The Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement at Boston Children's Hospital seeks a Director of clinical programs within the Center for Communication Enhancement (CCE). The Directorship requires a commitment to providing clinical services, a background in teaching and advocacy, and the administrative skills to represent the CCE clinical programs at both the Departmental and Institutional level.
These programs in audiology, speech-language, voice and resonance, feeding and swallowing, and augmentative communication serve a broad age range from infancy through young adulthood with a particular focus on the deaf and hard of hearing, autism spectrum, and others requiring alternative communication means.
The position includes an academic appointment as Instructor, Assistant Professor, or Associate Professor at Harvard Medical School commensurate with the candidate's experience and qualifications.
Candidates must be licensed/certified in speech-language pathology, audiology, psychology, or pediatric medicine. A doctorate degree (PhD, PsyD or MD) is required. Given the population served, an openness to linguistic and cultural diversity, inclusive of all languages and modes of communication, is essential.
Applications received by June 30th, 2019 will receive full consideration. Interested candidates should submit a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation and three exemplary publications.
Internal Number: DCCE02
About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital in Boston, MA is ranked nationally in 10 pediatric specialties. Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed children's general facility with 17,173 admissions in the most recent year reported. It performed 7,037 annual inpatient and 19,497 outpatient surgeries. Its emergency room had 58,782 visits. Boston Children's Hospital is a teaching hospital for Harvard Medical School.