Speech Language Pathology (Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor)

Mount Pleasant, Michigan, United States

Job description

The Speech-Language Pathology Division in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at Central Michigan University (CMU) is recruiting for one full-time, 9-month tenure-track Assistant Professor, beginning August 20, 2018. The CMU Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders offers undergraduate and graduate degrees and is located in The Herbert H. and Grace A. Dow College of Health Professions. Starting salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Attractive benefits package and research support are available. Summer work opportunities exist.


  • Maintain a standard of excellence in teaching, research/scholarship and service as outlined by the CMU Faculty Agreement and the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders Bylaws.
  • Teaching. Teach undergraduate and graduate courses. Supervise graduate and undergraduate student clinicians providing speech-language pathology services.
  • Research. Conduct research and scholarly endeavors leading to publications and external grants. Direct student research.
  • Service. Involvement in campus and community service. Advise undergraduate and graduate students.Earned doctorate degree is required although ABD considered if it is clear the degree will be completed by the start of appointment; CCC-SLP required. Licensed as an SLP in Michigan or eligible for MI licensure. Expertise in one or more of the following areas: fluency, speech science/acoustic phonetics, child phonology; however, other areas of expertise may be considered. Effective oral/written communication skills required. Must have a demonstrated commitment to diversity. Ability to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodations.

How to apply

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Established in 1892, Central Michigan University has an enrollment of 27,000 students, including approximately 20,000 students on the university’s main campus. Classified by the Carnegie Foundation as a doctoral research university, CMU is recognized for strong undergraduate education and a range of focused graduate and research programs.

CMU, an AA/EO institution, strongly and actively strives to increase diversity within its community (see www.cmich.edu/aaeo/).