Open Positions in the Department of Communication Sciences & Disorders

  • Lecturer: The University of Houston seeks applicants for a Lecturer to teach Aural Rehabilitation for the Speech-Language Pathology Assistant in Spring, 2015. Qualifications: A PhD, AuD, or MA/MS degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders or Audiology, excellence in teaching, and a desire to contribute to a growing, innovative program. Responsibilities include teaching Aural Rehabilitation for the SLP Assistant. The course is taught on the University of Houston Sugar Land campus. Full description of the SLP Assistant Certificate Program is available at: Send applications to: Kay James (kmjames@Central.UH.Edu) by Nov. 30, 2014. Applications should include a letter of interest with stated qualifications for the position, teaching interests, curriculum vitae, and the names of three references. The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disability are encouraged to apply.
  • Part-Time Clinical Educator Opportunities - From time to time, opportunities arise for part-time clinical educators or part-time community outreach direct service delivery. To express interest and inquire about availability, please contact Melissa Bruce, Clinic Director, at 713-743-2773. Our current opening for a part-time clinical educator in adult neurogenic disorders is listed below.
    • The University of Houston Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders announces the availability of a part-time clinical educator position, entailing approximately 20 hours per week of commitment, with the possibility of more.  This clinical educator will supervise graduate students performing diagnostics and therapy for adult clients with neurogenic disorders.  The position requires on-going direct supervision of clinicians, weekly individual meetings with clinicians to give feedback, review of all documentation related to therapy sessions, clinician performance appraisals, and leading neuro team meetings.
      • Required qualifications:  A Master’s degree with CCC, Texas State Licensure, and three or more years of clinical experience with the adult neurogenic population.  Prior supervisory experience is a plus.
      • Application deadline:  December 5, 2014 or until the position is filled.
      • Interested SLPs are encouraged to contact:
        Melissa C. Bruce, M.S., CCC.SLP, BCS-F
        Clinic Director
        University of Houston
        A Carnegie-designated Tier One Public Research University
        Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
        100 Clinical Research Center
        Houston, Tx. 77204-6018
        713-743-2773 (office)
        713-743-2926 (fax)
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