University of Houston Clinical Assistant Professor - Audiology in Houston, Texas

Job Description

The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, a CAA-accredited program in Speech-Language Pathology at the University of Houston, seeks applicants for a twelve-month, non-tenure-track clinical faculty position, effective Fall 2016. Minimum qualifications include: earned AuD or AuD/PhD in Communication Sciences and Disorders or related field, ASHA clinical certification, experience in clinical audiology and current eligibility for Texas state licensing as clinical audiologist. Teaching experience at the university level strongly preferred. Responsibilities include providing audiology services in a university speech-language-hearing clinic and teaching undergraduate classes in audiology and aural rehabilitation.

The University of Houston, a Carnegie designated Tier One public research university, is centrally located in the vibrant international city of Houston, Texas. The fourth largest city in the nation, Houston is a dynamic cultural and business center. The University of Houston is located with convenient access to downtown and within four miles of the nationally and internationally recognized Texas Medical Center, with more than 30 medical facilities affording numerous opportunities for collaboration. Each year UH educates over 39,000 students and is one of the most culturally diverse campuses in the U.S. The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders ( has approximately 375 undergraduate and 80 graduate students and offers B.A. and B.S. degrees in Communication Sciences and Disorders, a post-baccalaureate leveling program and an M.A. degree in Speech-Language Pathology. Our on-campus clinic provides services to the greater Houston area that represents diverse racial/ethnic backgrounds, ages, disorders and etiologies.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applications must include: letter of interest with stated qualifications for the position, curriculum vitae, teaching statement and a summary of teaching experience (if applicable) and the names of three references. Copies of representative scholarly work and summaries of supervisory and/or teaching evaluations are also welcome. Transcripts from all educational institutions and written letters of recommendation will be requested from final candidates.

Questions regarding the application or position may be forwarded to Dr. Margaret Blake at

The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum qualifications for this position include:

  • earned AuD or AuD/ PhD in Communication Sciences and Disorders or related field

  • ASHA clinical certification

  • experience in clinical audiology and current eligibility for Texas state licensing as clinical audiologist

Preferred Qualifications

Job Title: Clinical Assistant Professor - Audiology

Posting Number: F00317

Department: Communication Disorders:H0087

Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience

Benefits Eligible?: Yes

Full-time/Part-time Status: Full-time

Special Instructions to the Applicant: Official transcripts are required for a faculty appointment and will be requested upon selection of final candidate. All positions at the University of Houston are security sensitive and will require a criminal history check.

Desired Employee Start Date: 09/01/2017

Posting Open Date: 10/10/2016

Open Until Filled?: Yes