The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at California State University, Fullerton, invites applications for a tenure-track assistant/associate professor beginning in August 2019. The Department strives to further CSUF's identity as an institution that welcomes and embraces diversity.
We strongly encourage applications from candidates who can demonstrate through their teaching, research or service that they can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our community.
Position Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate/graduate courses in communicative disorders with an emphasis in Augmentative Alternative Communication (AAC). Faculty members are expected to engage in a systematic program of scholarly research, actively participate in faculty governance, serve on committees, develop curriculum, provide academic advisement, and engage in activities that benefit the university/community in ways that support an equitable and inclusive environment for colleagues and students.
Doctorate in speech-language pathology, speech science, or its equivalent (primary expertise in AAC and additional expertise in at least one of the following areas: multicultural concerns, neurogenic disorders, autism spectrum disorder, research methods, or pediatric medical SLP; strong candidate in other areas of expertise will be considered; ABD will be considered but must have doctorate completed before appointment date.
Earned ASHA CCC-SLP and qualified for immediate California licensure in speech-language pathology.
Experience and evidence of teaching effectiveness in the area of AAC.
Evidence of research potential leading to scholarly publications in the area of AAC.
Must have an established record of research productivity and clinical expertise to be appointed at the associate level.
Must be able to interact successfully with students, staff, and colleagues within a diverse academic learning community with a strong global orientation.
Research that integrates evidence-based practice
Experience in clinical supervision in the university setting or with students in programs
Demonstrated teaching experience with a diverse student population
Demonstrated awareness and sensitivity to all aspects of cultural diversity/difference
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.
Rank and Salary This is a tenure-track position at assistant or associate professor level. Salary is highly competitive and commensurate with rank, experience and qualifications. Summer research grants, moving expenses, start-up funds, and reduced teaching load may be available. An excellent comprehensive benefits package is available, which includes health, vision and dental plans; spouse, domestic partner and/or dependent fee waiver; access to campus child-care; and a defined-benefit retirement plan provided through the state system, along with optional tax-sheltering opportunities. For a summary of the description of benefits, go to http://hr.fullerton.edu/payroll_benefits/HealthCarePlans.php
Appointment Date August 2019 or later
Application Procedures A complete on-line application must be submitted in order to receive consideration. To apply, please go to http://apps.fullerton.edu/facultyrecruitment to view all job listings and select 10419BR to begin the application process and provide the following materials:
A cover letter describing your experience with the required and preferred (if applicable) qualifications, including a student success statement about your teaching or other experiences, successes, and challenges in teaching or working with a diverse student population
Student evaluations of teaching and other evidence of teaching effectiveness if available
A current curriculum vitae
A minimum of three letters of recommendation (see instructions below)
On the References page of the online application, enter information and email addresses for three referents who will provide confidential letters of reference for your application. They will immediately receive a request via email along with information on uploading their letters. You will be able to verify that each letter has been received by CSUF by logging back in to the recruitment system.
Application Deadline Application review begins October 1, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.
The person holding this position is considered a mandated reporter under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 Revised July 21, 2017 as a condition of employment.
California State University Fullerton celebrates all forms of diversity and is deeply committed to fostering an inclusive environment within which students, staff, administrators and faculty thrive. Individuals interested in advancing the Universitys strategic diversity goals are strongly encouraged to apply. EEO employer. Reasonable accommodations will be provided for qualified applicants with disabilities who self-disclose.
California State University, Fullerton is a large, comprehensive, urban university with more than 4,100 full-and part-time faculty and staff members, and a diverse student body of 40,235 enrolled in Fall 2016. The university offers a broad spectrum of degree programs in liberal arts and sciences as well as applied and professional fields with 57 at the baccalaureate level and 52 graduate programs including a doctorate in education and doctor of nursing practice. Learning is preeminent at Cal State Fullerton. We combine the best qualities of teaching and research universities where actively engaged students, faculty and staff work in close collaborations to expand knowledge. Research and other creative activities are enhanced by the proximity of the campus to nationally recognized business, cultural, and educational institutions. Faculty members were awarded more than $21.4 million in grants and contracts for research and scholarly activities in 2015-16. The university has a longstanding tradition of collegial governance. Cal State Fullerton is strongly committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. CSUF is a designated Hispanic Serving Institution (the only one in Orange County) and an Asian American and Pacific Islander Serving Institution. We are ranked 6th in the nation in terms of baccalaureate degrees awarded to minorities. In addition to meeting fully its obligations under federal and state law, Cal State Fullerton is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population can live, work and learn in an atmosphere of tolerance, civility and respect for the rights and sensibilities of each individual. To that end, all qualified individuals will receive equal consideration without regard to economic status, race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin or cultural background, political views, sex or sexual orientation, disability or Veteran's status or other personal characteristics or beliefs.
Internal Number: 1237210
About California State University, Fullerton
California State University, Fullerton is a major regional university in a vital, flourishing area that includes Orange County, metropolitan Los Angeles and the expanding Inland Empire. The beautiful, 236-acre campus is set in Fullerton in north Orange County, about 25 miles from downtown Los Angeles and about 21 miles from nearby beaches. Cal State Fullerton has more than 37,000 students and approximately 1,800 full and part-time faculty members. The University offers 107 degree programs in eight colleges. Accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, CSUF is fourth in the nation for the number of bachelor's degrees awarded to minority students and first in California for the number of bachelor's degrees awarded to Hispanics.The University is one of the 23 campuses in the California State University System. Since the campus opened, CSUF has awarded degrees to more than 215,000 graduates. Many are leaders in business, government, education, and the arts.