Assistant Professor of Speech-Language Pathology

Morgantown, Monongalia County
Mar 04, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at West Virginia University (WVU) seeks applications for a nine-month tenure track Assistant Professor of Speech-Language Pathology with an anticipated start date of August 16, 2014, or January 2015. Prospective applicants are encouraged to visit the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders website at Required Qualifications: 1. Earned doctorate by the start date with an emphasis in neurogenic communication sciences and disorders, or related field. Responsibilities: 1. Engage in scholarly activities leading to publication and potential external funding. 2. Teach graduate and undergraduate courses in area(s) of expertise. 3. Advise students and direct student research. 4. Provide service to the Department, College, University, and State of West Virginia as well as the profession. Compensation: Competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. Application process: Consideration of applicants for this tenure-track, nine-month appointment will begin on April 1, 2014 and continue until a hiring decision is made. Applicants should submit a letter of interest outlining professional experiences and goals in relation to the position; curriculum vita; and the names, addresses, phone numbers, and email addresses of three professional references who will provide written letters of recommendation. Application materials or questions about the position should be sent by email to or by mail to Kenneth O. St. Louis, Ph.D, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, West Virginia University, P.O. Box 6122, Morgantown, WV 26506-6122. West Virginia University is located in Morgantown, WV and is the State’s comprehensive Land Grant University with an enrollment of nearly 32,000 students and a Carnegie Classification - High Research. Morgantown is ranked among the most livable small cities in the country. The city is readily accessible to Pittsburgh, PA and Washington, DC. For more information on WVU and Morgantown, see and The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders offers degrees at the bachelor’s level, master’s level, and doctoral level (both Au.D. and Ph.D.). For additional information, visit the Department’s website at West Virginia University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. Women, individuals with a disability, and individuals of minority backgrounds are encouraged to apply.