Speech-Language Pathology Clinical Fellowship Opportunity

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago is the region's top provider of pediatric specialty care, dedicated to the health and well-being of all children and inspired by the courage of children and families.

The Department of Speech-Language Pathology at Lurie Children’s offers a one-year clinical fellowship opportunity for recent Speech-Language Pathology graduates. Our fellowship position provides exposure to a full range of diagnostic and treatment services for pediatric patients from birth through 18 years with speech-language and feeding disorders in a medical setting. The Clinical Fellowship position will begin in September 2017 and end in September 2018. The 2017 – 2018 Clinical Fellowship at Lurie Children’s has been specifically designed to provide a unique clinical experience with an intensive focus on the evaluation and treatment of children with cleft lip and palate and other disorders related to resonance.

Our post-masters clinical fellowship positions offer competitive salaries, an excellent benefits package, and continuing education opportunities.

Minimum Requirements for The Clinical Fellowship Position

  • Master's degree in Speech-Language Pathology
  • Temporary Speech-Language Pathologist Illinois license.

To Apply

1. Complete a Letter of Intent (not to exceed 1 page). Using an essay format, please include the following information:

  • Why would you like to complete your clinical fellowship with Lurie Children’s?
  • What do you hope to achieve during your clinical fellowship period?
  • How will your fellowship benefit your professional development?
  • In the profession of Speech-Language Pathology – what are you particularly passionate about – what sparks your interest?

2. Email your letter of intent and your resume to speechcf@luriechildrens.org​.

Applications will be accepted May 15th through June 9th.

Interview and final selection of the clinical fellow will take place in June/July, 2017.