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Speech Pathologist 1 - Hearing And Speech
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Speech Pathologist 1 - Hearing And Speech

1. Job Code: 6100

2. Job Stream Description: TBD

**This is a full-time/exemptterm position lasting six months to one year.**

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**Speech-LanguagePathologist-I (clinical fellow)**

**TheVanderbilt Music Cognition Lab (located in the Vanderbilt Bill Wilkerson Centerin Nashville, Tennessee) seeks a Speech-Language Pathologist (clinicalfellowship) with a strong interest in clinical-translational research. Theposition and the supervised training will be focused administration of languageand social communication assessments in several populations (primarily: infantsand young children with autism, and children with language impairments) forNIH-funded studies. Consultation and therapy experiences with young childrenwith ASD may also be available depending on interest and experience. The Lab isa fast-paced and exciting environment that engages students from a wide rangeof Vanderbilt undergraduate and graduate programs and maintains collaborationswith a network of researchers across Vanderbilt departments and in othernational and international sites. In addition to completing the requirementsfor ASHA certification, the candidate will have the opportunity to acquire newresearch skills (including behavioral data analysis, acoustic analysis, eyetracking, musical rhythm assessments, and EEG). This position requires highattention to detail, contact with families and recruitment in the community,willingness to learn new skills, and basic knowledge of the research process.**

**Priorresearch experience and completion of a Master's in Speech-Language Pathology arerequired. Opportunities for long-term involvement in the lab are contingentupon successful completion of fellowship and availability of funding. Positionis open for an immediate start date.**

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**A Term position is a staff position that exists for aperiod longer than six months but is not expected to last beyond one year.Although a position may exist for a specified or indefinite period, staff whoaccept term positions are not guaranteed employment for the entire period; theyare employed for indefinite periods within the limit of the appointment. Thereare no guarantees of continued employment, either within the term or when theterm ends.**

**Licensure, Certification, and/or Registration (LCR):**

**Priorresearch experience and completion of a Master's in Speech-Language Pathology arerequired. Opportunities for long-term involvement in the lab are contingentupon successful completion of fellowship and availability of funding. Positionis open for an immediate start date.**

**Physical Requirements/Strengths needed & Physical Demands:**


+ Occasional: Sitting: Remaining in seated position

+ Occasional: Standing: Remaining on one's feet without moving.

+ Occasional: Walking: Moving about on foot.

+ Occasional: Lifting under 35 lbs: Raising and lowering objects under 35 lbs from one level to another

+ Occasional: Push/Pull: Exerting force to move objects away from or toward.

+ Occasional: Bending/Stooping: Trunk bending downward and forward by bending spine at waist requiring full use of lower extremities and back muscles

+ Occasional: Reaching below shoulders: Extending arms in any direction below shoulders.

+ Occasional: Handling: Seizing, holding, grasping, turning or otherwise working with hand or hands.


+ Occasional: Vision: Clarity of near vision at 20 inches or less and far vision at 20 feet or more with depth perception, peripheral vision, color vision.

+ Frequent: Noise: May include exposure to occupational noise levels which equal or exceed an 8-hr time-weighted average of 85 decibels, requiring enrollment in VUMC's Hearing Conservation Program which includes training, use of hearing protection, and periodic audiometry.

+ Continuous: Communication: Expressing or exchanging written/verbal/electronic information.

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**Job** _Research_

**Organization:** _Hearing And Speech 104782_

**Title:** _Speech Pathologist 1 - Hearing And Speech_

**Location:** _TN-Nashville-Medical Center East (MCE) - South Tower_

**Requisition ID:** _1804755_

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