Speech Communication Lecturer Category II - Metropolitan State University of Denver in Denver Colorado

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Metropolitan State University of Denver

Denver, Colorado 80217

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The Communication Arts & Sciences Department cultivates skill in understanding, evaluating, and producing communication. We are seeking a generalist in communication studies and broadcasting to support the existing strengths found in our communication studies degree. The teaching load is four courses per semester from the curriculum in general studies (i.e. Public Speaking, Interpersonal Communication, Communication Theory) Candidate may also teach courses in the broadcasting track. In addition, the candidate will work up to 10 hours per week with the Student Media at MSU Denver.


1) Teach a four/four load, This includes preparing for courses assigned, assessing student progress and the integration of technology into course content and delivery. May be asked to teach online or in hybrid courses.

2) Work with Student Media up to 10 hours per week as a student advisor and mentor in broadcasting skills.

3) Embrace the department’s teaching philosophy that balances disciplinary theory with applied knowledge and demonstrated practical experience.

4) Teach students from diverse backgrounds and from a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for under-represented groups. Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer and encourages women and minorities to apply.

Required Qualifications

Master’s Degree in Human Communication, Communication Studies, Media Studies, Communication Arts or closely related field. Degree must be complete by start of Fall semester 2015.

Preferred Qualifications

1) Doctoral degree in Human Communication, Communication Studies, Media Studies, Communication Arts, or closely related field.
2) University teaching experience;
3) Classroom technology skills including internet-enabled and hybrid learning;
4) Industry experience in professional broadcasting;
5) Ability to integrate technology into course content and use available technology in teaching; and
6) Demonstrate the ability to teach from a perspective that includes non-traditional students and diverse urban groups including U.S. ethnic minorities, other marginalized groups, and/or women.

Special Instructions to Applicants

IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply via the online application system, www.msudenverjobs.com.

References refers to a list of three professional references and their contact information.

In order for your applicant file to be considered complete you must submit copies of transcripts. If you are not able to attach copies of transcripts at the time of application you must submit them via e-mail, fax, or mail. Please note that these must be received by the deadline date.
E-mail: wmonsour@msudenver.edu
Fax: 303-556-6239
Mail: Attn: Dr. Michael Monsour
Communication Arts and Sciences
MSU Denver
P.O. Box 173362, CB 34
Denver, CO 80217-3362

Official Transcripts will be required of the candidate selected for hire.

Keyword Phrases

  • CAS - Comm Arts & Sciences
  • Speech Communication Lecturer Category II
  • Diverse institution
  • Urban environment
  • Comprehensive college offering bachelors & masters
  • Speech / Rhetoric
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Not Specified
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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