Speech Pathologist II

December 11, 2019
Neurology / Memory and Aging Center
Full Time
Req Number: 
53739BR
JOB OVERVIEW
A Speech Pathologist is required to lead a team of research speech pathologists conducting assessment, diagnosis and treatment of patients with Primary Progressive Aphasia (PPA) or Dyslexia.

This position will assist the Principal Investigator (PI) in training and advising new clinicians in the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of speech and language disorders in PPA and Dyslexia, provide supervision of more complex cases, advise on the selection and development of new assessment tools, deliver lectures and didactics to speech pathologists and neurologists, and collaborate in original research by designing and conducting treatment trials, writing grant applications and assisting with the preparation of manuscripts for publication. The position also involves budgetary oversight for a large research laboratory.

MEMORY AND AGING CENTER / NEUROLOGY
The UCSF Memory and Aging Center (MAC) is a dynamic multidisciplinary clinical research program investigating neurodegenerative diseases. Our research is focused on understanding the clinical, genetic, and diagnostic features of neurodegenerative brain diseases.

ABOUT UCSF
The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences, health professions and excellence in patient care. It is the only campus in the 10-campus UC system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.