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Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders

Clinical Educator Position

 The Howard University Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders (COSD) invites applications for employment as a Clinical Educator with a specialty in communication disorders of adult neurogenic populations.  The Communication Sciences and Disorders Department is located on the first floor of the CB Powell Building directly across from the Health Sciences Library.  A Speech and Hearing Clinic with state-of-the- art customized AV system and a computer lab compliment the department.  The department offers degree programs leading to the Masters of Science and Doctor of Philosophy in Communication Sciences.  The faculty is engaged in research and other scholarly activities at the local, state, national and international levels.

One Clinical Supervisor Position: search open until October 31, 2019

Qualifications:  Master’s or Ph.D. in communication sciences and disorders or speech-language pathology.  In addition, the individual must possess his/her ASHA Certification in Speech Language Pathology (CCC-SLP); District of Columbia Licensure is Speech Language Pathology, have a minimum of five years of experience in clinical service provision or supervision, and 3-5 years in a specialized clinical area.

Responsibilities:  Responsibilities include teaching clinical practicum courses; providing student supervision of diagnostics and therapy in the university speech-hearing clinic, satellite sites,  and community outreach events; conducting weekly sessions with students to provide feedback on their clinical performance; monitoring student performance through mid-term and final evaluations;  certifying clinical clock hours,  assisting with clinic marketing and PR development, departmental recruitment, obtaining potential clinical sites and/or clinical partnerships, and other responsibilities needed.

Salary:   Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

To apply:  Submit a cover letter, resume, and the names, addresses, and phone numbers of three professional references to Smartinez@howard.edu.  Direct inquiries to: Dr. Dierdre Trent, Acting Clinic Director, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Howard University, 4th and Bryant Streets, NW, Washington, DC  20059, (202) 806-6991 or (202) 806-6970.

EEO Policy:  Howard University is an equal opportunity employer.  It is the policy of Howard University (the “University”) to provide equal opportunity in employment and in its education programs and activities. In furtherance of this Policy, the University strives to maintain a community that offers an environment for work and study free from all forms of illegal intrusion, intimidation, or exploitation. Therefore, the University will not tolerate illegal discrimination against any person in employment matters, or in the provision of its varied education programs or activities, based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, family responsibilities, disability, matriculation, political affiliation, or any other classification prohibited by Federal or District of Columbia law, or the law of any other jurisdiction where the University transacts its business.