Chair & Associate Professor/Professor – Speech-Language Pathology

University of Toronto

Date Posted: 11/15/2023
Closing Date: 01/04/2024, 11:59PM ET
Req ID: 27705
Job Class: College – Tenure Stream (persevering with)
College/Division: Temerty College of Medication
Division: Dept of Speech-Language Pathology
Campus: St. George (Downtown Toronto)


Functions are invited for the place of Chair of the Division of Speech-Language Pathology within the Temerty College of Medication  on the College of Toronto . The profitable candidate should be eligible for a tenure-stream appointment on the rank of Affiliate Professor or Professor. The appointment as Chair will likely be for a 5-year time period efficient July 1, 2024, or shortly thereafter, renewable following a beneficial assessment.

The profitable candidate should have a PhD in Speech-Language Pathology or a associated self-discipline and be eligible for licensure with the School of Audiologists & Speech-Language Pathologists of Ontario. Candidates should have a domonstrated document of excellence in analysis and educating, a complete information of the speech-language pathology career—academically and clinically—and produce a imaginative and prescient for progressive interdisciplinary analysis and schooling related to the way forward for speech-language pathology and rehabilitation science. They have to even have analysis and educating pursuits that complement and lengthen the Division’s present strengths . Candidates should show excellence in analysis, graduate educating, mentorship and management. They’ll have a document of collaborative management and other people administration abilities to interact with leads in different rehabilitation sciences disciplines on the college and throughout fully-affiliated hospitals, community-based well being and rehabilitation organizations, college boards and personal practices, in addition to domesticate strategic partnerships with stakeholders in company sectors, authorities ministries and funding sources.

Robust administration, communication and interpersonal abilities are required. They are going to be anticipated to steer and maintain an progressive and impartial analysis program, and to take care of a aggressive externally-funded analysis program on the highest worldwide stage. The candidate will oversee the promotion and implementation of strategic priorities, course of enchancment and alter administration, school growth and recruitment, and schooling and analysis packages in a city-wide Division. They are going to be anticipated to carry an inclusive imaginative and prescient and be deeply dedicated to implementing the rules of fairness, variety, inclusion, Indigeneity and accessibility (EDIIA) in scientific schooling and educational educating, mentorship, analysis collaborations, school growth, alumni engagement and in creating a future imaginative and prescient of the Division. Earlier expertise managing monetary, budgetary and human sources can be an asset. Expertise each in alumni relationship-building and profitable fundraising would even be an asset. The Chair will take the Division of Speech-Language Pathology to a fair greater stage of educational achievement and recognition.

Along with the submitted analysis assertion and powerful endorsements by referees of excessive worldwide standing, the profitable candidate should show excellence in analysis and be an internationally-recognized scholar as evidenced by a document of sustained high-impact publications in main globally-recognized journals, displays and management at vital conferences, distinguished awards and accolades for analysis exercise, and different noteworthy actions that contribute to the visibility and prominence of the self-discipline.

Together with the educating file submitted that features a assertion of educating philosophy, pattern course supplies, and educating evaluations, the profitable candidate should present proof of excellence in educating by way of educating accomplishments, profitable expertise educating in a degree-granting program, and offering mentorship {and professional} growth to undergraduate and graduate college students and postdoctoral fellows.

Wage and rank will likely be commensurate with {qualifications} and expertise.

The Division of Speech-Language has a proud historical past of being the oldest Canadian speech-language pathology program in English, having been established in 1958. The Division of Speech-Language Pathology is a key contributor to the Temerty College of Medication’s rehabilitation sector and College of Toronto’s vibrant well being sciences community, benefitting from a wealthy scientific and analysis surroundings, with a number of of its professorial school cross-appointed to the related hospitals from among the many 9 educational hospitals totally affiliated with the College of Toronto. College members take pleasure in robust analysis collaborations throughout the College, nationally, and internationally.

The Grasp of Well being Science in Speech-Language Pathology skilled program is carried out not solely within the classroom but in addition at one in all North America’s largest and most various group of scientific coaching websites. Instructional choices lengthen the borders of the standard classroom to externships in worldwide and extra distant nationwide settings that supply cross-cultural and hands-on studying alternatives to help the dynamic growth of scholars’ cultural competence, responsivity and humility. College supervise thesis-based MSc and PhD college students by way of the Rehabilitation Sciences Institute and different departments on the College of Toronto. The Division includes 10 FTE school appointments and admits 60 college students into the MHSc in Speech-Language Pathology 24-month program annually. 

Temerty College of Medication on the College of Toronto is on the centre of North America’s largest biomedical analysis, schooling and scientific care networks; spanning the fundamental, scientific and rehabilitation sciences the Toronto Tutorial Well being Science Community is among the high 5 clusters of educational medication. The College of Toronto is ranked among the many high 5 analysis universities on the planet and first amongst public universities in North America (Nationwide Taiwan College); the third-most prolific establishment, and second amongst universities, for well being sciences analysis (Nature Index Annual Tables); and seventh on the planet for scientific, pre-clinical and well being (Occasions Increased Schooling).

people should apply on-line through the hyperlink beneath. Functions should embrace a (1) letter of curiosity outlining their related expertise and imaginative and prescient for the way forward for the Division of Speech-Language; (2) present CV; (3) analysis assertion; (4) educating file that features a educating assertion, pattern course supplies and educating evaluations; and (5) assertion on philosophy and contributions to EDIIA [maximum 300 words]. Examples of contributions to EDIIA embrace mentoring of scholars, administrative employees and/or school from underrepresented teams; school and/or management growth initiatives; growth of inclusive pedagogies; analysis, scholarship and/or educating with a deal with underrepresented and traditionally marginalized communities; and public engagement actions that attain out to marginalized communities.  Submission tips will be discovered at Your CV and canopy letter needs to be uploaded into the devoted fields.

Candidates should present the title and make contact with data of three referees. The College of Toronto’s recruiting device will robotically solicit and gather letters of reference from every referee the day after an utility is submitted. Candidates stay liable for guaranteeing that referees submit letters—on letterhead, dated and signed—by the time limit.Extra particulars on the automated reference letter assortment, together with timelines, can be found within the candidate FAQ .

All utility supplies, together with reference letters, should be acquired by the time limit, Thursday January 4, 2024.

For detailed data on the Division of Speech-Language Pathology, go to . The Division of Speech-Language Pathology is situated at 500 College Avenue, tenth Flooring, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1V7, CANADA.

You probably have questions on this place, contact Anastasia Meletopoulos, Tutorial Affairs Supervisor, Temerty College of Medication at [email protected]

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