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logoThe faculty and staff of Western Michigan University's Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences are committed to educating the next generation of speech, language and hearing professionals through unique academic, research and clinical opportunities. Through this program, students enhance their knowledge and develop essential skills and competencies in evaluation, diagnosis, rehabilitation and prevention, as well as research, education and administration. Our graduates are maximally effective in providing clinical services to individuals of all ages with speech, language and hearing impairments.

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4th Annual Max & Lisa Herrera Memorial Golf Outing

All proceeds benefit the memorial scholarship established in their name at Western Michigan University. The outing is Saturday, July 8, and is a four person scramble with a 9 a.m. shotgun start at  Ridgeview Golf Course. The day will include a silent auction, raffle and meal to follow. The cost is $65 per golfer, which includes golf, cart and meal. Click here for printable brochure.

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Employment opportunities

Assistant/Associate Professor of Audiology
The Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences seeks candidates for assistant/associate Professor of Audiology. This is a tenure-track position. More information.

Seeking part-time instructors.