Established in 1844, Saint Mary’s College, the nation’s premier Catholic Women’s college, was founded and is sponsored by the Sisters of the Holy Cross. As a Catholic institution of higher learning, Saint Mary’s College has a mission-driven responsibility to be diverse, inclusive, and equitable. The College encourages candidates from underrepresented backgrounds to apply. Saint Mary's College is a liberal arts college for women with a strong commitment to education of undergraduate women and graduate women and men. All faith traditions are welcome among our administrators, faculty, staff, and students.
The Program in Communicative Sciences and Disorders invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Speech Language Pathology beginning August, 2018. The Department is seeking a scholar in the field of Speech Language Pathology with a strong commitment to teaching in an undergraduate liberal arts environment. Our program has a strong commitment to the academic and clinical preparation of undergraduate and graduate students in the communication sciences. Our department consists of a dynamic team of dedicated educators, scholars, and clinicians who together have created a new professional training program at the graduate level and an innovative undergraduate program grounded in the principles of liberal education. We are looking for a creative, flexible and collaborative individual who can teach and advise undergraduate and graduate students, engage in service to the department, college, and community, contribute to the clinical education program, and who is interested in developing opportunities for students to engage in high-impact practices such as undergraduate and graduate collaborative research, study abroad, and community-based learning. A strong commitment to diversity and inclusion, undergraduate education of women, a liberal arts education, and service to the department and the College is expected.
Ph.D. required. ABD considered if terminal degree to be completed within one year. Preferred qualifications: eligibility for CCC-SLP and Indiana state licensure. The areas of expertise are open, although we will give preference to those applicants who can enrich our existing curriculum. Experience with teaching at the undergraduate and graduate level is desirable, as is a background which includes provision of clinical services. An active or potential research program, which could foster student engagement, is highly valued. Starting date is August 13, 2018. Classes begin on August 20, 2018.
Please send the following application materials to Susan Latham, Saint Mary’s College, 318 Spes Unica Hall, Box 95, Notre Dame, IN 46556, or electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org, no later than July 1, 2018:
Letter of application
Statement of teaching philosophy/research activity
Statement on diversity
Review of applications begins on July 1 and continues until the position is filled. If invited to progress to the next round of applications, you will be asked to provide all official transcripts of undergraduate and graduate work, evidence of excellence in teaching (e.g. portfolios, peer/chair evaluations), as well as three current and confidential letters of recommendation.
Saint Mary’s College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In keeping with the College’s mission, Saint Mary’s is committed to increasing its diversity at all levels-- students, faculty, and staff-- and seeks applications from candidates who share this commitment.
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About Saint Mary's College
Saint Mary’s College is an all-women’s Catholic institution located just north of South Bend, Indiana, on 100 acres of trees, gardens, and manicured lawns. It is fully accredited through the Higher Learning Commission of North Central Association with more than 30 undergraduate majors, 4 graduate programs, and approximately 1,600 students. The tradition of empowering women through excellent academic programs and spiritual support began with its founding in 1844 by the Sisters of the Holy Cross. Saint Mary’s College has practiced its core values of learning, community, faith/spirituality, and justice for more than 170 years. The College continues to grow and prosper, with approximately 20,000 living alumnae.
Saint Mary’s College is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In keeping with the College’s mission, Saint Mary’s is committed to increasing its diversity at all levels—students, faculty, and staff—and seeks applications from candidates who share this commitment.