Requisition ID: 2019-1457 # of Openings: 1 Category (Portal Searching): Faculty Position Type: Regular Full-time City: Logan Job Classification: Faculty College: E Eccles Jones College of Education & Human Services Department: Communicative Disorders & Deaf Education Advertised Salary: Commensurate with education and experience, plus excellent benefits
Overview The Department of Communicative Disorders and Deaf Education at Utah State University invites applications for a 12-month non-tenure track (term) appointment in Audiology (AUD) at the Clinical Assistant Professor level beginning August 2019. The successful candidate will be a member of the AUD Clinical Education Program team supervising graduate students in clinical service delivery and providing direct services for adult populations.
Provide best practices clinical education and supervision for graduate student skill development in the USU Adult and Balance Clinic
Model and mentor graduate students in the implementation of interprofessional practice, person-centered care, and strategic practice management
Teach academic coursework as needed
As a member of the Clinical Education team, collaborate in patient/physician educational outreach/support, maintain and implement current evidence-based clinical protocols, and assure compliance with clinic policies and procedures and maintain clinical records as required by CAA program accreditation
Provide service to department, university, community, state, and profession
Qualifications Minimum Qualifications:
Doctor of Audiology degree
Current ASHA Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) in Audiology
Current (or eligible to hold) Utah State licensure in Audiology
Minimum of three years of experience as an AUD-CCC
Proficiency in adult diagnostic assessment and amplification procedures
Excellent problem-solving, organizational, interpersonal, counseling, oral, and written communication skills
Ability to prioritize, plan, and organize work independently
Ability to think strategically and to recognize new opportunities
Proficiency in balance/vestibular assessments
Experience in tele-audiology service delivery
Four or more years of experience as an AUD-CCC
Clinical supervisory experience
Experience in a CAA-accredited academic program
Experience working with inter-professional initiatives in human service fields
Experience with AUD billing, tracking, and electronic medical record software
Bilingual in English and Spanish
Required Documents Along with the online application, please attach: 1) A cover letter 2) A curriculum vita to be uploaded to the applicant profile
Please do not attach cover letter; you will be instructed to copy and paste your cover letter in the application.
University Highlights Utah State University (USU) was founded in 1888 and is honored to be Utah's land-grant and space-grant university. USU is a Carnegie RU/H (Research University/High Research Activity) institution with approximately 28,000 students (25,000 undergraduates and 3,000 graduate students) on the Logan main campus, four regional campuses, two USU Eastern campuses, and 28 centers throughout the state. USU offers 162 undergraduate majors, 153 graduate programs, and a variety of innovative stackable associate and certificate credentials. The 2018 rankings from Washington Monthly ranked USU as one of the top 30 national Universities and the 5th best public national university in the nation. As one of the two premier research institutions in Utah, USU is proud to provide a high-quality education at an affordable price. Additional information about Utah State University can be found at: https://www.usu.edu/about/at-a-glance/.
A core characteristic of USU is engagement with communities and people in economic development, improvements to quality of life, and human capital. Through the practical application of knowledge, the University and its faculty engage and share expertise with the state, nation, and world, preserving the historical land-grant tradition of partnering with communities to address critical societal issues in the interest of the public good.
The USU main campus is located in beautiful Logan, Utah; a city of about 50,000 situated in a picturesque mountain valley about 80 miles north of Salt Lake City. Outstanding recreational opportunities abound in the nearby mountains and proximate region. Additional information about Logan can be found at: http://www.loganutah.org/visitors/about_logan/index.php.
USU recognizes and values the importance of diversity and inclusion in enriching the employment experience of its employees and in supporting the university's academic mission of learning, discovery, and engagement (https://www.usu.edu/president/missionstatement/). USU is an AA/EO employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, sexual orientation or gender identity/expression, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by University policy or local, state, or federal law. Learn more at www.aaeo.usu.edu/non-discrimination. USU is sensitive to the needs of dual career couples and provides a Dual Career Assistance program. Additional information can be found at: http://www.usu.edu/provost/faculty-life/dual-career-assistance.cfm.
ADA Employees typically work indoors and are protected from weather and/or contaminants, but not, necessarily, occasional temperature changes.
Advertised Salary Commensurate with education and experience, plus excellent benefits
College/Department Highlights The Department of Communicative Disorders and Deaf Education offers campus and online bachelor's degrees in communicative disorders, master's degrees in speech-language pathology and deaf education, a clinical doctorate in audiology, and PhD participation in disability disciplines and neuroscience. A state-of-the-art speech clinic is housed in the new interprofessional Sorenson Center for Clinical Excellence. Speech-language students also benefit from Sound Beginnings, a listening and spoken language program for young children who are deaf or hard of hearing. Our academic and clinical training program has a strong positive state and national reputation.
The Emma Eccles Jones College of Education and Human Services graduate programs are ranked #1 in all of Utah and #26 in the nation according to the U.S. News and World Report. We are ranked 6th in the nation in total research dollars. Our college has placement rates at or above 94% for certified graduates seeking employment in special education, elementary education, speech-language pathology, audiology, and 18 secondary education fields.