The Vera Z. Dwyer College of Health Sciences at Indiana University South Bend is seeking applications from highly qualified speech-language pathologists to fill a non-tenure track clinical faculty position as Director of Clinical Education. The successful applicant will assist the program director in the accreditation process for establishing a new graduate program in speech-language pathology.
This will include writing curriculum for clinical education, vetting local clinical externship sites and establishing working relationships with clinical instructors off campus, developing a business plan, operating budget, and client base to establish an on-campus speech and hearing clinic, and establishing and maintaining systems for tracking the knowledge and skills of students engaged in practicum in accordance with accreditation standards.
Once the graduate program is established and students are enrolled, the Director of Clinical Education will coordinate supervision of graduate student practicum and provide direct supervision of students as needed. Applicant will maintain clinical data and monitor student progress in clinical practica. The Director of Clinical Education is responsible for establishing and maintaining affiliation agreements with off campus placements, ensuring the quality of student clinical education and the ethical provision of clinical services in compliance with appropriate standards for program accreditation and student credentialing. Applicant will also be responsible for clinical education of graduate students. This will involve teaching courses within the Department and collaboration with research/clinical faculty. The Director of Clinical Education will also provide service to the department through collaboration, advising, and committee membership.
This position is a 12 month, full-time non-tenured faculty position with benefits at the rank of Clinical Assistant or Clinical Associate Professor commensurate with level of experience
Minimum qualifications include a
Master’s degree in speech-language pathology
Doctoral degree preferred
ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC-SLP)
Indiana State License to practice speech-language pathology (or immediate eligibility)
a minimum of 5 years experience
Ideal applicant should also have experience in clinical education and supervision and university teaching
Indiana University South Bend is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
Indiana University South Bend’s 2014 – 2020 strategic plan includes a commitment to advance diversity and open-mindedness and to create a civil, welcoming, and caring culture for all. Of over 7,500 students, 24% self-identify as minorities. The population of Hispanic students has exceeded 10% and IU South Bend has seen significant increases in the admission of African American students. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Candidates who have mentored minorities or other underrepresented groups are encouraged to highlight such efforts in the application.
Internal Number: SB-2018011
About Indiana University South Bend
IU South Bend has a strong commitment to principles of diversity and in that spirit actively encourages application and nominations of a broad spectrum of candidates including women, minorities, and persons with disabilities.
IU South Bend is an Equal Employment Affirmative Action Employer.