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College of Arts and Sciences

Faculty Positions


Job Title: Full or Associate Professor of Communication Sciences and Disorders program
Department: Department of Communication

Status: Active

General Summary:

The Department of Communication at The University of Texas at Tyler invites applications for a full time appointment at the rank of Full or Associate Professor, beginning on or before August 15, 2018.  The Communication Sciences and Disorders program is set to launch fall 2018, pending SACSCOC approval.  The ideal candidate will help guide the selection of additional faculty and the implementation of the B.S. degree.  The Department looks to add a graduate program in the field in a few years.

Qualifications:

* Earned Ph.D. in Communication Sciences and Disorders or related field

* ASHA Certificated of Clinical Competence (CCC) in the field of Speech-Language Pathology

* Experience teaching in an educational program and knowledge of the ASHA requirements for acquiring Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC)

* Excellent writing and communication skills

* Demonstrated performance of making sound, independent judgments

* Evidence of an established program of research and record of extramural research support meriting tenure at the professor rank

* Eligibility for Texas licensure and a proven record of accomplishment in research, scholarship, teaching, and service

Primary Responsibilities included, but are not limited to:

* Coordination of the Communication Sciences and Disorders program and undergraduate instruction

* Scholarly research activities and department service

* Providing report data for internal and external audiences

For full consideration, please submit (electronically) a letter of application, curriculum vitae, unofficial transcripts, and names, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses of at least three references to: Search Committee, Department of Health & Kinesiology, dcriswell@uttyler.edu.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  The University of Texas at Tyler is a rapidly growing university located on a 200 acre wooded campus in Tyler, Texas, 95 miles east of Dallas.  Tyler is the East Texas regional center for health care, higher education, and economic development.  The successful applicant must be able to demonstrated eligibility to work in the United States.  This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code Section 51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information.  Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.  The University of Texas at Tyler is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 


Job Title: Lecturer of Chemistry
Department: Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

Status: Active

The Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry at The University of Texas at Tyler invites applications for a non-tenure-track Lecturer of Chemistry beginning Fall 2018. An M.S. or Ph.D. in Chemistry, Bio-chemistry, Physics or related field is required. A minimum of 18 hours in graduate chemistry and 18 hours in graduate  physics is strongly preferred.  The successful applicant must demonstrate a commitment to teaching excellence at the undergraduate level.

Please submit a single PDF file containing a cover letter, current CV, graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and a statement of teaching philosophy to ngray@uttyler.edu.  Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled. The successful applicant must be able to demonstrate eligibility to work in the United States.  This position is security-senseitive and subject to Texas Education Code Section 51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.  The University of Texas at Tyler is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Job Title: Director of The School of Performing Arts
Department: School of Performing Arts

Status: Active

The University of Texas at Tyler invites applications for the position of Director of The School of Performing Arts to begin on October 16th, 2017 and continue until position is filled.  The university seeks candidates who will energetically lead the department in continuing to build excellent undergraduate and graduate programs, and mentor faculty in teaching, research and creative activity, and service.

The preferred candidate should possess an appropriate terminal degree in music, administrative experience in higher education, and an established record of teaching, scholarship and service sufficient to justify appointment with tenure.  Other desirable qualifications include: working collaboratively with faculty on curriculum, performances, and budget; the ability to recruit and retain students and faculty; knowledge of faculty evaluation; and a record of community outreach with local civic and arts organizations, and active involvement in fund-raising.  The School of Performing Arts is currently in a capital fundraising campaign, and the Director will work closely with the Development Officer assigned to the College of Arts and Sciences.  In the near future, UT Tyler will undergo both SACS and NASM re-accreditation.  Salary is commensurate with experience.

The School of Performing Arts, located in the R. Don Cowan Fine and Performing Arts Center, is an important presence within the university and region, regularly hosting regional school music events.  In January 2016, the Center for the Musical Arts opened a 15,000 square foot addition that includes new band and choral rehearsal facilities, faculty studios, and student lounges.  Music performances are held in the Braithwaite Recital Hall and in the Vaughn Auditorium, a 2000-seat venue with full Broadway-sized stage, pit, and wing space.  Students participate in the Patriot Singers, Concert Chorale, Opera/Music Theatre, Wind Ensemble, Jazz Band, Jazz Combo, Brass Ensemble, as well as other solo and group performing opportunities. The School of Performing Arts was recently given the “All Steinway School Recognition” resulting from a commitment to providing Steinway pianos.

The University of Texas at Tyler has an enrollment of nearly 10,000 students and is the regional center for the fine and performing arts. The School of Performing Arts offers the Bachelor of Music in Composition, Music Education, Performance, Piano Pedagogy, and the Bachelor of Arts in Music.  For additional information, visit the university web site at www.uttyler.edu/music.

All applications should be sent via e-mail in digital format. Send digital files including a letter of application, curriculum vitae, unofficial transcripts, statements of teaching and administrative philosophy, links to public performance media and/or publications, and a list of five to ten references with phone and e-mail contact as well as relationship to reference listed.  Supplemental letters of recommendation may also be included but not required.  
Send application via e-mail, addressed to:

Professor Gary Hatcher, Chair Search Committee, SPA Director
The University of Texas at Tyler,

3900 University Blvd., Tyler, Texas 75799

ghatcher@uttyler.edu

The successful applicant must be able to demonstrate eligibility to work in the United States.  This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code Section 51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information.  Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. The University of Texas at Tyler is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

 

 

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