• Dr. Shen in the lab

    Dr. Jing Shen receives NIH grant to study hearing in noise.

  • sabrina

    Sabrina Welch, 2018 Presidential Medallion Scholar

  • staff and faculty

    2018 faculty and staff retreat

  • Balance and the inner ear
  • Student, client under observation

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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Western Michigan University invites applications and nominations for one assistant/associate professor in the Department of Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences. This is a tenure-track, academic year position with an expected start date of August 15, 2019. Visit wmich.edu/hr/jobs (or click the "apply today" button below) for detailed information and application procedures. Search for posting #0604789.


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Open house and visitation dates for graduate programs

  • 2019 Open House
 Prospective Graduate Students
    Fridays - March 29 and Nov. 8 | 1 to 4 p.m. | flier
  • 2019 Graduate Program Visitation Dates
    Fridays - Feb. 8, March 15 and Oct. 11 | 1 to 3 p.m. | flier

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