Postdoctoral Teaching Associate

Location
Massachusetts, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted
Jun 16, 2021
Employment Level
Post-Doc
Employment Type
Full Time


Postdoctoral Teaching Associate

About Northeastern:
Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global research university and the recognized leader in experience-driven lifelong learning. Our world-renowned experiential approach empowers our students, faculty, alumni, and partners to create impact far beyond the confines of discipline, degree, and campus.

Our locations—in Boston; Charlotte, North Carolina; London; Portland, Maine; San Francisco; Seattle; Silicon Valley; Toronto; Vancouver; and the Massachusetts communities of Burlington and Nahant—are nodes in our growing global university system. Through this network, we expand opportunities for flexible, student-centered learning and collaborative, solutions-focused research.

Northeastern's comprehensive array of undergraduate and graduate programs— in a variety of on-campus and online formats—lead to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools. Among these, we offer more than 195 multi-discipline majors and degrees designed to prepare students for purposeful lives and careers.

About the Opportunity:
The Communication Studies Department at Northeastern University invites applications for a Postdoctoral Teaching Associate teaching classes on Public Speaking and Business and Professional Speaking with the possibility of additional courses such as Advocacy Writing, Argumentation Theory, Communication and Gender, Communication Criticism, Communication Theory, Elements of Debate, Global and Intercultural Communication, Group Communication, Interpersonal Communication, Interviewing, Persuasion and Rhetoric, Principles of Organizational Communication, Research Methods, Social Movement Communication, Sports Communication, and Visual Communication.

Responsibilities:
The teaching load is 3 classes per semester with the possibility of summer classes for extra compensation.

Qualifications:
Must have teaching experience at the college level and a PhD in Communication Studies or a related field prior to the start of the appointment. This is a one-year position with the possibility of renewal for two additional years. The starting date is August 23, 2021.

Salary Grade:
FAC

Additional Information:
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

Applicants should send a letter of application indicating how their background and expertise fits department needs, a curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and the names and contact information of at least three references. All applications are online. To apply, visit the Northeastern University Application portal at https://careers.hrm.northeastern.edu.

Questions about the positions may be addressed to Dale Herbeck, Chair, Communication Studies Department, at d.herbeck@neu.edu. Initial review of applications will begin on April 23, 2021. Positions remain open until filled.

Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

To learn more about Northeastern University's commitment and support of diversity and inclusion, please see www.northeastern.edu/diversity.


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