Assistant or Associate Professor of Audiology, University of Louisville School of Medicine
The Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery & Communicative Disorders, Program in Audiology is seeking applicants for a tenure or term- track faculty position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. This is a 12 month full time position. The Program of Audiology is an Au.D. only program; the only Au.D. program within the state of Kentucky. Primary responsibilities include: teaching audiology doctoral level courses, research, and student advising. The opportunity to provide direct clinical service while also mentoring students is available dependent upon interest. The Program is housed within the Health Sciences Campus in downtown Louisville. Opportunities for multidisciplinary interactions abound. Currently, 30+ Au.D. students are enrolled.
Faculty within the Program in Audiology have the opportunity to provide clinical service (and recruit research participants) alongside our otolaryngology and speech language pathology colleagues within the School of Medicine faculty private practice. Clinical services are provided in a downtown and suburban location, and beginning in 2018 we will also provide services in a state-of-the-art pediatric outpatient center. This center will be a foundation of interdisciplinary and innovative pediatric care and will undoubtedly foster a creative clinical research environment. Additional clinical sites are numerous including acute care hospitals, a major pediatric hospital, two V.A. hospitals, a school for deaf and hard-of-hearing children, and private practices.
Preference will be given to candidates 1) with research and teaching interests in areas that compliment current Program strengths, 2) with research activity commensurate with their level of experience, and 3) who have the CCC-A, and are eligible for a Kentucky License in Audiology. Questions about the position and/or the application process may be directed to Dr. Jill Preminger, jill.preminger@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Living in Louisville, Kentucky
Louisville is a progressive community of nearly 1 million people with a robust economy and flourishing arts and food scene. Situated on the banks of the Ohio River, Louisville boasts a cost of living that is substantially lower than the national average. With such a vibrant quality of life, Louisville is a great place to call home.
Candidates should possess a terminal degree in Audiology or a related field (Ph.D., Au.D., or Au.D./Ph.D.) with research experience. This is a 12-month, tenure- or term-track position beginning July 2017.
Applications must be submitted on-line via the "Online App. Form.” Please apply online at https://highereddecisions.com/uofl/current_vacancies.asp The job ID # is UL717. You will be asked to electronically complete a Self-ID form and submit (1) a letter of interest outlining qualifications, research interests and teaching interests, (2) your curriculum vita, and (3) three letters of reference.
Equal Employment Opportunity
The University of Louisville is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity, Americans with Disabilities Employer, committed to diversity and in that spirit, seeks applications from a broad variety of candidates.