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Part-time Instructor or Assistant Professor of Communication and Theatre

Employer
DePauw University
Location
Greencastle, Indiana, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Date posted
Apr 10, 2024

Job Details

Description

The Department of Communication and Theatre at DePauw University invites applications for a part term position at the rank of Instructor (master’s degree) or Assistant Professor (Ph.D.) to begin in August 2024. A doctoral degree in Communication by the time of appointment is preferred. A commitment to teaching undergraduates in a liberal-arts setting and evidence of effective and inclusive teaching are essential. The department specifically seeks candidates to teach COMM 123 Public Speaking. Teaching assignment is 2 courses per year (one per semester).

This course is one section of a lower-level public speaking course. This course examines the attitudes, methods, and techniques used in effective public speaking. Effective performance is required in a variety of speaking situations.

DePauw University is a leading, nationally-recognized liberal arts university dedicated to educating just over 1,800 highly talented, motivated, and diverse students from across the country and around the globe. Connected to the liberal arts college is one of the nation’s first Schools of Music, to be renamed The Institute of Music at DePauw in July 2024. For 185 years, DePauw has created an atmosphere of intellectual challenge and social engagement that prepares students for lifelong success. Located in Greencastle, Indiana, about a 45-minute drive west of Indianapolis, DePauw is a member of the Great Lakes Colleges Association . DePauw has an ongoing commitment to diversity and seeks to strengthen our institution through equitable and inclusive practices. Please see this profile for more information about DePauw University.

Application Instructions

Candidates should submit through Interfolio: a cover letter summarizing qualifications; CV; a statement of teaching philosophy; a statement of scholarly interests; and a copy of graduate transcripts. Application materials should provide evidence of a commitment to successfully fostering and engaging with a diversity of ideas and experiences to create an inclusive environment in the classroom and at the University. Review of applications will begin April 24, 2024 and continue until the position is filled. Please contact Jennifer Adams, Communication and Theatre Department Chair, at jadams@depauw.edu with any questions.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

DePauw University, in affirmation of its commitment to excellence, endeavors to provide equal opportunity for all individuals in its hiring, promotion, compensation and admission procedures. Institutional decisions regarding hiring, promotion, compensation and admission will be based upon a person’s qualifications and/or performance without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, age, gender, gender identity or gender expression, except where religion, gender, or national origin is a bona fide occupational qualification.

DePauw University’s goals and commitments are best served if the institution reflects the diversity of our society; hence, DePauw seeks diversity in all areas and levels of employment and abides by all local, state and federal regulations concerning equal employment opportunities. The University admits, hires and promotes individuals upon their qualities and merits.

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Company

DePauw University is a private liberal arts college in Greencastle, Indiana.

DePauw University

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