Assistant/Associate Professor in Audiology - Department of Communication Disorders & Sciences
Faculty/Clinical Faculty | Rush University College of Health Sciences | Ph.D.- Health Sciences

Rush University Department of Communication Disorders & Sciences invites applications for a tenure-track position in Audiology with a starting day of July 1, 2022. Primary responsibilities include teaching in the Au.D. program, research and scholarly pursuits, student advisement and clinical service in the qualified candidate’s area of expertise.

Qualifications include a Ph.D. degree in Audiology or a related field with previous experience in teaching, research, and clinical service consistent with expectations for a faculty appointment at the Assistant/Associate Professor level. An Illinois license in Audiology or eligibility is preferred. Preferred areas of expertise include amplification and (re)habilitation, but candidates with a track-record of research and scholarly productivity will be considered in all areas.

The individual will hold a faculty appointment in Communication Disorders and Sciences. The Rush University Medical Center (RUMC) environment facilitates interprofessional collaboration with colleagues in speech-language pathology, otolaryngology, neurology, pediatrics, psychology, geriatrics and other specialties.

The Rush University Au.D. Program is ranked #8 nationwide by US News and World Report. In addition, RUMC is consistently ranked among the nation’s top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report and was awarded Vizient’s Quality Leadership Award, ranking Rush among the top four academic medical centers in the country. Located just west of the beautiful Chicago Skyline, Rush University offers all the benefits of living in a world-class city.

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Informal inquires can be directed to Valeriy Shafiro, Search committee chair,


Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until the position is filled. Interested candidates are invited to submit their CV and a letter of interest.

Rush University Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or Protected Veteran status.

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