Assistant Professor, Communication Sciences & Disorders

SUNY College At Plattsburgh
March 20, 2023
Offerd Salary:$57,000
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Contract Type:Open-ended
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Search Number PJ # 7060

Title Assistant Professor, Communication Sciences & Disorders Category Academic Department Communication Sciences & Disorders About Our College:

Situated in one of the world's most beautiful regions – SUNY Plattsburgh's main campus is on Lake Champlain between the Adirondack Mountains of New York and Green Mountains of Vermont. SUNY Plattsburgh is a vibrant, public, comprehensive college, and member of the State University of New York's (SUNY) comprehensive system of higher education committed to student- centered academic excellence. While the college enrolls more than 5,200 students in 70+ baccalaureate, certificate, and master's programs, an average class size of 22 students allows the individual attention necessary to ensure that its graduates are educated to succeed in an increasingly complex, multicultural and interdependent world.

About The Position:

The School of Education, Health and Human Services prepares students for successful entry into their profession. We focus on an ethical approach to human well-being and encourage critical thinking and practical application. The Communication Sciences and Disorders ( CSD) program provides an academic and clinical professional education for students whose primary goal is to serve children and adults who have impairments of communication and swallowing. Our undergraduate program has a proud history of preparing students for graduate programs in SLP and audiology. Our graduate program has a proud history of preparing qualified speech-language pathologists.

The successful candidate will be committed to excellence in teaching, research, and service. This 10-month, tenure-track position requires teaching courses in areas of interest and expertise, and providing clinical education to students in the on-campus Speech and Hearing Center, if a Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) is held. Teaching load will include graduate and undergraduate courses that incorporate clinical reasoning and evidence-based practice and could include areas such as Language and Literacy, Neurogenic, Dysphagia, Motor Speech Disorders, Social/Cognitive Aspects of Communication, Multiculturalism, and/or Audiology. The successful candidate may be asked to teach courses in a distance learning format. Further responsibilities also include research/scholarship and service to the department and college. As SUNY Plattsburgh is an institution that delivers high-quality educational experiences to a diverse group of learners, the successful candidate must demonstrate an understanding of and sensitivity to diversity, inclusion, and equity-minded policies, programs and practices.

Required Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in speech-language pathology or audiology is required for appointment as Assistant Professor. ABDs will be considered for appointment at a lesser (qualified) rank and salary, upon proof that the applicant's defense of their dissertation will be scheduled within the first year of the appointment. A successful ABD applicant will receive promotion to the rank of Assistant Professor and a salary increment at the start of the semester following the award of the terminal degree. An ABD will be limited to a one-year appointment, subject to renewal for one year only (2 years maximum).
  • An Audiologist would need to have, or be eligible for, NYS licensure. If unlicensed at the time of appointment, an Audiologist would be required to submit their application for NYS licensure within the first semester of appointment.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively and collegially with faculty, staff, and administrator
  • Preferred Qualifications:

  • Teaching experience
  • Clinical experience beyond Clinical Fellowship
  • Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)
  • Supervisory experience
  • Active program of research or focused research area of interest
  • Holds, or has eligibility for, New York State licensure in Speech-Language Pathology
  • About Our Community:

    The College's 256-acre campus sits on the edge of the city's downtown area. Plattsburgh is home to a variety of arts and cultural venues, including the nearly 100-year-old Strand Theatre. Our active waterfront location features a small town feel combined with the advantages and opportunities of a larger urban center. The Plattsburgh area offers excellent schools, a vast health network and elder care services, along with wide retail offerings. It is an emerging home to microbreweries, wineries, community supported agriculture and more. The campus is within easy traveling distance to Montreal, Quebec; Lake Placid, N.Y.; and Burlington, V.T.

    Salary $57,000 minimum, plus excellent benefits Closing Date Open Until Filled Yes To receive full consideration, supply all requested documents by: 03/20/2023 Special Instructions to Applicants

    Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Please submit a cover letter, resume/CV, a one-page statement regarding how you have contributed to equity and inclusion at your organization and how you would like to contribute to institutional equity at SUNY Plattsburgh, unofficial transcripts, and contact information for three references. Additional information may be requested at a later step in the process. Official transcripts from an accredited institution will be required prior to employment.

    EEO Statement

    SUNY Plattsburgh is an equal opportunity employer, committed to excellence through diversity. As an equal opportunity employer and a government contractor subject to VEVRAA, SUNY Plattsburgh complies with hiring regulations regarding sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, age and veteran status.

    Pay Equity Statement

    Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at [email protected]

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