Assistant/Associate Professor Audiology: The Department of Communication Disorders and Sciences at California State University Northridge announces two tenure-track positions for individuals possessing an earned doctorate in audiology (Ph.D. or Au.D.) or closely related field. The positions are at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor depending upon teaching, clinical, research, and professional service experience. ABD’s may be considered.
Successful candidates should have broad academic and clinical backgrounds that qualify them to teach undergraduate audiology and speech-language pathology courses as well as graduate courses for the Doctorate in Audiology (Au.D.) program, and provide supervision for clinical services in audiology. Each position requires possession of, or immediate eligibility to attain and hold, California licensure both in audiology and hearing aid dispensing, as well as the Certificate of Clinical Competence in audiology from the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Other related professional licenses and certificates are desirable. Applicants must demonstrate a commitment and ability to teach, mentor and work with a diverse student and faculty environment.
Applicants may be requested to provide verification of terminal degrees, licenses and certificates.
Internal Number: Faculty Hire #19-20
About California State University Northridge
About the Department:
The Department of Communication Disorders and Sciences has a three-dimensional mission incorporating teaching, research and service for the advancement of human potential in speech, voice, language and hearing. As part of a comprehensive university system dedicated to undergraduate and graduate instruction, teaching is always regarded as the first priority.
The Department of Communication Disorders and Sciences offers an undergraduate degree in Audiology and, at the beginning the 2018-2019 academic year, will offering a Doctor of Audiology (Au.D.). The Department also offers an undergraduate degree and masters degree in the discipline of Speech-Language Pathology, including an on-line M.S. degree program in speech-language pathology. Its speech-language pathology programs are accredited by the Council on Academic Accreditation of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing. The Department is one of the institution’s departments that are collectively accredited by the National Council on Accreditation in Teacher Education. The Department’s website address is: http://hhd.csun.edu/comdis/.
Th...e Department and its offices, classrooms, laboratories and clinical Center are housed in a 35,000 square foot, three-story facility. The audiology wing offers two complete audiology test suites, as well as labs for auditory electro-physiology (ABR and OAE), ENG and VAT, computerized platform posturography, a hearing aid dispensary, and an ear mold and real ear testing lab. Speech-language pathology facilities include 12 individual treatment rooms and 10 larger, group treatment spaces, all with direct observation and video recording capability. There are research spaces and newly acquired instrumentation for speech science, swallowing, and related laboratories. Other facility features include a clinic business office to support 15,000 annual client visits for services in language, speech and hearing disorders, classrooms, clinical observation rooms and conference rooms with multi-media infrastructure.