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Director of Clinical Education - Audiology

The Department of Hearing & Speech Sciences (CAA-accredited) invites applications for a non-tenure track faculty position as the Director of Clinical Education in Audiology, beginning July, 2016.  


Applicants should have an earned doctoral degree in Audiology (Au.D. or Ph.D.), ASHA certification, and eligibility for MD state licensure.  Applicants must demonstrate a sustained record of professional experience, including a minimum of 7 years as a clinical audiologist.  The successful applicant will also have significant background in clinical education/supervision of graduate students, and in program administration; classroom teaching experience is also desirable.  

About the Department

The Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences offers B.A, M.A., Au.D., and Ph.D. degrees,  is one of the largest Hearing & Speech programs in the mid-Atlantic region (http://www.hesp.umd.edu), and is  recognized as one of the top-ranked programs nation-wide.  The Department’s Hearing & Speech Clinic has been in operation for more than 60 years and operates with approximately 5000 patient visits/year. It features hearing health care services across the lifespan within the Clinic as well as multiple outreach programs within the community.  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 National Institutes of Health, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, the Johns Hopkins University, and the University of Maryland Medical Center.

To Apply

For best consideration, application materials should be received by April 15, 2016, but review of applications will continue until the position is filled.  Applicants must complete the online application at https://ejobs.umd.edu (job position #104611).  Required application materials include: Curriculum Vitae, a personal statement addressing how your professional achievements qualify you for this leadership position (uploaded as supplemental document), and the names and email addresses of three individuals qualified to speak to your clinical, teaching, and mentoring skills and who can be contacted to furnish a letter of recommendation.  For questions about the position, please contact Colleen Worthington, Search Chair, by email at ckworth@umd.edu or at 301-405-4238.  The University of Maryland is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.  Individuals from under-represented minority groups are encouraged to apply. 

Assistant Clinical Professor - Speech-Language Pathology - LEAP Preschool Director  

The Department of Hearing & Speech Sciences invites applications for a full time academic-year clinical faculty member as Director of the LEAP Preschool beginning August 23, 2016.  This position will involve work during the fall and spring semesters, and the first half of the summer, making it the equivalent of a 10.5-month position.


Primary responsibilities include:  clinical education of graduate students engaged in practicum in Speech Language Pathology; directing the development and implementation of preschool policies and curriculum adapted for children with communicative impairment; potential for teaching courses within the Department; and opportunities for collaboration with research faculty.  Clinical faculty members are expected to participate in departmental activities, including committee service, collaboration with research faculty and teaching.  Salary commensurate with experience; full benefits included.


Applicants should have a minimum of 5-7 years of experience working in the field of speech-language pathology, especially as related to preschoolers with communicative impairments. Applicants with previous experience in preschool populations, direct development and implementation of preschool policy and curriculum development, graduate student supervision, and teaching classes in a university setting will be given preference. Requirements: master’s degree in speech language pathology, ASHA CCC-SLP, and eligibility for Maryland licensure.  

To Apply

Complete an online application at https://ejobs.umd.edu (job position #119272).  Required materials include a letter of application, resume, personal statement describing how your interest and expertise qualify you for a clinical position in higher education (uploaded as a supplemental document), and the names/email addresses of three references.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.  For questions, contact Eusebia Mont (301-405-4237); emont@umd.edu).  UMCP is an equal opportunity employer.