The Department of Communication at Santa Clara University, a Jesuit, Catholic university, seeks to hire a Quarterly Adjunct Lecturer (part-time, non-tenure track) in Communication studies. The position involves teaching one of a number of possible courses (but no more than two in any quarter or 4 over the entire academic year): Introduction to Interpersonal Communication, Introduction to Media Studies, Technology and Communication, Public Speaking, Quantitative Research Methods, Qualitative Research Methods, or an upper-division elective in areas such as Persuasion, Information Campaigns, or Public Relations. Preference will be given to candidates whose teaching is aligned with the department's focus on social justice. The quarter is 10 weeks long, with an 11th week for finals. The position could be in any of the three academic quarters, depending on departmental need.
About Santa Clara University
Santa Clara University, a comprehensive Jesuit, Catholic university located in California's Silicon Valley, offers its more than 8,000 students rigorous undergraduate curricula in arts and sciences, business, and engineering, plus master's, Ph.D., and law degrees. Distinguished nationally by the fourth-highest graduation rate among all U.S. master's universities, California's oldest operating higher-education institution demonstrates faith-inspired values of ethics and social justice.