CSD Employment Opportunities
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Our current employment opportunities are listed below. Please visit the Position Vacancy Listing (PVL) web link for full position descriptions and application instructions.
Lecturer in Communication Sciences and Disorders
The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of Wisconsin - Madison seeks to hire a lecturer to teach Communication Sciences and Disorders 424 - Sign Language I. Appointments will begin June 2017 and end August 2017. Applicants must have a masters degree in communication sciences and disorders, deaf and hard of hearing education or related area, with focus in the area of American Sign Language (ASL). Applicants must be fluent in ASL, have knowledge of Deaf culture and extensive personal and professional experiences within the Deaf community, and hve experience working with diverse populations. Prior teaching of ASL classes or experience teaching at the College/University level preferred.
This course is taught during 8-week summer session to undergraduate and graduate students who have no prior background in ASL or manual communication systems.
Principal duties include:
- preparing and presenting lectures designed to teach characteristics of sign language;
- highlighting and providing experiences with Deaf culture;
- developing a core set of beginning vocabulary (manual alphabet, numbers, and 300 basic signs in American Sign Language);
- preparing and administering evaluation exercises (exams, quizzes, and other projects) and determining all grades for enrolled students, as well as holding office hours to address student questions; and
- preparing a syllabus prior to the first class and select a textbook (if appropriate) for the class.
The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of Wisconsin - Madison seeks to hire a part-time financial specialist.
Principal duties include:
- endorsing, recording, and depositing all clinic payments for speech language and audiology clinic services;
- updating and maintaining daily accounting ledgers via computer software;
- producing accounting reports for faculty and staff in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders;
- processing purchase requests and travel expense reports;
- handling fiscal and accounting matters in the department and provide assistance to staff in interpreting the accounting policies and procedures in the university;
- tracking grant spending and balances on grants and informing Academic Department Supervisor (ADS) of any significant changes in account balances;
- providing backup and assistance department secretary and clinic receptionist.
For assured consideration, applications must be received by 1/20/2017. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders
The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at the University of Wisconsin - Madison seeks to hire two tenure-track faculty members at the level of assistant, associate, or full professor. Appointments will begin August, 2017. Applicants must have a Ph.D. (or equivalent) in Communication Sciences & Disorders, Developmental/Experimental Psychology, Linguistics, Cognitive/Behavioral Neuroscience, or a related field. Prior teaching experience is preferred. Candidates at the tenure-track level must show potential for developing outstanding and highly visible scholarly research as well as excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching. Appointment with tenure requires review by the Biological Sciences Divisional Committee prior to appointment.
Principal duties include:
- teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders in areas appropriate to candidate's interests and background, as well as areas of departmental needs;
- establishing and conducting an independent, active research program in areas of specialization;
- mentoring and advising students in undergraduate, masters and/or Ph.D. and AUD degree programs;
- providing university and professional service as appropriate for career stage. Preferred areas of emphasis are speech science/disorders and hearing/audiology.
Expertise in one or more of the following areas is highly desirable: speech science, acoustics, speech motor control, phonetics/phonology, fluency, voice, neurogenic speech/language disorders, hearing/audiology and/or neuroscience.
For assured consideration, applications must be received by 11/15/2016. Please send all application materials to Rhonda Jacobs at email@example.com and reference PVL 88056. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.
Application materials should include the following:
- Cover Letter
- Research Statement
- Teaching Statement with prior teaching evaluation materials.
- Two publications
- Three letters of recommendation.
The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders is committed to diversity and community building. We promote excellence through diversity and encourage all qualified individuals to apply. UW-Madison is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. A criminal background check is required prior to start of employment.
CSD Training Opportunities
Our current training opportunities in Post-Doctoral work, and other similar opportunities are listed below. Please review the full position descriptions and application instructions, as requirements may differ between positions.
There are currently no open employment opportunities.