Department of Communication Studies –Generalist – One year appointment
Monmouth College, a private, residential college of 1350 students located in western Illinois seeks applications for a current full-time opening as Instructor. The appointment begins in August of 2015.
The successful candidate will be a dynamic colleague willing to work closely with undergraduate students and members of the department. Over the course of one school year the faculty member in this position will teach four sections of our basic communication course, COMM 101 and two sections of COMM 235: Small Group Communication.
The basic course has a civic engagement focus growing out of a curriculum grounded in public speaking, research and critical thinking skills. The basic communication course, required of all first-year students at the college, serves as one of the anchors of the college’s general education curriculum supporting courses in Integrated Studies and functioning as a key element in our innovative Communication Across the Curriculum initiative.
Master’s degree in Communication Studies is required; Ph.D. or A.B.D. candidate preferred. Previous teaching experience at the college level is strongly preferred. Competitive salary.
Send letter of application, resume and the names and contact information for three references to: Trudi Peterson, Chair, Department of Communication, Monmouth College by e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Monmouth College, an Equal Opportunity Employer, is committed to diversity and encourages applications from women and minority candidates.
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