The School of Psychology and Clinical Language Sciences is seeking to appoint an outstanding Lecturer in Acquired Disorders of Language/Communication to deliver high quality teaching and dissertation supervision on our highly-regarded undergraduate and postgraduate speech and language therapy programmes, to contribute to clinical teaching and to conduct research in their specialist field within acquired disorders of language/communication.
We are seeking to appoint a part time (up to 0.6fte) clinical lecturer specialising in adult speech /language/ communication disorders on a permanent basis, to start from September 2020. Applicants will have experience of teaching and project supervision at university level and a passion for supporting an excellent student experience. They will be clinically trained as a Speech & Language Therapist with recent experience of practice. Applicants should be developing a reputation in their research field, have recent publications in respected journals, and an ambition to build a research group. They should also be willing to contribute to the highly collaborative, inter-disciplinary and collegiate research environment at Reading.
You will have:
- PhD in Acquired Disorders of Speech/Language/Communication
- HCPC registration as a Speech and Language Therapist (or eligibility to register with HCPC)
- Experience of teaching and project supervision in a Higher Education setting
- Track record of publications in high-quality journals, commensurate with career stage
- Commitment to excellence in teaching and research and to enhancing student experience
- Commitment to professionalism in interactions with colleagues and students
- Good organisational and interpersonal skills
Interview date: TBC
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Director Teaching & Learning
Head of School
Prof Vesna Stojanovik
Prof Carmel Houston-Price
+44 (0)118 378 7456
+44 (0)118 378 6795
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