Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Prescott, Arizona campus is
hiring an Adjunct Speech Instructor to join the Department of
Humanities and Communication Team. Embry-Riddle's Prescott Campus
is respected worldwide for cutting-edge instruction and training
for tomorrow’s aviation, aerospace, security and intelligence
leaders. Prescott is a mile-high city and its climate reflects
seasonable weather excellent for flying. Daytime averages are 80°F
in the summer and 45°F in the winter. At 5,000 ft. above sea level,
it boasts a mild climate, clean air, pristine wilderness areas, and
nearby national forests. The university is a small, private,
residential university in the mountains of Arizona with
approximately 3,500 students. Staff/faculty/student interaction is
highly valued and is a central theme of our campus. It is located
100 miles north of Phoenix and 120 miles south of the Grand
The Department of Humanities and Communication at Embry-Riddle
Aeronautical University, Prescott campus, invites applications for
a part-time teaching position to start August 30, 2021.
The successful candidate will teach 200-level Speech courses; as a
part-time teacher; may teach up to 6 courses per year (fall,
spring, summer) as negotiated with the department chair. Salary is
commensurate with qualifications and experience.
COM 219 is an introductory public speaking course. The instructor
is responsible for facilitating the class, grading student speeches
and other assignments, teaching basic communication processes, and
working with the course monitor to develop the class and assess
student work. The instructor is also responsible for maintaining
his/her Canvas electronic course site.
For further information, contact:
Dr. Matthew Haslam
Chair of the Dept. of Humanities and Communication
College of Arts and Sciences
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
3700 Willow Creek Rd
Prescott, AZ, 86301
• Master's Degree or Ph.D. in Speech Communication or Communication
Studies, or a related field.
• Evidence of successful teaching.
• The ability to use classroom technology effectively in teaching
To ensure full consideration, please apply online by sending 1) a
letter of application, 2) a CV, and 3) the names and contact
information of three professional references. The letter of
application should describe the candidate’s teaching philosophy and
pedagogical practices. Review of applications will begin
immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Only
electronic applications will be considered.