Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders

Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas, Baylor University is the oldest university in Texas and the world’s largest Baptist University. Baylor’s mission is to educate men and women for worldwide leadership and service by integrating academic excellence and Christian commitment within a caring community. Baylor is actively recruiting new faculty with a strong commitment to the classroom and an equally strong commitment to discovering new knowledge as Baylor aspires to become a top tier research university while reaffirming and strengthening its distinctive Christian mission as described in Pro Futuris.


We invite you to come discover the vision and excitement at Baylor as we seek to fill the following positions in the College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders.


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POSITION: Baylor University, Waco, TX invites applications and nominations for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders, which is anticipated to begin August, 2014. A doctoral degree is required for this position. A Ph.D. in Speech Pathology/Communication Sciences and Disorders with ASHA Certification is preferred.

QUALIFICATIONS: Qualifications include a commitment to excellence in teaching and research, appropriate ASHA certification, and eligibility for clinical licensure in Texas. Salary is negotiable based on achievements and experience. The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders at Baylor University offers bachelors and masters degrees in Speech Pathology and is CAA certified.

RESPONSIBILITIES: The position entails responsibilities that include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses and maintaining an active personal research program. Applications will be accepted from candidates having interests in a broad range of areas, with preference toward those candidates with experience with one or more of the following areas: Medical Speech Pathology, Anatomy, Neurology, Aphasia, Motor Speech Disorders, Dysphagia, Cognitive Linguistic Disorders, Instrumentation, Speech Science, Craniofacial Anomalies, Research Methods and/or related areas. Other specialty areas may be considered.

RANK AND SALARY: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Applications will be reviewed beginning December 1, 2013 and will be accepted until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be submitted by December 1, 2013.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please submit a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, and transcripts. Include names, addresses, and phone numbers of three individuals from whom you have requested letters of recommendation to:

Dr. J. David Garrett, Search Committee Chair
Baylor University
One Bear Place #97332
Waco, Texas 76798-7332
Phone: (254) 710-2567

Materials may be submitted electronically to: David_Garrett@Baylor.edu.

If you are attending the 2013 Conference of the American Speech Hearing Association in Chicago, Illinois, please contact us so that we might meet with you there.


Baylor is a Baptist University affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer, Baylor encourages minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities to apply.