Director of Audiology
Posting Description: The Department of Otolaryngology at the University of Colorado School of Medicine is seeking applicants for the full time position of Director of Audiology. Faculty rank will be commensurate with experience. This senior leadership position will be responsible for clinical, educational, research and administrative oversight of the Audiology Department at the University of Colorado Hospital and its satellite facilities and the development of these programs within the Otolaryngology Department in the School of Medicine. The Director of Audiology will be responsible for expanding educational and research opportunities on-campus, community collaboration, and continuing improvements in the patient experience and clinical flow. Audiologic evaluations on a part time basis are expected to appreciate and improve the patient experience. An audiologist with clinical and administrative experience and a track record in clinical, translational and/or outcomes research and graduate education is preferred. The Department of Otolaryngology's mission is to provide outstanding, cutting-edge clinical care, research, and state-of-the-art training. Our group of highly trained audiologists works in partnership with the otologic faculty to offer a full range of adult and children's services for deaf, hard-of-hearing and dizzy patients. We see over 13,000 patient visits per year at the University of Colorado Hospital. The Audiology Department has 12 audiologists on staff. Services provided include the full range of audiology, including diagnosis of hearing loss, rehabilitation, and vestibular evaluations. Graduate student education is a major part of our daily activities with trainees from the Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences at the Boulder Campus and other universities for their 4th year clinical experience. The Anschutz Medical Campus is the nation's newest health care campus fostering collaboration among students, researchers and clinicians. Campus architecture and state-of-the-art technology bridge education and research with two world-class hospitals: University of Colorado Hospital and Children's Hospital Colorado. The Anschutz Medical Campus includes over 5 million square feet of research, educational and clinical space on 227 acres, and is the largest academic health center between Chicago, Texas and the West Coast. School of Medicine researchers have a proven record of success and expertise in innovation, discovery and commercialization of therapies, drugs and medical devices. With a reputation for delivering results, its 2,000 outstanding faculty members translate basic sciences into medical breakthroughs that are helping people around the world. In 2013, nearly $400 million in research and training grants and contracts was awarded to Anschutz Medical Campus researchers. Applications are accepted electronically at www.jobsatcu.com, refer to job posting F01406 Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at https://www.cu.edu/employee-services. The University of Colorado Denver is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees. The University of Colorado strongly supports the principle of diversity. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.
Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D. in Audiology 3+ years of management experience 5+ years of clinical and research experience
Required Competencies/Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Desired Qualifications: Experience as a Director of Audiology in an academic medical center. Experience in a large audiology practice in an urban center providing comprehensive audiology services. Proven track record of mentorship and leadership. Strong history of collaboration. Competitive for external research funding.
Campus: Anschutz Medical Campus