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Adjunct Faculty in Speech Science

Recruitment Period

Open date: January 4th, 2021

Last review date: Wednesday, Feb 3, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Monday, Jul 4, 2022 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

Adjunct Faculty in Speech Science

The Department of Otolaryngology -- Head and Neck Surgery at the University of California San Francisco seeks to hire a part-time individual at the Adjunct Assistant Professor level to conduct speech science research. The position may increase to full-time, dependent on funding.

The selected candidate will be expected to conduct research work involving the development and implementation of models and experiments that address questions concerning the production and control of speech and natural language processing. As an independent investigator, the candidate will: (1) design and perform computational simulations of speech production and control processes (2) develop and implement new approaches to monitoring and analyzing speech production; (3) develop systems/procedures for eliciting spoken responses for subsequent speech analysis; (4) provide scientific oversight of the projects including review and advice on experimental design, data interpretation, and long-term planning to her or his team and colleagues; (5) write manuscripts for publication in peer-review journals; and (6) pursue independent funding.

Candidate must have a PhD related to speech production research. Experience with modeling speech production and natural language processing is preferred.

UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

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Job location

San Francisco, CA