Speech, Language, Hearing Sciences Tenure -Track Faculty (Category I)

Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number F00505
Position Title Speech, Language, Hearing Sciences Tenure -Track Faculty (Category I)
Position Number F 414
Salary for Announcement

Commensurate with experience and education

Employee Category Faculty
Department CAS - Comm Arts & Sciences
EClass Code FT Faculty-10 mo with benes
Position Summary

The Department of Communication Arts and Sciences, Metropolitan State University of Denver is seeking applications for two full-time tenure-track faculty members in our Speech, Language, Hearing Sciences (SLHS) Program beginning August 2018. For over thirty years, MSU Denver has offered a bachelor’s degree in SLHS. We aim to build upon our highly regarded undergraduate program to create an accredited graduate program in speech-language pathology. We are particularly interested in applicants who share in this programmatic vision. Successful applicants will also demonstrate a commitment to teaching excellence as well as pursue scholarly activities and professional development; advise and mentor students from a large, diverse urban population and engage in appropriate University and professional service.

The University is particularly interested in applicants who have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for under-represented groups.

Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer.


Teach 12 credit hours per semester of introductory and advanced undergraduate coursework in communication sciences and disorders. Advise undergraduate and post-bachelor students and participate in curriculum development. Conduct research and engage in scholarly activities related to the discipline. Perform professional service for the university, profession and community. Serve on departmental, university and professional committees.

Teaching may include online, face to face, and hybrid instruction; face to face instruction may include day, evening and weekend as needed.

Required Qualifications

Earned doctorate in speech-language pathology, audiology, education, or linguistics. ABD applicants with an anticipated dissertation completion date by the end of 2018 will also be considered.

Preferred Qualifications

• Teaching experience in communication development and disorders across the lifespan.
• Certificate of clinical competence in speech-language pathology from the American Speech Language-Hearing Association
• Clinical experience in speech-language pathology
• Proficiency with American Sign Language
• Strong collaboration skills
• Knowledge/use of educational teaching technology
• Experience working with and sensitivity to the needs of a diverse urban student population including (but not limited to) students of color, LBGTQIA students, students from low-income backgrounds, first-generation students, students with disabilities, undocumented students, non-traditional students, student veterans, and English-language learners.

Posting date 11/17/2017
Closing date 12/18/2017
Closing Instructions Close on Closing Date
Special Instructions to Applicants

IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply via the online application system, www.msudenverjobs.com.

This posting will be used to fill two positions.

References refers to a list of three professional references and their contact information.

In order for your application to be considered complete you must submit:
1) Curriculum Vitae;
2) Cover Letter;
3) References
4) Evidence of teaching effectiveness, and;
5) Copies of transcripts.
If you are submitting all of your transcripts via the online application system you will need to combine them into one document.
If you are unable to attach transcripts at the time of application please submit them to Dr. Jessica Rossi-Katz at jrossika@msudenver.edu.

Official transcripts will be required of the candidate selected for hire.

This posting will close at midnight MST on the closing date.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. References
  4. Other Document
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcripts

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you currently hold a certificate of clinical competence in speech-language pathology from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association?
    • Yes.
    • No.
  2. * What is your current salary?

    (Open Ended Question)

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