Assistant Professor, Speech-Language Pathology

Job Locations US-NY-Valhalla
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The Department of Speech-Language Pathology in the School of Health Sciences and Practice and Institute of Public Health at New York Medical College invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor. The Department offers an innovative, medically oriented curriculum that leads to a Master of Science degree. The Department enjoys regular professional interactions with graduate programs within the School of Health Sciences and Practice, the School of Medicine, the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, and the Touro College of Dental Medicine. On-campus clinical sites include Westchester Medical Center, Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital, and the Division of Speech-Language Pathology of Boston Children’s Health Physicians, and the department’s on-campus clinic. We also work with numerous hospitals, rehabilitation centers, and private practice clinics, providing opportunities for research collaboration.


Qualified applicants will have a history of, or demonstrated potential for achievements in teaching and scholarship. The academic courseload is designed to provide ample opportunity for research pursuits. Senior faculty support is provided for advancing an emerging or established research agenda.  Applicants must have a Ph.D. (or ABD) in Communication Sciences and Disorders or a related field (e.g., Linguistics, Psychology, Neuroscience, Child Development, Cognitive Sciences, or other appropriate area). The ideal candidate will have expertise with either a pediatric or adult focus.   Pediatric expertise should include interest in child language development and disorders, and speech sound disorders.  Adult expertise should include adult neurogenic language and cognitive disorders, and dysphagia.  Other areas of interest will be considered and are welcome.  


Responsibilities will include teaching, research, and service at the School and College levels. The ability to work with faculty and students in a collaborative model of student-centered education is a priority. This is a full-time, 12-month faculty position.  New York Medical College offers a competitive salary and benefits packages. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. 


New York Medical College is strategically located on a suburban NY campus in the intellectually vibrant northeast corridor close to the cultural and scientific resources of New York City. This location enhances the educational and research opportunities afforded by the region’s diversity and the College’s historic and broad involvement with socially, economically, and ethnically diverse populations.  New York Medical College, founded in 1860, is one of the nation’s oldest private medical and health sciences educational institutions and the first U.S. medical school to accept female students. Since 2011, the College has been a member of the Touro College and University System.


To apply for this position, please complete the online application, which requires a current curriculum vitae, and letter of interest. 


For inquiries, please contact:


Kate Franklin, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

Chair, Department of Speech-Language Pathology Faculty Search Committee,

School of Health Sciences and Practice, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY 10595

Phone: (914) 594-4852   Fax: (914) 594-4853 email:


*This position is dependent upon budget approval.*

Minimum Salary

USD $72,000.00/Yr.

Maximum Salary

USD $90,000.00/Yr.


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