Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders

Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s "Great Colleges to Work For." Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continuously operating university in Texas. The university provides a vibrant campus community for over 15,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Baylor is actively recruiting new faculty with a strong commitment to the classroom and an equally strong commitment to discovering new knowledge as we pursue our bold vision, 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.


Tracking ID#: F010580
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, 2015. A doctoral degree is required for this position. A Ph.D. in Speech Language 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 Language 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 Language 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 November 1, 2014 and will be accepted until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be submitted by December 1, 2014.

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. Michaela J. Ritter, Search Committee Chair
Baylor University
One Bear Place #97332
Waco, Texas 76798-7332
Phone: (254) 710-4745

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


Baylor is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and complies with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, veterans, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant’s religion among its selection criteria. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.