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Asst Professor of Practice - Speech, Language & Hearing Sciences

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Job Location:
Communication Sciences and Disorders


HSC - Lubbock

Position Description

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Values-Based Culture
Carnegie Classification
Hispanic-Serving Institution

The Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center invites applications for a 12-month non-tenure-track Assistant Professor of Practice position for the Speech-Language Pathology program.  Candidates must have expertise and qualifications in assessing and treating communication, cognitive, and feeding disorders in the pediatric population. This position will require the individual to provide and supervise clinical services for patients in the TTUHSC Speech, Language, and Hearing Clinic and various other settings (e.g., schools) in Lubbock, Texas.

The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) has as its major objectives the provision of high-quality education, research, and client/community service to meet client and caregiver needs as part of an interprofessional collaborative team.  Our university is committed to promoting diversity and inclusion.  We encourage applicants of all backgrounds to apply.

The Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, administratively housed in the School of Health Professions, offers two undergraduate programs (traditional Bachelor's and a post-baccalaureate) and three graduate programs (Master's in SLP, AuD, and the Communication Disorders concentration for the PhD in Rehabilitation Science). The Speech, Language, and Hearing Clinic offers assessment and intervention for adults and children with speech, language, and hearing disorders, and serves as a major resource for interprofessional education, practice, and research.  More information about the department and its programs can be found at

Department: Speech-Language Pathology Lbk

Major/Essential Functions
  • Supervise and mentor graduate student clinicians in various settings.

  • Provide clinical services to patients in various settings.

  • Provide service to the department, university, and profession.

  • Participate in clinical simulations and offer guest lectures as requested.

  • Participate in professional development.

Required Qualifications
* Master's degree or higher in Speech-Language Pathology.
* Evidence of at least 10 years of clinical practice with a focus on pediatric services.
* Demonstrated commitment to working with graduate student clinicians.
* ASHA certification (CCC-SLP) and Texas licensure (or eligibility).

Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Resume / CV

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan website.

EEO Statement
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

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Pay Basis: Monthly

Pay Grade Minimum
Salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills

Pay Grade Maximum
Salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills

Travel Required: Up to 25%

Does this position work in a research laboratory?: No
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