinical services and evidence-based management in the evaluation and (re)habilitation of hearing disorders for a diverse caseload of patients representing a range of ages, backgrounds, and communication needs
•Instruct and supervise students in clinical practica in the on-campus clinic and off-campus community screenings
•Teach undergraduate and/or graduate courses (face-to-face, online, and/or blended) and mentor and advise students, as assigned
•Engage in departmental, college, university, and professional service
•Comply with university, regulatory, and accreditation agency standards

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Posted: 1/28/2021
Application Due: 4/28/2021
Work Type: Full Time