Department of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology
College of Health Professions
Position: The College of Health Professions invites applications for three tenure-track, 10-month Assistant Professor positions in the Department of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology beginning August, 2021.
Research doctoral degree (PhD) degree in audiology or related area. ABD applications will be considered with initial appointment at the Instructor rank; all degree requirements must be completed by February, 2022. The Department encourages applicants to apply who have ASHA CCC-A certification and current (or eligible for) Maryland licensure.
Candidates should have research, clinical, and/or teaching experience in one or more of the following areas: advanced diagnostics, vestibular diagnosis, auditory processing disorders, hearing aids, aural rehabilitation, and/or electrophysiology.
Teach audiology-related courses in the Audiology Clinical Doctoral (AuD) and Bachelor’s degree programs in the Department of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology at Towson University. Undergraduate and graduate class instruction, research, and university, community, and professional service. Supervision of clinical services may also be included.
The Department of Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology currently has 16 full-time faculty who teach nearly 250 undergraduate students. The Department’s graduate programs enroll over 85 students in the Master’s degree program in Speech-Language Pathology, and over 60 students in an Audiology clinical doctorate program. The Department values diversity and inclusion and encourages interdisciplinary activities. The Department has two main clinical centers, the Speech & Language Center and the Hearing & Balance Center; these two centers are part of the College’s Institute for Well-Being, which is the University’s premiere interprofessional education and practice center. Towson University offers excellent fringe benefits, including health and life insurance, pension plan, and tuition waiver for employees and immediate family.
Towson University (www.towson.edu) was founded in 1866, is recognized by U. S. News and World Reports as one of the top public universities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions, is Baltimore’s largest university, and is the largest public, comprehensive institution in the University of Maryland System. TU enrolls almost 20,000 undergraduates and more than 3,000 graduate students across six academic colleges (business, education, fine arts, health professions, liberal arts, science & mathematics), has over 900 full-time faculty, and offers more than 65 bachelor’s, 47 master’s, and 5 doctoral programs. Our centrally located campus sits on 330 rolling green acres and is 10 miles north of Baltimore, 45 miles north of Washington D.C., and 95 miles south of Philadelphia.
Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled.
Click here to apply. Please note that the search number for which you are applying is CHP-3413.
A Criminal Background Investigation is required for the hired candidate and the results may impact employment.
Towson University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and has a strong institutional commitment to diversity. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
About Towson University
The largest comprehensive university in the Baltimore area, Towson University is nationally recognized for its excellent programs in the arts and sciences, communications, business, health professions, education, fine arts and computer information systems. Located in suburban Towson, eight miles north of Baltimore, our beautifully landscaped, 328-acre setting offers a pleasant environment for study and a diverse campus life, as well as easy access to a wealth of university and community resources. Towson University's educational experience branches out to off-campus locations throughout Maryland, including a number of online options. Our many interdisciplinary partnerships with public and private organizations throughout Maryland provide opportunities for research, internships and jobs. Towson University is a founding member of the Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities (CUMU).