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Assistant Professor in Communication Sciences and Disorders in the School of Family Studies and Human Services


Nine-month, tenure track position, with possibility of summer appointment. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Position is effective August 15, 2013


Teach courses in the area of expertise at the undergraduate and graduate levels; maintain a productive research program; supervise graduate clinicians in practicum; advise undergraduate and graduate students; and willingness to serve the university and the broader community.



Ph.D. in Speech-Language Pathology (ABD considered), potential for research excellence, CCC-SLP, and eligibility for Kansas Licensure. Because this is a new position, both child and adult areas of emphasis are welcome to apply.


Candidates with expertise in articulation/phonology, alternative/augmentative communication, fluency or speech science.

School and Program Information

The Program in Communication Sciences and Disorders has relationships with area schools, hospitals, and rehabilitation centers and is located in the School of Family Studies and Human Services (FSHS) at Kansas State University. The School of Family Studies and Human Services offers four undergraduate programs-communication sciences and disorders, early childhood education, family studies and human services, and personal financial planning. Graduate programs are offered in communication sciences and disorders (M.S.), early childhood education (M.S.), family studies (M.S. and Ph.D.), life span human development (M.S. and Ph.D.), marriage and family therapy (M.S. and Ph.D.), personal financial planning (M.S. and Ph.D.), family and community services (M.S.), and youth development (M.S.). The School operates four centers or institutes, including the Speech and Hearing Center. The School includes extension specialists in family financial management, family resources, health and safety, human development, and family systems. The School of Family Studies and Human Services includes 51 faculty, 255 graduate students, and 720 undergraduate students.

Application Information

Send letter of application, curriculum vita, copy of ASHA CCC, three current letters of reference, reprints, and other supporting materials to:
Assistant Professor in CSD Search
Communication Sciences and Disorders
Family Studies and Human Services
KSU Speech and Hearing Center
139 Campus Creek Complex
Kansas State University
Manhattan, Kansas 66506-7500
(785) 532-6879; rgarcia@ksu.edu (Subject line: Assist. Professor CSD Search)

Screening of applications begins February 15, 2013 and continues until the position is filled.

Kansas State University is an equal opportunity employer. Background check required.

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College of Human Ecology
Kansas State University
119 Justin Hall
Manhattan, Kansas 66506
+1 (785) 532-5500

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