DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATION SCIENCES AND DISORDERS (Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology) | Kennedy Krieger Institute | LinkedIn
Director of Communication Sciences and Disorders (SPEECH-LANGUAGE PATHOLOGY & AUDIOLOGY)
The Kennedy Krieger Institute invite applications for a mid-career faculty member with expertise in the field of pediatric communication sciences related to children with developmental and acquired neurological disorders. This position will offer extensive opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration and a faculty appointment at Johns Hopkins University.
The Kennedy Krieger Institute is dedicated to helping children and adolescents with developmental and acquired disorders and serves over 20,000 patients annually. It is a research, clinical, and educational institute with a dynamic and interdisciplinary team of professionals. Faculty members at Kennedy Krieger hold academic appointments at many different departments at Johns Hopkins University and are international leaders in their respective fields. The Institute has a strong interdisciplinary focus and interdisciplinary research opportunities are plentiful both at Kennedy Krieger and with Johns Hopkins.
The Institute has over 80 Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists who work in various settings/programs including: an in-patient rehabilitation hospital, outpatient clinics including assistive technology, day and home and community based rehabilitation programs, home and center based early intervention programs, a comprehensive autism center, and special education day school programs. The program also has a very strong, nationally recognized training program in speech-language pathology and trains 5-10 clinical fellows annually.
The primary responsibility of the Director will be to develop a research program in communication sciences and disorders. The ideal candidate will have a strong track record of extramural funding, peer-reviewed publications, experience in program development and be eligible for licensure as a clinician in speech-language pathology or audiology as well as hold a current ASHA certification (CCC). We expect that this individual will be appointed as faculty at Johns Hopkins University in their relevant department. The academic rank of this position will be commensurate with prior scholarly achievements.
Excellent benefits for faculty members include college tuition remission for dependents (at any college) and tuition remission for faculty members, spouses and dependents for coursework at the Johns Hopkins University and the Peabody Music Institute.
Applicants should send 3 documents, including: 1) curriculum vitae, 2) a 1-2-page statement of academic interests, and, 3) contact information for four professional references to Ms. Tina Schmitt, Talent Acquisition Manager - email@example.com
The Kennedy Krieger Institute is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and encourages individuals from racial and ethnic minority groups to apply.
Internal Number: CSD01
The ideal candidate will have a PhD in Speech and Language, Audiology or CSD and a strong track record of extramural funding, peer-reviewed publications, experience in program development and be eligible for licensure as a clinician in speech-language pathology or audiology. We expect that this individual will be appointed as faculty at Johns Hopkins University in their relevant department. The academic rank of this position will be commensurate with prior scholarly achievements.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive salary and excellent benefits, possible faculty appointment at JHU.
Located in Baltimore, MD., Kennedy Krieger Institute is an internationally recognized institution dedicated to improving the lives of children and adolescents with pediatric developmental disabilities and disorders of the brain, spinal cord and musculoskeletal system, through patient care, special education, research, and professional training.