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Troy, NY
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Lecturer or Sr. Lecturer in Speech Communication

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Job Summary
The Department of Communication and Media at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute invites applications for a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Speech Communication, beginning in August 2024. The candidate would join a dynamic, growing faculty researching communication and media from a broad range of disciplinary and interdisciplinary fields.

Minimum Qualifications
Candidates must possess a PhD in speech communication, rhetoric/persuasion, debate, political communication, legal rhetoric or a related field. Evidence of effective teaching, and the capability to demonstrate, through accomplishment, promise of academic, scholarly and/or research achievement in and/or commitment to speech communication, rhetoric/persuasion, debate, political communication, legal rhetoric, or freedom of speech.
For appointment at the rank of Senior Lecturer, candidates must also have attained a significant level of scholarly activity, research output, or individual creative practice.
candidates must meet stated minimum education and practice requirements.

Preferred Qualifications

Minimum expertise, expertise, and Abilities
candidates must have a record of research and scholarly publications as well as evidence of prosperous collegiate teaching at the time of appointment.

Starting income/Rate
Expected hiring range:  
   » Lecturer: 55,500 - 65,000 
   » Sr. Lecturer: 65,500-75,000 
Pay transparency disclosure: The selected candidate's income will be determined located on factors that include the available budget, internal equity, and the final candidate's qualifications, practice, education and other job-related credentials. This hiring range is provided as Rensselaer's good faith estimate of the expected hiring range at the time of posting.

Application instructions
Follow the on-screen prompts to create a brief online profile with contact information for three (3) references. Please be ready to upload (1) a letter of interest; (2) a curriculum vitae; (3) a teaching portfolio that includes a teaching statement, a sample syllabus, and evidence of prosperous teaching at the collegiate level; (4) a diversity statement; (5) selected research publications.
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Job Posted Date
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Prior candidates are welcome!
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Post Date: 06/11/2024 / Viewed 215 times
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