|Working Title||Associate Professor|
|Appointment Type||Permanent - Full Time|
|FTE||1=9/10 month -Faculty only|
|If time limited, duration date|
|Primary Function of Organizational Unit||
The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) offers a master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology and has 15 full-time academic faculty and clinical educators. As one of the campuses of the University of North Carolina (UNC) system, NCCU is located in Durham near the Research Triangle Park. The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSD) is a full-time, campus-based graduate program and features a curriculum that intergrates research, evidence-based clinical experiences, and a focus on serving diverse populations. The Master of Science degree program in speech-language pathology is accredited by the Council of Academic Accreditation (CAA) in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. The NCCU Speech, Language, and Hearing Clinic provides speech, language, and hearing evaluations and treatment services for monolingual and bilingual clients from birth through adult age.
|Primary Purpose of Position||
Responsibilities of this position include instruction, advising, development of an ongoing research program, pursuit of funding opportunities, and service. Additional duties may include some clinical supervision and direction of student research. This position will also enable the program to maintain accreditation by the CAA in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology.
|Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities||
Candidates with expertise in cultural-linguistic diversity, bilingualism, and/or complex communication needs will receive preferential consideration. Other areas of expertise will be considered. Candidates must be aware of the current trends of the profession and have knowledge of developmental disabilities, neurogenic disorders, and disabilities across the life span. Applicants across relevant areas of expertise with competitive research and teaching records are encouraged to apply. A commitment to effective teaching is expected and a capacity for achieving extramural support is desired.
Earned doctorate (ABD considered) in Speech-Language Pathology, Speech and Hearing Science, or a related discipline. Candidates must have a Certificate of Clinical Competence in SLP and be eligible for North Carolina Licensure.
|Licenses or Certification required by Statute or Regulation||
Certificate of Clinical Competence in Speech-Language Pathology from ASHA; possess or eligible for NC Licensure in Speech Pathology.
|Equal Opportunity Employer||
North Carolina Central University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
|Date desired for closing or initial review|
|Open Until Filled||Yes|
|Date Position Available|
|Special Instructions to Applicants|
NCCU COVID Vaccination Policy
Effective October 2021, as a condition of employment, North Carolina Central University requires all employees to provide documentation of full COVID-19 vaccination OR be subject to weekly COVID-19 testing provided on campus OR have an approved exemption. Full-vaccination status does not require a COVID-19 booster at this time. This is not a vaccination mandate. Employees may request to test off campus and upload weekly test results at their expense. Home-test results are not accepted. Only vaccinated persons or those with an approved vaccination exemption on file are permitted to travel on NCCU business.