Clinical Assistant Professor – Communication Sciences and Disorders

The Communication Sciences and Disorders Department invites applications for a ten-month full-time clinical faculty position to begin in the Fall of 2018. The clinical faculty provides clinical education and instruction (supervision) to undergraduate and graduate students in the Nazareth College Clinics and in community-based outreach programs operated by the CSD Department. Undergraduate or graduate courses may be assigned, consistent with credentials and qualifications. This position requires clinical instruction (supervision) in Summer B (July to mid-August) and option(s) to teach/supervise in Summer A (mid –May-June) depending on availability. The CSD Department strongly supports the College’s commitment to diversity and inclusion. Prior experience and demonstrated success with diverse communities, clients, and students will be valued highly.

Brief Description of Duties and Responsibilities:

Supervise and clinically instruct undergraduate and graduate students according to ASHA standards, including direct supervision of diagnostic and therapy sessions, therapy planning, and evaluation of student clinical performance and review of student documentation. Guide students clinical learning in a high-volume, fast-paced campus based clinic. Interact with clients and families regarding clinical services. Coordinate and collaborate as part of an interprofessional team with clinical services in other Nazareth College clinics, as well as other sites in the community. Teach or team-teach academic and clinical education courses in area of expertise. Some early evening availability is required for clinical work. Participate in department meetings and departmental service. Assist with development and implementation of academic and clinical programs. Provide service to the College and professional communities.

Nazareth College, an independent, comprehensive institution with 2000 undergraduate and 800 graduate students, prepares its graduates to serve local and global communities through a wide range of liberal arts and professional programs. Nazareth seeks to hire faculty with a demonstrated commitment to excellent teaching, student success, and civic engagement, and an understanding of the educational benefits of ethnic and racial diversity in the campus community. The college is located minutes from downtown Rochester, New York, a city noted for its rich arts and cultural community and its international businesses and industry. Applications from candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology
New York State licensure as an SLP
Five years of clinical experience in the B-21 population
Two years clinical supervision experience
Experience working as part of an Interprofessional team


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