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University of Utah Speech-Language Pathology, Assistant Professor (Clinical) in Salt Lake City, Utah

Position Information

Position/Rank Assistant or Associate Professor (Clinical)

Department 00199 - Communication Sci & Disorders

City Salt Lake City, UT

Track Non Tenure Track

New Position to Begin 08/01/2022

Details

Position Description: Assistant Professor (Clinical), Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic. Full time, 12-month position beginning August 1, 2022. Responsible for providing direct patient-student supervision in the University of Utah Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic, and may be assigned to provide supervision in contracted off-campus facilities. In addition to clinical teaching, clinical faculty may be assigned to serve on departmental and university committees and may be assigned to teach academic courses at the discretion of the Department Chair. The University of Utah Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic is a national leader in educational and community-based practice. The Speech-Language-Hearing Clinic is currently in an expansion phase with significant growth occurring in the past five years.

Minimum Qualifications:

1. Master’s or PhD in Speech-Language Pathology.

2. ASHA CCC - SLP and eligible for Utah license (prior to starting the position).

3. At least 5 years of licensed clinical experience beyond the Clinical Fellowship. (1- 2 years or more of University supervision and/or teaching experience preferred).

4. Assessment and intervention experience in preschool speech and language disorders and experience in at least two additional areas including pediatric feeding disorders, AAC , voice disorders, swallowing disorders, fluency disorders, adult neurogenic communication disorders, early intervention, autism and/or school-age speech and language disorders.

5. Ability to effectively interact with co-workers and clients with diverse ethnic backgrounds, religious views, cultural backgrounds, life-styles, sexual and gender orientations and treat everyone with respect and dignity.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

A. Clinical Supervision Duties/Responsibilities:

1. Clinical supervision of speech-language pathology graduate students in the U of U Speech-Language- Hearing clinic and contracted off-campus facilities as assigned by the Clinic Director.

2. Supervise graduate students in development and completion of required clinical documentation (i.e., SOAP notes, progress reports, diagnostic reports, etc.).

3. Coordinate with Clinic Director and clinic staff to complete documentation required for third-party billing and adhere to required deadlines.

4. Assist the Clinic Director in development and scheduling of assigned clinical caseload each semester.

5. Maintain compliance with departmental policies and ASHA requirements regarding required minimum standards for observation/oversight of graduate student clinicians’ treatment and diagnostic activities.

6. Attend regularly scheduled faculty meetings.

7. Attend continuing education activities to maintain ASHA CCC and Utah State licensure CEU requirements.

8. Other duties as assigned by the Clinic Director and/or Department Chair.

B. Department Duties/Responsibilities

1. Attend faculty meetings.

2. Serve on department committees.

3. Serve on University Committees.

4. Other duties (e.g., academic teaching) as assigned by the Department Chair.

Salary and Rank: Academic rank and salary is competitive and will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The University of Utah offers an excellent benefits package.

University/Program: The University of Utah is a Doctoral/Research Extensive University with 34,000 students from every state and over 100 foreign countries. The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders ( www.health.utah.edu/csd/ ) is located in the College of Health and currently includes 14 full-time faculty, 100 undergraduate students and 100 graduate students. Both the Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology programs are CAA accredited.

Community: Salt Lake City is a beautiful city of 250,000 in a major metropolitan area of 1.5 million, nestled in the foothills of the Wasatch Mountains. Utah’s great outdoors are close by, offering activities from world class skiing, hiking, and mountain biking in the spectacular canyons surrounding the city. The city is cosmopolitan with easy access to theater, the arts, sports, entertainment and nightlife. Downtown Salt Lake City and the University are accessible by light rail to the suburbs. Salt Lake City has been consistently rated as one of the best cities in the United States to live and work.

Application: Screening of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Upload (1) a statement of professional experience/interests including teaching and/or clinical supervision experience, (2) resume/CV, and (3) the contact information for three references.

Apply at: https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/129770

For information contact: Michael Blomgren, Ph.D., CCC - SLP , Professor & Department Chair, University of Utah, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, (801) 585-6152. michael.blomgren@health.utah.edu .

The University of Utah Health (U of U Health) is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. The U of U Health values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to our mission.

EEO/Non-Discrimination Information

The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students, staff, faculty and patients from diverse backgrounds and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education, employment opportunities, and quality healthcare for historically underrepresented groups.

Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information, or protected veteran’s status. The University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in the education program or activity that it operates, as required by Title IX and 34 CFR part 106. The requirement not to discriminate in education programs or activities extends to admission and employment. Inquiries about the application of Title IX and its regulations may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator, to the Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, or both.

To request a reasonable accommodation for a disability or if you or someone you know has experienced discrimination or sexual misconduct including sexual harassment, you may contact the Director/Title IX Coordinator in the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action:

Director/ Title IX Coordinator

Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action ( OEO /AA)

135 Park Building

Salt Lake City, UT 84112

801-581-8365

oeo@utah.edu

Online reports may be submitted at oeo.utah.edu

For more information: https://www.utah.edu/nondiscrimination/

To inquire about this posting, email:employment@utah.edu (%20employment@utah.edu) or call 801-581-2300.

Notice

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“ URS ”). Eligible new hires with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in URS if they make the election before they become eligible for retirement (usually the first day of work). Contact Human Resources at (801) 581-7447 for information. Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS are subject to URS’ post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen and immunizations.

Special Instructions for Candidates

Application: Screening of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Upload (1) a statement of professional experience/interests including teaching and/or clinical supervision experience, (2) resume/CV, and (3) the contact information for three references.

Apply at: https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/129770

For information contact: Michael Blomgren, Ph.D., CCC - SLP , Professor & Department Chair, University of Utah, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, (801) 585-6152. michael.blomgren@health.utah.edu .

Open Date 03/04/2022

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Requisition Number PRN02933F

Type Faculty