Lecturer in Communication

Lake Havasu City, Arizona
Nov 05, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

ASU Lake Havasu (https://havasu.asu.edu/) invites applications for a full-time nine-month Lecturer position in Communication. The position has an anticipated start date of August 16, 2019. This is a benefits-eligible, non-tenure eligible position renewable on an academic year basis (August 16 to May 15) contingent upon satisfactory performance, availability of resources, and the needs of the university.

The successful candidate will be expected to teach four sections per semester in the Communication Department (undergraduate level). Assigned courses may include one or more foundational courses along with one or more upper division courses as needed. Upper division courses may include Rhetoric and Media Criticism, Communication in Culture, Advanced Research Methods in Communication, and/or Gender and Communication. The successful candidate will also be expected to participate in service to the university and profession as appropriate.

The position requires a minimum of an earned Ph.D. (or appropriate terminal degree) in the discipline or closely related field, demonstrated teaching experience in the appropriate area, and a demonstrated commitment to student success in a transdisciplinary environment.

Desired qualifications include: (1) demonstrated experience teaching foundational courses in Communication; (2) evidence of teaching experience with upper division courses in Business Communication, Mediated Communication and Technology, and Interpersonal Communication; (3) demonstrated experience with multiple teaching modalities; (4) and demonstrated success meeting the needs of diverse student populations

. Applicants are expected to give a teaching demonstration if invited to interview.

To apply, please submit the following as pdf(s) to Athena Eskridge at [email protected]: (a) a letter of application; (b) curriculum vitae or resume; (c) statement of teaching philosophy and; (d) syllabi and course-related material for no more than two courses. Applicants must also arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent to either the above email address or ASU Lake Havasu, 100 University Way, Lake Havasu City, AZ 86406.

Initial deadline for receipt of complete applications is January 15, 2019; if not filled, review of complete applications will continue every week thereafter until the search is closed.

ASU Lake Havasu is located in western Arizona, about three hours from Phoenix and approximately 2 hours from Las Vegas. To learn more about Lake Havasu, please visit https://golakehavasu.com/.

Arizona State University encourages and supports diversity among applicants and employees. Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. ASU’s full non-discrimination statement (ACD 401) is located on the ASU website at https://www.asu.edu/aad/manuals/acd/acd401.html and https://www.asu.edu/titleIX