Lecturer in Interpersonal Communication

SUNY New Paltz

Department of Communication & Media
Budget Title: Lecturer
Local Title: Lecturer — Communication and Media
Posting Date: May 21st, 2013
Classification: TBD

Duties: The Department of Communication and Media at the State University of New York at New Paltz invites applications for a temp/renewable lecturer position beginning in Fall 2013.

The lecturer will assume a teaching load of 30 credits, or the equivalent of five courses each semester. Courses may include intercultural communication, interpersonal communication, nonverbal communication, and public speaking. We are seeking a creative, dynamic educator committed to excellence in teaching.

Qualifications: A Master’s degree in Communication Studies is required; a Ph.D. is preferred, along with teaching experience at the college level. Candidates who bring diverse cultural experience and who are especially qualified to mentor and advise all members of our diverse student population are especially encouraged to apply. The State University of New York at New Paltz is an AA/EOE/ADA employer.

Contact Information: Please submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, two sample syllabi, student evaluations, and a statement of teaching philosophy to Search Chair, Please note Search #F13-01 on all materials submitted.

Deadline: Applications will be accepted beginning immediately until the position is filled, with priority given to applications received by June 14th, 2013.

Recognized regionally for the strength of its academic programs, New Paltz is a highly-selective comprehensive public college of about 7,800 students, offering a variety of undergraduate as well as some graduate degree programs. New Paltz is located 80 miles north of New York City, at the foothills of the Catskill Mountains, with easy access to the City and to nearby cultural and recreational amenities.

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Jason Wrench
1 Hawk Drive, CSB 51
New Paltz, NY  12561
(845) 257-3499