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Oral Communication Faculty

Yale Gordon College of Arts and Sciences’ Klein Family School of Communications Design

Vacancy Number 300750

Position Type: 9-month faculty position with benefits package
Opens: 02/28/17     Closes: Open Until Filled

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications

Application screening will begin March 30, 2017. The academic selection team needs to receive complete applications with all required documents attached and needs prospective colleagues to have the required documents ready to attach in our system before starting or submitting electronic applications.

The Klein Family School of Communications Design, housed in the University of Baltimore’s College of Arts and Sciences, invites applications for a tenure track assistant professor of communication to begin August, 2017 (contingent on final budgetary approval).

The 3/3 teaching load will consist initially of a combination of introductory courses in speech communication, as well as other courses in the division based on the candidate’s qualifications. The ideal candidate will bring to the job a knowledge of current developments in the discipline and its pedagogy; a record of scholarly activities appropriate to the rank of assistant professor, and the potential for excellence in teaching and service to her or his profession and to the university.
 
Primary Responsibilities:
 
•    Teach lower and upper division oral communication and related courses, some of which may be parts of interdisciplinary learning communities.
•    Manage multi-section oral communication courses
•    Supervise part-time faculty
•    Contribute to developing new courses
•    Advocate for the importance of oral communication competence across the university

Qualifications:  

•    Required:  Ph.D. Speech communication or related discipline; teaching experience.
•    Preferred:  experience creating and managing oral communication courses; ability to teach related subjects—rhetoric, public relations, media analysis, etc.
For more information about the University, the College of Arts and Sciences, and the Klein Family School of Communications Design, go to http://www.ubalt.edu/cas/about-the-college/schools-and-divisions/school-of-communications-design/index.cfm.

Salary will be commensurate with the candidate’s background, experience, and record of achievement. Employment offer is contingent on the position’s funding.

Electronic applications are required.  Before submitting your application, save these PDF (preferred format) or Word documents:

1.   current curriculum vitae
2.   a letter of interest addressing qualifications, as well as teaching philosophy
3.  
a list of references

The position is open until filled, and completed applications received by March 30, 2017 will receive full consideration. 

The University of Baltimore is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/ADA Compliant Employer & Title IX Institution.  The University of Baltimore ("UB" or "University") does not discriminate on the basis of sex, gender, race, religion, age, disability, national origin, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other legally protected characteristics in its programs, activities or employment practices.

We appreciate your interest in our vacancy.  Please review the information below before you visit http://www.ubalt.edu/candidate_gateway/erecruit.html  to apply.

Questions regarding the electronic application should be directed to pmason@ubalt.edu. 

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The Candidate Gateway system serves as your connection to the University of Baltimore’s job application process. It is a free, safe and secure way for you to apply for the job you want, and it allows the Office of Human Resources to maintain accurate records. Your use of the system does not require you to surrender any of your rights to privacy or confidentiality during the application process. Only qualified members of UB’s Human Resources team and members of the relevant search committee can access your application information. The search committee will not have access to any information you provide to HR for affirmative action reporting purposes.

Please review the information below before you apply, and refer to it as you enter your application.

External applicants: Review the vacancy announcement at http://www.ubalt.edu/candidate_gateway/erecruit.html and click the external applicant link to apply.

Internal applicants (students taking classes at UB and current employees) with login and password for MyUB: use the internal applicant link, log into My UB, then click the “View or Apply for Job Positions” link on the left.

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  • Use the “Save” button to save your information so you can return to it later and complete your application. Using “Save” does not complete the process to apply for a job opening.

ELECTRONIC APPLICATION NAVIGATION

A - ATTACHMENT UPLOAD

Save these PDF (preferred format) or Word documents before you apply:

1.   current curriculum vitae
2.   a letter of interest addressing qualifications, as well as teaching philosophy
3.  
a list of references

The position is open until filled, and completed applications received by March 30, 2017 will receive full consideration.

When you complete your electronic application and attach your documents:

Click “Save” to save the data you entered on that page. The message “You have successfully submitted your job application.” confirms only that you entered that page of information into the system. You must click “Next” to continue and complete the application process.

1. In the system's Apply Now Choose Resume page, select Upload a New Resume, and then upload the PDF  (preferred format) or Word document with your current curriculum vitae.  Then, click “Continue."

2. On the Apply Now Complete Application page, enter your contact information, and then click "Submit"

3. Online Questionnaire/Application Questionnaire:  Answer all of the questions, and then click “Submit."

4.  Complete the Submit Online Application page, then click "I agree to these terms", and then click Submit.

5. Click the "Careers Home" link.

6. Click the "My Career Tools" link near the top of the screen.

7. Click the Add Attachment link, select Cover Letter, attach a PDF (preferred format) or Word document with your letter of interest addressing qualifications, as well as teaching and leadership philosophy and then click "Save and Add More".

8. Click the Add Attachment link, select References, attach a PDF (preferred format) or Word document with a letter of interest addressing qualifications, as well as teaching philosophy.  Click “Save."

Questions/Help

If you have trouble viewing our job postings or submitting the electronic application, please contact Human Resources Recruitment at pmason@ubalt.edu

http://www.ubalt.edu/hr

Last Published 10/2/15