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Position Titles

 

Associate/Full Professor, University of Maryland, College Park

Assistant/Associate Professor, University of Maryland, College Park

Open rank appointment with an emphasis relating to Black populations in the U.S., Africa and the African Diaspora

 

Position Descriptions

 

Associate/Full Professor, University of Maryland, College Park

The Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences (CAA-accredited) invites applicants for a tenured/tenure-track position in Language Science/Disorders, and leading role in the University of Maryland Language Science Center, beginning August 2015. Qualifications for the faculty position include an earned doctorate in a related discipline (e.g., speech-language pathology, psychology, neuroscience). All relevant areas of expertise will be considered. Applicants should demonstrate a distinguished record of publication history of external funding, teaching and mentoring experience, and active research program commensurate with level of appointment. Expertise in communication development/disorder in pediatric populations and CCC are strongly preferred. Responsibilities include conducting an active and independent research program, teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, mentoring graduate students, taking a leading role in the newly established campus-wide Language Science Center, and participating in other departmental and university activities. Colleagues who would be interested in furthering research ties with other interdisciplinary initiatives on campus (such as the Neuroscience and Cognitive Science Program, the University of Maryland Autism Research Consortium, and/or the Maryland Neuroimaging Center), or who will strengthen connections with other programs or departments on campus (such as human development, special education, linguistics, or psychology), are strongly encouraged to apply. Salary is negotiable, depending upon qualifications and experience. The department offers B.A., M.A., Au.D., and Ph.D. degrees and is one of the largest Hearing and Speech Sciences programs in the mid-Atlantic region (web page: http://www.hesp.umd.edu). The College Park campus is located in the Baltimore-Washington metropolitan area in close proximity to numerous world-renowned medical institutions and research facilities including the NIH, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Johns Hopkins University, and the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Review of applications will begin on November 3, 2014, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Please complete the online application process via https://Ejobs.umd.edu (position # 104604). Application materials should include a letter of application, CV, a statement of research and teaching interests, up to three selected reprints, and names and email addresses of three individuals who may be contacted for confidential letters of recommendation should the candidate be selected for further consideration . For questions about the position, please contact Dr. Nan Bernstein Ratner, nratner@umd.edu, 301-405-4217). The University of Maryland is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Individuals from under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.

 

 

Assistant/Associate Professor, University of Maryland, College Park

The Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences (CAA-accredited) invites applications for a tenure track position at the Assistant/Associate Professor level in Audiology/Hearing Science, beginning August 2015. Qualifications for the faculty position include an earned doctorate (Ph.D. or dual degree Au.D./Ph.D.) in audiology, hearing science, or related area. Expertise in pediatrics, amplification, or aural rehabilitation is preferred, but other areas of expertise will be considered. Applicants should demonstrate a publication record, teaching experience, and history of external funding commensurate with level of appointment. CCC-A or ABA Certification is strongly preferred. Responsibilities include establishing an independent research program, teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, mentoring graduate students, and participating in departmental and university activities. Salary is negotiable, depending upon qualifications and experience. The department offers B.A., M.A., Au.D., and Ph.D. degrees and is one of the largest Hearing and Speech programs in the mid-Atlantic region (web page: http://www.hesp.umd.edu). It supports interdisciplinary initiatives and enjoys campus-wide research ties with the Neuroscience and Cognitive Science (NACS) Program, the Center for Comparative and Evolutionary Biology of Hearing (C-CEBH), the Maryland Language Science Center, and the Maryland Neuro-imaging Center (MNC). Colleagues who would be interested in strengthening such interdisciplinary connections are particularly welcome to apply. The College Park campus is located in the Baltimore-Washington metropolitan area in close proximity to numerous world-renowned medical institutions and research facilities including the NIH, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, the Johns Hopkins University and the University of Maryland Medical Center. For best consideration, application materials should be received by October 1, 2014, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Please complete the online application at https://ejobs.umd.edu (job position # 104611). Required application materials include a letter of application, Curriculum Vitae, a statement of research interests, a statement of teaching interests, minimum of one and maximum of three selected reprints, and the names and e-mail addresses of three individuals who can be contacted to furnish a letter of recommendation. For questions about the position, please contact Dr. Sandra Gordon-Salant (301-405-4225; sgsalant@umd.edu). The University of Maryland is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Individuals from under-represented minority groups are encouraged to apply.

 

 

Open rank appointment with an emphasis relating to Black populations in the U.S., Africa and the African Diaspora

The department of African American Studies is accepting applications for five open rank faculty appointments.  One of these positions could be for a faculty member in Hearing and Speech Sciences whose research addresses issues of racial diversity and its impact on assessment and/or intervention.  Please see  http://www.aasd.umd.edu/about-us/aasd-openings  for more information.