The Temple Head and Neck Institute specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of hearing and balance disorders—from age-related hearing loss, to chronic ear infections, to persistent episodes of vertigo and more. We offer advanced diagnostic testing and audiology evaluations to pinpoint the cause of each patient's symptoms and determine the best course of treatment. This position would be treating adult patients only.
Additional information about the Head and Neck Institute can be found here.
Located in the heart of a diverse urban area, the Katz School of Medicine is acutely aware of the impact of the national systemic problems related to the lack of health equity and access to affordable, culturally responsive healthcare. In response, Katz works to address issues that promote health equity through education, care delivery, workforce development, and research. LKSOM recognizes that an environment enriched with persons from varied backgrounds working to address health disparity enhances scholarly work and the development of a culturally aware and responsive healthcare workforce.
• Diagnostic: Conduct comprehensive diagnostic hearing assessments and balance function testing to determine the nature and extent of patients' hearing and balance issues.
• Treatment and Rehabilitation: Develop and implement personalized treatment plans, including the dispensing of hearing aids, recommending amplification, and assisting with assistive listening devices.
• Counseling: Provide counseling to individuals on hearing loss, prevention strategies, and the benefits of amplification solutions.
• Cochlear Implantation: Collaborate as an essential member of the Cochlear Implantation Team to evaluate candidates and provide ongoing care.
• Vestibular Testing: Perform adult vestibular testing, including VNG, cVEMP, ECochG, and vHIT, to assess and manage patients with balance disorders.
• Teaching: Take an active role in teaching and mentoring medical students, residents, and audiology externs as part of our educational mission.
In addition to a competitive salary and comprehensive suite of benefits, including:
• Generous 403b Retirement Match
• Health, Dental, and Vision Coverage
• Life Insurance
• Malpractice Insurance
• Tuition Remission
• Continuing Medical Education (CME)
• Mentorship Opportunities
• Doctoral degree in Audiology (AuD/PhD); Candidates in their last year of Doctoral training will also be considered.
• Ability to obtain PA licensure for audiology prior to the start date.
• Willingness and ability to obtain ASHA CCC-A certification upon graduation.
Procedure for Candidacy
In order to be considered for this position, you must complete an online application.
Your application will not be considered complete until you submit all the required documents and information.
For confidential inquiries and or questions about the opportunity, please contact Karly Settle, Senior Physician Recruiter, at Karly.firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are especially interested in candidates from diverse backgrounds and under-represented groups. For more information about diversity at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine, please visit the Office of Health Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion.
COVID-19 vaccinations are required for students, faculty and staff working in healthcare settings at Temple University, unless granted a religious or medical exemption (see www.temple.edu/coronavirus).
The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute through their research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.