Associate/Full Professor

Employer
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Location
Greensboro, NC

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Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Details

Position Number:

998420

Functional Title:

Associate/Full Professor

Position Type:

Tenure Stream

Position Eclass:

FC - Faculty 9 month Non Leave earn

University Information:

UNC Greensboro, located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, is 1 of only 57 doctoral institutions recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for both higher research activity and community engagement. Founded in 1891 and one of the original three UNC System institutions, UNC Greensboro is one of the most diverse universities in the state with 20,000+ students, and 3,000+ faculty and staff members representing 90+ nationalities. With 17 Division I athletic teams, 85 undergraduate degrees in over 125 areas of study, as well as 74 master’s and 32 doctoral programs, UNC Greensboro is consistently recognized nationally among the top universities for academic excellence and value, with noted strengths in health and wellness, visual and performing arts, nursing, education, and more. For additional information, please visit uncg.edu and follow UNCG on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Primary Purpose of the Organizational Unit:

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro is an active research university, classified by the Carnegie Foundation as a High-Research Activity University with an added Community Engagement classification awarded for “deep engagement” at local, regional, national, and global levels. UNCG is also committed to diversity and inclusion and is one of two North Carolina Universities to have received the Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award. The mission of the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders is the preparation of diverse students as exemplary, culturally responsive professionals and leaders in the fields of speech-language pathology and audiology. The Department is committed to providing the highest quality academic, research and clinical training, and to instill in students a desire to make significant contributions to the profession, to the people whom we serve and to our community. The UNCG Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) is one of ten departments and programs in the School of Health and Human Sciences (HHS). The UNCG CSD Department offers Bachelor of Science, Master of Arts and Doctor of Philosophy degrees. The UNCG CSD Master’s (MA) program in Speech-Language Pathology is accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology (CAA) of ASHA and was recognized by Best Value School as being the number two Masters in Speech Pathology in 2021.

Position Summary:

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro is looking to hire a 9-month employee at the rank of Tenured Associate/Full professor to assist with program development, teaching, service, and research in a new online graduate program in Speech-Language Pathology. This position will provide an exciting opportunity to be a leader in the growth and development of the online program housed within an established and well-regarded in-person master’s program. The Master’s Program in Speech-Language Pathology in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders is committed to providing the next generation of clinicians with the highest quality academic, research, and clinical training in the assessment/treatment and prevention of communication and swallowing disorders. We also aim to instill in these future healthcare providers a desire to actively contribute to the profession and our community with a high level of expertise and compassion.

Position requirements:
This is a 9-month full-time position that primarily involves remote work although close contact with the on-campus program coordinator and externship coordinator and Department Chair will be required. Virtual attendance at monthly faculty meetings and monthly graduate program director meetings.

Responsibilities:
Participate in the development of an online program which will begin accepting applications in Spring 2023 for Fall 2023 start dates, ensure ASHA standards are met, complete all ASHA/CAA documents along with the Department Chair, maintain 1/2 teaching load, advise students and prepare them for graduation, sign all ASHA and state licensure certifications before graduation, complete all follow-up paperwork with ASHA following student graduation. Work closely with the on-campus graduate program coordinator and externship coordinator and work closely with the online externship coordinator and Department Chair. Participate in research capstone projects.
Involvement in the recruitment of a diverse and culturally representative student body.

Minimum Qualifications:

Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Communication Sciences and Disorders or SLP.D.
  • ASHA CCCs and eligibility for NC state licensure
  • Experience teaching within communication sciences and disorders (3+ years)
  • Experience as program coordinator (2+years)
  • Clinical experience (3+ years)
  • Experience maintaining CAA standards and accreditation
  • Excellent communication skills especially in a virtual environment and via technology
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Strong decision-making and leadership ability
  • Proficiency with teaching platforms such as Canvas, and software (e.g., Microsoft)
  • Ability to work remotely
  • Experience with student advising

Preferred Qualifications:

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience with online teaching
  • Experience with program development
  • Clear vision of how to establish and run an online program
  • Experience serving on a graduate admissions committee
  • Experience marketing CSD programs

Tenure Status:

Tenure Track

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please submit an application with the following materials:

  • Cover letter that addresses online program development, teaching philosophy (especially in relation to online pedagogy), research interests, and ability to work with and recruit a culturally and linguistically diverse student population
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • CV
Initial review of applications will begin October 24th and will continue until the position is filled. Desired start date is January, 2023.

Recruitment Range:

Commensurate with experience

Org #-Department:

Comm Sciences and Disorders - 13001

Job Open Date:

10/18/2022

For Best Consideration Date:

10/24/2022

Open Until Filled:

Yes

FTE:

1.000

Type of Appointment:

Permanent

Number of Months per Year:

10

Physical Effort:

Hand Movement-Repetitive Motions, Hand Movement-Grasping, Holding, Finger Dexterity, Vision-Skilled Trades, Reading, Writing, Eye-hand coordination, Vision-Color Distinction, Vision-Preparing/Analyzing figures, Vision-Visual inspection, Vision-Measuring/Assembling at distance close to eye, Hearing, Talking, Standing, Sitting, Walking, Lifting-0-30 lbs., Pushing/Pulling, Climbing-Stairs, Bending, Squatting, Reaching

Work Environment:

Inside, Outside

Organization

UNCG at a Glance

Founded in 1891, The University of North Carolina at Greensboro is the largest and most diverse state university in the Piedmont Triad. Standing apart from other universities, the UNCG community is joined together by a shared value: We define excellence not only by the people we attract, but by the meaningful contributions they make. 

With more than 19,400 students and 2,500 faculty and staff, UNCG is the largest state university in the Piedmont Triad and has an annual economic impact of more than $1 billion. The campus has grown to include 30 residence halls and 30 academic buildings on 210 acres.

UNCG takes pride in being a learner-centered public research university. The College of Arts & Sciences and seven professional schools offer 79 undergraduate majors, 65 master's programs and 30 doctoral programs.

The university holds two classifications from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, as a “research university with high research activity” and for “community engagement” in curriculum, outreach and partnerships. More than $35 million in grants and contracts for research and creative activity are awarded to faculty members annually. Among the most prominent of UNCG's research initiatives are the Gateway University Research Park and the Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering. Both are partnerships with North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University.

Globalization of the curriculum has expanded opportunities for international education, through new programs such as the UNC Exchange Program and the Lloyd International Honors College. In addition, innovative signature programs such as Building Entrepreneurial Learning for Life (BELL), Communication Across the Curriculum, Undergraduate Research and Freshman Seminars enhance the student experience.

As a cultural leader, UNCG offers concerts, lectures, dance and theater performances, exhibitions at the internationally known Weatherspoon Art Museum and readings by nationally known authors. In athletics, Spartan teams compete in nine women's and nine men's sports in Division I of the National Collegiate Athletic Association. With ethnic minority students making up 26 percent of the student body, UNCG is the most diverse of the UNC system's historically white campuses.

Although much has changed, some things remain the same. The university motto — “Service” — continues to be a guiding principle put into practice through all aspects of university life.

UNCG Schools and College of Arts & Sciences

The University's Academic Affairs Division consists of seven academic schools, the College of Arts & Sciences, the Graduate School and the Lloyd International Honors College. The names below are the ones currently in use. In some cases, the names have changed since the academic units were founded. The schools and their dates of establishment are: Graduate School 1921-22;College of Arts & Sciences 1969, Lloyd International Honors College 2005, Joint School of Nanoscience & Nanoengineering 2007, Joseph M. Bryan School of Business & Economics 1969, School of Education 1921, School of Health and Human Sciences 2011, School of Music, Theatre and Dance 2010, and School of Nursing 1966.

Achievements & Accolades

UNCG is garnering national attention and awards for its challenging academic programs, supportive environment and engaged community. Take a look at some of our latest accomplishments and meaningful contributions on campus, in the community and around the globe. Curious about more accolades, achievements, our student body, faculty and staff excellence and other signs of our success? Find out more at UNCG Now: http://newsandfeatures.uncg.edu/

Challenging Academic Programs

U.S. News & World Report ranked three UNCG online programs among the best in the nation in the 2015 list of Best Online Programs.

UNCG’s slate of online programs has earned a top 10 ranking for affordability from BestColleges.com.

The graduate program in the Department of Human Development and Family Studies has earned a Top 10 ranking by the The HDFS Report.

Supportive Environment

UNCG is a Military Friendly School for the fourth straight year, putting it in the top 15 percent of colleges and universities nationwide that are doing the most to support veterans and ensure their success.

UNCG is ranked among the best colleges for your money nationwide by College Factual, a new site that guides students through the college selection process.

The Education Trust singles out UNCG among the nation’s universities for its success at closing the gap in graduation rates between black and white students.

Engaged Community

For the fifth year in a row, UNCG has earned the “Tree Campus USA” designation for promoting healthy trees and encouraging the spirit of conservation. 

UNCG’s innovative dynamic mailbox system has been honored as one of University Business Magazine’s Models of Efficiency.

For the eighth consecutive year, UNCG is highlighted on Washington Monthly’s list of American universities that contribute most to the public good.

Careers at UNCG

UNCG is committed to the creation of an inclusive, collaborative and responsive university by attracting, retaining and developing a diverse community of talented individuals in support of the university's mission.

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Telephone
336-334-5009
Location
723 Kenilworth Street
Greensboro
NC
27402
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