Misericordia University invites applications for two full-time (10 month), tenure-track positions in our Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) Department. Duties include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, engaging in scholarly activity, advising students, and participating in service for the department, college, and university. Clinical supervision opportunities are available if requested. Misericordia offers a 5-year combined undergraduate and graduate program. The SLP Department is housed in a state-of-the-art facility that includes academic offices, research labs, classrooms, and clinic rooms. Our cutting-edge technology includes socially assistive robots, fNIRS, Autonomic Nervous System software and hardware, ISCAN eye-gaze tracking devices, videostroboscopy, Motion Capture Technology, Intelligent Video Solutions for supervision, Sound-Isolation Room with Virtual Acoustic Environment, AAC equipment, Anatomage Virtual Dissection table, EEG, and VitalStim biofeedback systems. We also have research and clinical affiliations with area hospitals.
Misericordia University is committed to student, faculty, and staff diversity and values the educational benefit this brings to campus. Candidates should indicate any experience and/or leadership that contribute to this goal.
Qualifications for the position are: (1) Ph.D. or Ed.D. in Communication Sciences and Disorders or closely related field (ABD will be considered with documented status) and (2) teaching and research experience. Candidates with the certificate of clinical competence in speech-language pathology are preferred. Candidates with clinical expertise, teaching experience, and research in dysphagia and/or neurogenic communication disorders are preferred. Salary is commensurate with education and experience. Summer teaching is available. Inquiries only should be directed to Dr. Glen Tellis, Search Committee Chair: (570) 674-6159, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Misericordia University is located adjacent to the Pocono Mountains region of Northeastern Pennsylvania, approximately 2 hours from New York City and Philadelphia. The University was founded in 1924 by the Sisters of Mercy and has a long history of providing the community with health care practitioners who are compassionate, well educated, and able to deal with the challenging demands of health care in today's society. The Speech-Language Pathology Department supports the mission of Misericordia University and its core values of mercy, service, justice, and hospitality.
For consideration, please submit (1) a letter of application (including your telephone number & e-mail address), (2) curriculum vitae, (3) teaching philosophy, (4) graduate academic transcript, and (5) names of three references by email to email@example.com. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Start date is Fall 2024.