Adjunct Professor of Communication

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  • 09-Sep-2020 to 07-Dec-2020 (EST)
  • College of Communication and Design
  • Boca Raton, FL, USA
  • Part Time
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    Lynn University is an innovative, global and personalized college based in Boca Raton, Florida. Our 3,000 students are from approximately 100 countries. Our NCAA Division II Fighting Knights athletics program has won 25 national championships (and counting!).

    The Chronicle of Higher Education consistently recognizes us as a "Great College to Work For" with high scores in compensation and benefits; work/life balance; job satisfaction; respect and appreciation, and more.

    As a Lynn employee, you will help us build a better world with our students.

    The College of Communication and Design at Lynn University is in search of adjunct faculty in the area of Communication, beginning in January 2021. Primary responsibilities include teaching and advising undergraduate students pursuing a degree in Communication. The college offers a variety of undergraduate majors and minors in the areas of communication and media arts. The college is also host to a variety of graduate programs leading to M.S. and M.F.A. degrees.

    Essential duties and responsibilities include:

    • Serve as undergraduate adjunct faculty in the College of Communication and Design
    • Provide academic and professional advice to students
    • Depending on the successful candidate's area of expertise, courses may include: Communication, Multimedia Journalism, Public Relations, Film Production, Documentary Production, Advanced Film and Video Production, Film and Video Editing, Cinematography, Screenwriting, Film and Video Practicum and Digital Storytelling


    • Master's degree in the relevant field
    • Demonstrated excellence in teaching at the college level
    • Ability to work successfully with students of diverse backgrounds

    Review of applications will begin immediately, and will continue until the position is filled.

    To Apply

    Please include a cover letter, resume or CV with detailed academic credentials, copies of all college transcripts, and three letters of reference.

    Accreditation and equal opportunity

    Lynn University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, age, pregnancy, parenting status, veteran status or retirement status in its activities and programs. In accordance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Lynn University does not discriminate on the basis of sex. Inquiries concerning the application of the non-discrimination policy may be directed to the Lynn University Compliance Officer/Title IX Coordinator at 3601 N. Military Trail, Boca Raton, FL 33431, [email protected], or +1 561-237-7727; or to the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights.

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    Job No:
    Posted: 9/10/2020
    Application Due: 12/9/2020
    Work Type: Part Time