The School of Management at the University at Buffalo, the State University of New York (SUNY), is seeking part-time, adjunct instructors for academic year 2019-2020. The successful candidates are expected to refine and teach a course in business-focused communication (Communicative Literacy 2), a central component of the UB Curriculum for General Education. The aim of this course is to prepare undergraduate students to successfully communicate in written and verbal forms, and across a range of genres and media, to peer, professional, and public audiences in the field; to make effective disciplinary and professional arguments; and, to produce communications individually and as part of a team. The faculty will work closely with school and department leadership in course development, improvement, and accreditation-related assessment, and will contribute to the intellectual life of the department, school, and university.
The UB Curriculum is a university-wide program of study built around intellectual discovery and integrative learning. It emphasizes critical thinking, ethical reasoning, global learning, and strong communication skills, providing the tools undergraduate students need to succeed in their professional life and to meet the responsibilities of citizenship in a diverse and interconnected world.
The profile and stature of the UB School of Management is on the rise in reputational rankings. The school has been ranked by the Financial Times, Forbes, U.S. News & World Report and The Wall Street Journal for the quality of its programs and the return on investment it provides its graduates. It enrolls about 3,000 undergraduates and 925 graduate students, and employs 82 full-time faculty. It currently has 84,000 alumni located in 84 countries. All academic programs of the UB School of Management are accredited by AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. This prestigious accreditation is considered to be the hallmark of management education.
University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.