The Kennedy Krieger Institute invite applications for a mid-career faculty member with expertise in the field of pediatric communication sciences related to children with developmental and acquired neurological disorders. This position will offer extensive opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration and a faculty appointment at Johns Hopkins University.
The Kennedy Krieger Institute is dedicated to helping children and adolescents with developmental and acquired disorders and serves over 20,000 patients annually. It is a research, clinical, and educational institute with a dynamic and interdisciplinary team of professionals. Faculty members at Kennedy Krieger hold academic appointments at many different departments at Johns Hopkins University and are international leaders in their respective fields. The Institute has a strong interdisciplinary focus and interdisciplinary research opportunities are plentiful both at Kennedy Krieger and with Johns Hopkins.
The Institute has over 80 Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists who work in various settings/programs including: an in-patient rehabilitation hospital, outpatient clinics including assistive technology, day and home and community based rehabilitation programs, home and center based early intervention programs, a comprehensive autism center, and special education day school programs. The program also has a very strong, nationally recognized training program in speech-language pathology and trains 5-10 clinical fellows annually.
The ideal candidate will have a strong track record of extramural funding, peer-reviewed publications, experience in program development and be eligible for licensure as a clinician in speech-language pathology or audiology. We expect that this individual will be appointed as faculty at Johns Hopkins University in their relevant department. The academic rank of this position will be commensurate with prior scholarly achievements.
Excellent benefits for faculty members include college tuition remission for dependents (at any college) and tuition remission for faculty members, spouses and dependents for coursework at the Johns Hopkins University and the Peabody Music Institute.
Applicants should send 3 documents, including: 1) curriculum vitae, 2) a 1-2-page statement of academic interests, and, 3) contact information for four professional references to Ms. Tina Schmitt, Talent Acquisition Manager - firstname.lastname@example.org
Our mission is to transform the lives of children with disorders of the brain through groundbreaking research, innovative treatments, and life-changing education. The Kennedy Krieger Institute leads the way in translating scientific advances into new therapies and educational interventions, while providing an inspirational environment for training tomorrow’s leaders in the field. These successes b...enefit millions of children and families around the world. We recruit the most talented and compassionate clinicians, scientists, and educators to provide the best care and family support. Our approach is child-family centered and interdisciplinary, to ensure that children with conditions affecting the nervous system have access to all the resources they need—treatments, education, and community programs to achieve ever better outcomes.