Assistant Professor, Tenure Track, Speech-Language Pathology, Communication Sciences and Disorders

  • Faculty
  • Health Sciences
  • Speech Pathology
  • Waco, Texas

Website Baylor University

About the Position

The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, within the Robbins College of Health and Human Sciences at Baylor University, invites applications and nominations for a full-time Tenure Track Assistant Professor position in Speech-Language Pathology to join our dynamic and collaborative team. The position will include teaching and research responsibilities. The academic rank for this position will be at Assistant Professor level, salary is commensurate with experience and credentials. To be fully considered, all application materials must be submitted by October 15, 2023.

About the Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders

The Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders offers residential bachelor’s, residential and online master’s, and Ph.D. degrees in Speech-Language Pathology; the program is CAA certified. Currently, the program is comprised of more than 300 undergraduate students, 100 residential graduate students, nearly 400 online graduate students, and five Ph.D. students.

About Baylor University

Located in Waco, Texas, Baylor University is the oldest college in Texas. With a population of 21,000 diverse students, Baylor is one of the top universities in the nation, having been named an R1 institution by the Carnegie Classification in January 2022. Baylor is also on the honor roll of the “Great Colleges to Work For” from The Chronicle of Higher Education; Baylor offers competitive salaries and while allowing faculty and staff to live in one of the fastest-growing parts of the state. Our strategic plan, (, guides the University as we continue to live up to Baylor’s commitment of educating men and women for worldwide leadership and service by integrating academic excellence and Christian commitment within a caring community.



A Doctorate (PhD/Ed.D.) in Communication Sciences and Disorders and/or Speech and Hearing Sciences is required. Qualified candidates should have academic credentials commensurate with an appointment at the rank of assistant professor. The successful candidate will be expected to continue building upon a strong track record of interdisciplinary and collaborative research, scholarly productivity, and a demonstrated ability to secure extramural funding. In accordance with the university’s faith mission, to be considered, applicants must be practicing Christians or practicing Jews.


Preference will be given to candidates with expertise in autism or dysphagia, and/or motor speech. Experience in teaching and/or research is preferred. Certification by ASHA (CCC-SLP) and eligibility for Texas State licensure is preferred. Special consideration will be given to candidates who demonstrate a strong foundation in research, publishing, and teaching excellence in communication sciences and disorders.

Salary and Review Date

Competitive salary support will be commensurate with experience. To be fully considered all application materials must be submitted by October 15th, 2023.

Application Instructions

To apply, please use the Interfolio link to submit a letter of application specifically addressing qualifications, research interests, and teaching philosophy; a curriculum vitae; an unofficial transcript of the doctoral degree; and contact information for three professional references. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

Inquiries regarding the position may be directed to Dr. Jungjun Park, Search Committee Chair:



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