Viterbo University
  • 25-Jan-2021 to Until Filled (EST)
  • College of Nursing and Health (CNH)
  • La Crosse, WI, USA
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Viterbo University is seeking applications for the Founding Director and Associate/Full Professor of the Speech-Language Pathology Program in the College of Nursing and Health. This is a 12-month, tenure-track faculty position. The founding director will be actively involved in the development of a communication disorders undergraduate major and a master of science in speech-language pathology including curriculum design, faculty recruitment and development, teaching, scholarship, accreditation with the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology & Speech Language Pathology (CAA) and approval with the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction (WI-DPI). The director will cultivate partnerships with speech-language pathologists and community-based organizations for clinical placements in the La Crosse, WI area.

Minimum Qualifications: The successful candidate will have an EdD or a PhD in Speech-Language Pathology, Speech and Hearing Sciences, Communication Science Disorders or related field, eligibility for Wisconsin Licensure, post-secondary teaching experience and demonstrated leadership capabilities and experience.

Rank and Salary: Appointment is at the rank of Associate Professor or higher dependent on experience/qualifications with a 12-month appointment beginning fall 2021 or spring/fall 2022. Salary is competitive with other private institutions of similar size, mission, and educational philosophy.

About Viterbo University: Viterbo University is a Catholic, Franciscan, liberal arts institution located in scenic La Crosse, Wisconsin, which has been rated as one of the top places to live in the US. The region features an attractive cost of living, beautiful bluffs and coulees, three major rivers including the Mississippi River, world-class health care and education systems, and easy access to major cities in Wisconsin, Minnesota and Illinois.

To apply, please complete the online employment application and upload the following:

  1. Letter of application indicating interest and qualifications
  2. Curriculum vitae
  3. Statement of teaching philosophy and areas of speech-language pathology experience
  4. Transcripts (initial submission may be unofficial copies)
  5. Three professional references and contact information

Evaluation of applications will begin when they are received and will continue until the position is filled.

Viterbo University is an equal opportunity employer and encourages nominations and candidacy of historically underrepresented groups.

Contact Information: Debra Daehn Zellmer, MSW, Assistant Dean, College of Nursing and Health; Viterbo University, 900 Viterbo Drive, La Crosse, WI 54601.

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