Become an Affiliate Member

Affiliate Members of the School of Communication Sciences and Disorders (SCSD) are considered Affiliate Faculty Members and will be given a McGill email account. This account is the official means of communication with Faculty Members and allows access to all online journals from McGill’s library.  

An official McGill appointment as a (nil salaried) Affiliate Member of the SCSD is meant to recognize individuals who are making a significant contribution to the SCSD. This is a three-year appointment awarded to clinicians who meet all of the criteria in one of the following categories:


Category 1: Clinical Supervision in Speech-Language Pathology

Clinicians will be considered for Affiliate Membership when, in the last 3 years, they have supervised:

  1. At least two practica
    • All peer coached or team practica will only be counted as one practicum

  2. A minimum of 36 days
    • Days for Peer Coaching of Fall, Winter, and Spring practica are calculated as 1.5 days per day supervised
    • All other team practica (e.g. Phonological Awareness Practicum) are calculated as 1 day per day supervised


Category 2: Clinical Supervision in Audiology

Clinicians will be considered for Affiliate Membership when, in the last 3 years, they have  supervised:

  • The equivalent of 3 students per academic year worked
    • All students are calculated even in a Peer Coached practicum


Category 3: Teaching

Faculty lecturers will be considered for Affiliate Membership when they do one of the following:

  • Are Responsible for an entire class
  • Co-teach a class
  • Teach the entire lab component of a class
  • Teach special workshops organized by Faculty at the SCSD for the M.Sc.A students

(Please note that guest lecturers do not qualify.)


Category 4: Special Projects and Other

Clinicians involved in research projects or pilot projects that have a clinical practicum component will be considered on a case-by-case basis


How to Apply

To become an Affiliate Member, please complete and submit this form