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Rangos School

We welcome you to apply for the following faculty appointments:

Assistant Professor, Speech-Language Pathology

To apply, please visit http://apply.interfolio.com/52609.

The Department of Speech-Language Pathology in the John G. Rangos, Sr. School of Health Sciences at Duquesne University is seeking a 12-month, full-time tenure-track faculty member to teach and conduct research in the area of pediatric language (language disorders and/or normal language development). Start date: July 1, 2019.  Salary is competitive.

Primary Responsibilities:
• Conduct programmatic research in area of interest
• Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in language development and disorders
• Advise and mentor students
• Mentor high quality student research
• Contribute through university, school, departmental, and professional service activities

Additionally, this position offers a unique opportunity to serve in a consultant role as a member of the clinical team in the Language Disorders and Autism Clinic.

Required Attributes:
• Earned research doctorate in Speech-Language Pathology (Communication Sciences and Disorders) or related field
• Evidence of, or potential for, excellence in scholarship and teaching
• Clinical Certification from the American Speech-Language Hearing Association (CCC-SLP)
• Eligibility for Pennsylvania state license

Preferred Attributes (any of the following):
• Knowledge and experience in the any of the following areas: school-based speech-language pathology services, fluency disorders, pediatric feeding, early intervention, augmentative and alternative communication, and/or children with complex needs.

Alternately, the successful candidate may possess any equivalent combination of experience and training, which provides the knowledge, skills and abilities required to perform the essential job functions.

Catholic in its mission and ecumenical in spirit, Duquesne University values equality of opportunity as an educational institution and as an employer. We aspire to attract and sustain a diverse faculty and staff that reflects contemporary society, serves our academic goals and enriches our campus community. We particularly encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups and support dual-career couples through our charter membership in this region's HERC (http://www.hercjobs.org/oh-western-pa-wv/).

We invite applicants for this position to learn more about our university and its Spiritan heritage by visiting http://www.duq.edu/about/mission-and-identity/mission-statement. Those invited to campus for an interview may be asked about ways in which they see their talents contributing to the continued growth of our community and furthering its mission.

The Department Speech-Language Pathology at Duquesne University offers the nation's first guaranteed-seat, five-year program. Students are admitted as freshmen, earn bachelor's degree and, after their fifth year, a master's degree. The Department's educational model supports teacher-scholars with a commitment to integrate course work, clinical education, and individualized student mentorship.

Duquesne University is located in downtown Pittsburgh. Learn more about our city at https://www.visitpittsburgh.com/

To Apply: Duquesne University uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job applications electronically. Please submit a resume and a cover letter describing your interest in the position. Also, please request three confidential letters of recommendation to be submitted via Interfolio. To apply, please visit http://apply.interfolio.com/52609.

Questions may be directed to Dr. Sarah E. Wallace at 412-396-4219 or wallaces@duq.edu

Review of candidates will begin on receipt of applications and continue until the position is filled.