Clinical Audiologist

Job description

UNT System Overview:

Welcome to the University of North Texas System, or UNT World as we like to call ourselves. UNT World includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. We are growing with the DFW region, enrolling a record 47,000+ students across our system and awarding nearly 12,000 degrees each year.

Posting Title:

Clinical Audiologist

Department:

UNT-Audiology & Speech - Lang Path-135370

Job Location:

Denton

Department Summary:

The Department of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology strives to provide the finest professional education in both speech-language pathology and audiology while maintaining an excellent pre-professional undergraduate degree. The program stresses excellence in teaching, service, and scholarly work by its faculty and students. As a component of the educational program, the department operates the UNT Speech and Hearing Center. The Center offers professional services to members of our campus community and the general public while providing clinical training for students. The Center offers state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment of speech, language, and hearing disorders.

Position Overview:

This position is responsible for providing clinical services in audiology as well as providing clinical supervision and instructional support to Audiology doctoral students who are required practicum hours for graduation with 1:1 supervision in clinical settings, through the provision and supervision of comprehensive audiology services to UNT Speech & Hearing Center clients. Duties include supervision of graduate students in: evaluation, diagnosing, and treatment of hearing and vestibular disorders; dispensing of hearing aids and assistive listening technology; and determination of patient needs for hearing therapy and rehabilitation beyond amplification devices.

Minimum Qualifications:

Doctorate Degree in Audiology and four years of experience in Audiology clinical practice.

Two years’ experience with clinical supervision of AuD students.

License to practice in the State of Texas.

Certificate of Clinical Competency (Audiology) or Fellow of the American Academy of Audiology (Audiology).

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

• Knows and follows best practices of the discipline and stays current with changes in the field.
• Knows and follows protocols of the UNT Speech and Hearing Center.
• Ability to examine and assess clients with hearing, balance or related ear problems.
• Ability to fit and dispense hearing aids.
• Ability to diagnose and administer relief for various hearing related issues including vertigo.
• Ability to counsel patients and families on ways to communicate using various communication methods.

Work Schedule:

Monday – Friday, 8am-5pm

Driving University Vehicle:

No

Security Sensitive:

This is a security sensitive position.

EEO Statement:

The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.

Classification Title:

Clinical Audiologist

Physical Requirements:

Reaching, Sitting, Writing, Grasp, Talk or Hear, Ability to communicate

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Provision of clinical teaching and supervision of students enrolled in audiology practicums

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Supervision of state-of-the-art hearing and balance assessment, evoked potential testing, and dispensation of hearing aids and assistive listening technology.

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Supervision of state-of-the-art hearing therapy (i.e. aural rehabilitation to adults and children who need assistance beyond amplification devices).

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Supervision of comprehensive diagnostic and rehabilitative program for tinnitus and hyperacusic patients.

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Actively participate in assisting the Audiology Clinical Director and the Audiology academic & clinical faculty to accomplish group and individual goals in a productive, cooperative, and collegial manner.

Posting Number:

S1932P

Quicklink for Posting:

https://jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/45328

 

 

 

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Job No:
Posted: 4/28/2021
Application Due: 7/27/2021
Work Type: Full Time
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