Department:Special Education and Clinical Sciences - CDS Program Rank:Assistant Professor, Clinical Annual Basis:9 Month
Review of Applications Begins Applications will be reviewed as needs arise
Special Instructions to Applicants Applications are completed online and must include: 1) a letter of interest indicating content area(s) or expertise and identifying position(s) and course subjects for which applicant wishes to be considered 2) a current résumé/curriculum vitae.
Applications will be accepted on a continuous basis. Screening of applications will take place as positions become available and will continue until positions are filled. This pool will remain active until June 30, 2020.
Department Summary The Department of Special Education and Clinical Sciences is one of four academic departments in the College of Education. It is comprised of three major programs: Communication Disorders and Sciences (CDS), School Psychology (SPSY), and Special Education (SPED). The Department offers degrees from undergraduate to master's and doctoral, as well as licensure and endorsement programs. The Special Education and Clinical Sciences Department is involved in collaborative efforts among all COE departments and institutes to support research across the College, outreach activities, and core requirements for the master's and doctoral programs.
The Communication Disorders and Sciences (CDS) Program offers a Communication Disorders and Sciences undergraduate and post-baccalaureate degree as well as a master's and a doctoral degree and a program of courses in American Sign Language. The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) accredits the program. CDS offers a four year undergrad program (125 students), a two year master's program (60 students), and a doctoral program (4 students). These programs require coordination with UO offices such as the Registrar and Graduate School.
Position Summary The Communication Disorders and Sciences program at the University of Oregon is seeking qualified applicants for its open clinical supervisor and instructor/lecturer pool. Positions are limited duration appointments potentially renewable for up to a total of three years. The department anticipates hiring assistant clinical professors for instruction and supervision of graduate level students in the university clinic and community practicum sites.
Topic areas for instruction and supervision may include audiology, augmentative and alternative communication, brain injury and cognitive rehabilitation, acquired adult language and motor speech disorders, speech fluency, communication delays and disorders and interventions for spec sound production, using oral and written language, preliteracy skills, reading comprehension and social interaction and other related areas.
Minimum Requirements • Master's Degree in Speech-Language Pathology or Audiology • Current Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech Language Pathology or Audiology from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association • Hold or obtain Oregon licensure in Speech-Language Pathology (for speech-language pathologists only)
Additional minimum requirements for Lecturer Rank: • Terminal Degree
Additional minimum requirements for clinical supervisors: • Current CPR certification
Professional Competencies • Excellent written and verbal communication skills • Commitment to working effectively with students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds
Additional professional competencies for clinical supervisors: • Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite • Competency communicating with other clinicians • Competency working with clients who are diverse in background
Preferred Qualifications Preferred qualifications for clinical supervisors: • Experience in clinical education or CF supervision • Three years' clinical experience post-Master's degree • Expertise in audiology, AAC, fluency, voice, bilingual assessment and intervention
Preferred qualifications for instructors/lecturers: • Experience in classroom teaching • Three years' clinical experience post-Master's degree • Expertise in audiology, AAC, fluency, voice, bilingual assessment and intervention
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