Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences, University of Connecticut

Position ID:UConn-Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences-2017657 [#9310, 2017657]
Position Title: Clinical Instructor, Audiologist
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Storrs, Connecticut 06269, United States [map]
Subject Area: Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences / audiology
Appl Deadline:none (posted 2017/06/30)
Position Description:    

The Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences at the University of Connecticut seeks an Audiologist/Clinical Supervisor to provide services and to supervise the practicum experience of graduate students in a busy university clinic. 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Direct service to and supervision of service to adults and children referred for audiologic assessment, treatment – including assistive listening devices- and counseling related to hearing impairment. 

The candidate must be able to demonstrate current techniques reflecting contemporary knowledge about hearing disorders, their diagnosis and treatment, including the use of objective measures such as otoacoustic emissions, VNG, ABR, and real ear measures.  The candidate must be knowledgeable of a wide variety of assistive listening devices and up-to-date hearing aid technology.  The candidate must be able to demonstrate methods and approaches suitable for supervising graduate students in all phases of their clinical practicum experiences.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  1. Doctor of Audiology
  2. At least two years of clinical experience
  3. ASHA CCC in Audiology
  4. Hold or be eligible for Connecticut license as an Audiologist.
  5. Experience with hearing aid dispensing

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  1. The ability to demonstrate current techniques reflecting contemporary knowledge about hearing disorders, their diagnosis and treatment, including the use of objective measurement such as otoacoustic emissions, VNG, ABR and real ear measures
  2. Be knowledgeable of a wide variety of assistive listening devices and up to date hearing aid technology and able to demonstrate methods suitable for supervising graduate students in all phases of their clinical practicum experiences. 
  3. Familiarity with electrophysiological techniques preferred. 
  4. Prior supervisory preparation/experience preferred. 
  5. Three letters of recommendation required. 

APPOINTMENT TERMS

This position is a nine-month, non-tenure track position with reappointment annually with an anticipated start date of August 23, 2017.  Summer employment may be expected with the schedule and frequency determined by clinic need.   The academic program is accredited by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association.  Candidate will be included in the university's AAUP bargaining unit.

TO APPLY

Select “Apply” to be redirected to Academic Jobs Online to complete your application. Please submit a cover letter, resume and three letters of recommendation that demonstrate how you meet the minimum qualifications and any preferred qualifications you may have for this position. Screening of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Employment of the successful candidate will be contingent upon the successful completion of a pre-employment criminal background check. (Search # 2017657)

All employees are subject to adherence to the State Code of Ethics which may be found at http://www.ct.gov/ethics/site/default.asp.


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Further Info:
http://slhs.uconn.edu/
 
Department of Speech, Language, and Hearing Sciences
University of Connecticut
850 Bolton Road, Unit 1085
Storrs, CT 06269-1085

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