Open Rank Faculty Position in the Department of Speech Language and Hearing Sciences
University of Colorado, Boulder

Position Description: 

The Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences (SLHS), University of Colorado, Boulder, invites applications for an Open Rank tenure-track faculty position. Candidates in all areas of Speech, Language or Hearing Science and/or Disorders will be considered. Preference will be given to senior faculty with leadership experience who will contribute to the leadership of the department. Candidates in all areas of Speech, Language or Hearing Science and/or Disorders are encouraged to apply. Minimum qualifications are: doctoral degree in Speech, Language and Hearing sciences or related fields.

As a faculty member in SLHS, the successful candidate will be expected to have an established and active research program with demonstrated success in securing extramural research funding. Candidates are expected to maintain their research program and have enthusiasm for undergraduate and graduate teaching. SLHS faculty are expected to teach and mentor students in the department's clinical Master's SLP and AUD programs and in the undergraduate and PhD programs.  

Salary and start-up are highly competitive and commensurate with experience. International candidates are welcome to apply. The SLHS department includes highly ranked, CAA accredited clinical graduate programs in SLP and Audiology and offers B.A., M.A., AuD, and Ph.D. degrees. More information can be found at:

The successful candidate will benefit from SLHS's thriving and dynamic ties with other offerings on the Boulder campus such as the Institute of Cognitive Science, the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, the Intermountain Neuroimaging Consortium, the Institute of Behavioral Genetics, the Department of Linguistics, and offerings on the Anschutz campus of the University of Colorado at Denver Medical School, such as the JFK partners Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (LEND) program, the Autism Treatment Network, Center for Aging and the Linda Crnic Institute for Down Syndrome. The College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Colorado Boulder is the intellectual core of the university, conducting research, scholarship, creative work and education in more than 60 fields. Our research generates new knowledge, solving some of the world's most critical problems. The college leads nationally in undergraduate and graduate education, bringing world-class research and scholarship to our students, both in and out of the classroom.The college is the academic home to all five of the university's Nobel laureates. Additionally, it is home to the university's four National Medal of Science winners, eight MacArthur "Genius Award" winners, 100 Fulbright Scholars, 17 Guggenheim Fellows, 14 Packard Fellows, 24 members of the National Academy of Sciences, and 23 members of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. CU-Boulder is the only university in the Rocky Mountain region in the American Association of Universities, a group of the nation's leading research institutions.

How to Apply: 

Candidates should submit a cover letter which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications. All applicants must submit a curriculum vitae listing their leadership experience, and research, teaching and service accomplishments. Applicants must provide statements describing their leadership, research and teaching philosophy. Applicants must also provide contact information for at least three references. We will pursue references when the candidate makes the short-list, with the candidate's permission.

To apply, please submit the materials listed for this posting at  (Posting: 13800) in PDF format, with the following naming convention: "LastName_FirstName_NameofDocument", i.e., Smith_John_CV. For questions, contact search committee chair Anu Sharma at [email protected] or (303) 492-5089. We will begin reviewing applications October 1, 2018 and will continue to review applications until the position is filled. The University of Colorado is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.