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Instructor - Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences

Company:
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
Job Location:
Category:
Communication Sciences and Disorders
Type:
Full-Time
Lubbock

38135BR

HSC - Lubbock

Position Description

Recognized as a "Great College to Work For - Honor Roll," TTUHSC provides much more than just a job!  Ready for a rewarding career where you can develop and grow?  Join us as we change the future of health care.

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 full-time, 12-month non-tenure-track clinical instructor position for the Speech-Language Pathology program.  Applicants must have at least 2 years of hands-on experience with assessing and treating communication, cognitive, and swallowing disorders in adults. Additionally, the successful applicant must complete the ASHA requirement for supervision of graduate interns.  This position will require the individual to provide and supervise clinical services to patients in the TTUHSC Speech, Language, and Hearing Clinic and at contracted sites such as the Montford Regional Medical Facility.

University:  The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) is a multi-campus institution, with the campus in Lubbock serving as the administrative center.   While there are four additional regional campuses, this position is solely for the Lubbock campus.  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.

Department:  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 http://www.ttuhsc.edu/health-professions/departments/default.aspx.

Location:  Lubbock, Texas is home to more than 252,000 residents and offers small-town hospitality in the center of the South Plains region.  For more information visit http://www.visitlubbock.org/.

Application Process: Review of applications will begin immediately. The position will remain open until filled or until an adequate applicant pool is established. Anticipated start date is September 1, 2024. Please submit a cover letter addressing qualifications, a curriculum vitae, and two professional references.


Department: Speech-Language Pathology Lbk

Major/Essential Functions
  • Supervise and mentor graduate student clinicians
  • Provide clinical services to patients, both at the TTUHSC clinic and at contracted sites
  • 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 2 years of clinical practice, with a focus on adult services
  • ASHA certification (CCC-SLP) and Texas licensure (or eligibility)
Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Professional/Personal References, 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.

Jeanne Clery Act
The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. To view this report, visit the TTUHSC Clery Act website.

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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