Dalhousie University, School of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Halifax, NS

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Speech-Language Pathology

 

Dalhousie University, School of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Faculty of Health
Probationary Instructor – Speech-language Pathology

The School of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Faculty of Health, at Dalhousie University invites applications for a .5 FTE probationary instructor position. The anticipated start date is April 1, 2020.

The successful candidate will be responsible for clinical supervision of students and teaching academic courses within the speech-language pathology curriculum. The successful candidate will also be responsible for developing and managing an in-house speech and language clinic, which will provide students with their first exposure to clinical education.

Applicants are required to hold a master’s degree in Speech-language Pathology and be eligible for certification by Speech-Language & Audiology Canada (SAC) and registration in the Nova Scotia College of Audiologists and Speech-Language Pathologists (NSCASLP). Clinical experience is required and preference will be given to candidates with experience supervising students. Teaching experience is also preferred, and a PhD is considered an asset. The successful candidate will have strong interpersonal, organizational, and teamwork skills. Candidates should have an interest in interprofessional education.

Applications must include a complete curriculum vitae, a statement of clinical and teaching interests and experience, a completed Self-Identification Questionnaire (which is available at www.dal.ca/becounted/selfid), and the names and contact information of three references. All material should be sent electronically to the School’s Administrative Manager, Dalhousie University, School of Communication Sciences and Disorders, at managerscsd@dal.ca.

Located in the vibrant coastal city of Halifax, Nova Scotia, Dalhousie University is Atlantic Canada’s leading research university. The School, which is affiliated with the Nova Scotia Hearing and Speech Centres, is one of ten units in the Faculty of Health and offers two programs, speech-language pathology and audiology. The School offers the only speech-language pathology and audiology programs in Atlantic Canada.

Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Please note that the position is subject to budgetary approval. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.

Inquiries may be directed to the School’s Administrative Manager, Dalhousie University, School of Communication Sciences and Disorders managerscsd@dal.ca.

The deadline for applications is November 1, 2019 at 4:00pm (ADT).