Department of Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology
College of Health Professions
Position: The College of Health Professions invites applications for a tenure-track, 10-month Assistant Professor position in the Department of Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology beginning August 2021.
Applicants should have a research doctoral degree (Ph.D.) in speech-language pathology. ABD applications will be considered with initial appointment at the Instructor rank; all degree requirements must be completed by February, 2022. ASHA CCC-SLP certification and current (or eligibility for) Maryland licensure are required.
Candidates should have research, clinical, and/or teaching experience in one or more of the following areas: voice disorders, motor speech disorders, and/or neurogenic communication disorders.
Responsibilities include undergraduate and graduate class instruction, research, and university, community, and professional service. Clinical supervision may also be included. Teach speech-language pathology-related courses in the Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programs in the Department of Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology.
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 (TU) 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 19,000 undergraduates and over 3,000 graduate students across six academic colleges (business, education, fine arts, health professions, liberal arts, science & mathematics), has over 865 full-time faculty, and offers more than 65 bachelor’s, 45 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.
Please click here to apply. Please note that the search number for which you are applying is CHP-3416.
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).