Position DetailsUNT System Overview
Welcome to the University of North Texas System, or UNT World as we like to call ourselves. UNT World includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education.
Over the past decade, combined UNTS enrollment has grown by more than 25 percent to nearly 44,000 students. UNT System institutions award more than 11,000 degrees each year – including the largest number of master’s and doctoral degrees in the DFW region. As DFW’s university system, UNT World offers a wide range of degree programs and academic initiatives across our campuses. With more than 300 bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs, as well as convenient campus locations and teaching centers located throughout North Texas, our system provides a wide array of opportunities.
The Department of Technical Communication emphasizes evidence-based approaches to preparing students with the technical communication skills required in modern workplaces: writing, designing, and coding.
We offer graduate and undergraduate degrees and certificates. Courses are taught by an internationally recognized faculty whose research and experience are at the forefront of the field. We also facilitate connections among faculty, students, and practitioners through client-sponsored course projects, internships, regular networking events, and our industry-led Advisory Board.
The Department of Technical Communication seeks qualified individuals for its Adjunct Assistant Pool and welcomes applicants at any time. This posting is for the Fall 2020, Spring 2021, and Summer 2021 semesters. The specific courses involved may vary from semester to semester and openings to support these courses develop on a periodic basis, depending on department teaching needs.
The anticipated need is for Adjunct Assistants whose duties may include but are not limited to supporting teaching of a range of undergraduate TECM courses, supporting undergraduate advising, and other academic related projects.Minimum Qualifications
Adjunct candidates must have earned an M.A. or Ph.D. from an accredited university.Preferred Qualifications
Preference will be given to candidates with graduate-level coursework in professional and technical communication, prior experience teaching technical communication, and industry experience.Required License / Registration / CertificationWork Schedule
VariedDriving University VehicleNoSecurity SensitiveThis is a security sensitive position.EEO Statement
The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.Physical RequirementsTalk or HearPosting NumberA033PPosition End Date (if temporary)Special Instructions to ApplicantsQuicklink for Postinghttp://jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/34962Supplemental Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * Have you ever been employed by the University of North Texas? If so, in what capacity and last semester employed?
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- * What is your highest level of education attained?
- High School Diploma
- Associate's Degree
- Bachelor's Degree
- Master's Degree
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae