Job Summary/Basic Function: The University of North Texas invites applications for two full-time lecturers to begin in fall of 2019. Both lecturers will teach courses in the university core, as well as upper-division undergraduate courses for tech comm majors and both will also be responsible for service to the department. Service activities will focus on one of a few key areas which might include: (1) public relations coordinating (overseeing web and social media content for the department); (2) events coordinating (organizing major departmental events); (3) corporate relations coordinating (identifying and providing professional development and placement opportunities with local stakeholders).
Both positions will be hired on a renewable, 9-month contract with full state benefits and other perks (e.g., tuition/fee waivers for the employee and dependents).
The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.
Minimum Qualifications: Master’s degree with a concentration or specialization in technical communication or a related field
Preferred Qualifications: Experience teaching technical communication, preferably in face-to-face and higher education settings and Industry experience as a technical communicator or related profession