The Department of Communication at Texas A&M University invites applications for a Lecturer starting in the fall semester of 2018 ending the spring semester of 2019 (9 months, one academic year). Completed M.A. or Ph.D. in communication or related discipline is required. Successful candidates will possess a strong pedagogical background for teaching some combination of courses in communication theory, public speaking, sports communication, public relations, applied cultural discourse, technology and communication and applied digital media skills in a lab setting.
The department offers the PhD, MA, BA and BS degrees, and has 25 tenured/tenure-track faculty members, 10 academic/professional track faculty members, and more than 45 graduate students, and over 1,300 undergraduate majors. Further information regarding the department is available at: http://comm.tamu.edu. Texas A&M is a research-intensive flagship university with more than 62,000 students, including 14,000 graduate students, making it the sixth largest university in the United States. The student body includes 23.9% African American, Hispanic, Asian or Pacific Islander, and American Indian or Alaskan Native students, as well as approximately 5,400 international students from 130 countries. We seek candidates who are dedicated to teaching excellence, are strong student mentors, and committed to preparing students to be leaders in a diverse, multicultural, and global world. Texas A&M University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that is deeply committed to enhancing the diversity and excellence of its faculty and is responsive to the needs of dual-career couples.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. Interested candidates should complete an application via Workday. A cover letter, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and names with contact information for three references should be emailed to Dr. J. Kevin Barge email@example.com. EXTERNAL APPLICANTS: If you currently are NOT a Texas A&M System employee please click below to go to our external career site to view our jobs. Go to External Career Site â“ https://tamus.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/TAMU_External. INTERNAL APPLICANTS:Ifyou currently ARE a Texas A&M System employee: Go to Internal Career Site â“ https://jobs.tamu.edu/internal-applicants/.
The Texas A&M University System is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Active / Veterans / Disability Employer committed to diversity. All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institutionâ™s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institutionâ™s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.
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About Texas A&M University
Texas A&M University is dedicated to the discovery, development, communication, and application of knowledge in a wide range of academic and professional fields. Its mission of providing the highest quality undergraduate and graduate programs is inseparable from its mission of developing new understandings through research and creativity. It prepares students to assume roles in leadership, responsibility, and service to society. Texas A&M assumes as its historic trust the maintenance of freedom of inquiry and an intellectual environment nurturing the human mind and spirit. It welcomes and seeks to serve persons of all racial, ethnic, and geographic groups, women and men alike, as it addresses the needs of an increasingly diverse population and a global economy. In the twenty-first century, Texas A&M University seeks to assume a place of preeminence among public universities while respecting its history and traditions.