Adjunct Assistant Instructor

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Posting TitleAdjunct Assistant InstructorArea of SpecialtyDepartmentUNT-Communication Studies-121300Job LocationDentonFull Time/Part TimePart-TimeSalary InformationDepartment Summary

The department offers course work in rhetorical, performance and social science traditions. Students are afforded opportunities to explore communication from applied and theoretical perspectives using analytical, critical, quantitative and qualitative methodologies. Course work features the investigation of communication in interpersonal, organizational, aesthetic, health, cultural, intercultural, legal, political and international contexts. Students will encounter topics such as gender and diversity issues, social change, conflict and narrative. The graduate experience often is enhanced by opportunities to engage in consulting; conducting research with faculty members; participating in regional and national festivals and professional conferences, and/or internships with corporations, social service organizations, arts organizations and government agencies.

Position Summary

The Department of Communication Studies seeks qualified individuals for its Adjunct Assistant Instructor 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 teach these courses develop on a periodic basis, depending on department teaching needs.

The anticipated is for COMM 1010, COMM 1440, COMM 2020, COMM 2040, COMM 2060, COMM 2140, COMM 3120, COMM 3320, COMM 3420, COMM 3920.

Minimum Qualifications

MA or MS in Communication Studies or closely related field.

Preferred Qualifications

Terminal degree in discipline is preferred.

Required License / Registration / CertificationWork Schedule

Varied

Driving 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 NumberA253PPosition End Date (if temporary)Special Instructions to ApplicantsQuicklink for Postinghttp://jobs.untsystem.edu/postings/39329Supplemental Questions

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    1. Curriculum Vitae
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    Posted: 9/9/2020
    Application Due: 9/18/2020
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