One Year Visiting Faculty Appointment
Fall 2019 – Spring 2020
Department of Communication
Trinity University, San Antonio, Texas
Communication: Trinity University. One-year visiting faculty appointment in Communication, Fall 2019. Ph.D. preferred; ABD required by August 12, 2019 start date. Teach three undergraduate courses each semester (18-20 contact hours/year) in Communication with primary teaching responsibilities in the department’s core courses of Mass Media and Media Texts. The visiting faculty member would also be given the opportunity to teach at least one Special Topics course in her/his primary area of study during the year appointment at Trinity.
A successful candidate will have a demonstrated record of teaching expertise and a passion for mentoring undergraduate students.
Trinity University is an independent, highly selective, primarily undergraduate liberal arts and sciences institution with an ideal student-faculty ratio, and excellent facilities, equipment, and services. Embracing the liberal arts and sciences mission of the university, the Department of Communication stresses an integrated, non-sequenced approach to its curriculum. Students in Communication at Trinity build their major upon three core courses: Mass Media, Media Texts, and Media Audiences. They complete the major by undertaking a Senior Capstone Seminar where they synthesize their understanding of communication theories and practices into a substantial academic, professional, or creative project.
Deadline for receipt of applications is Friday, June 14, 2019. Women, minorities, and applicants who demonstrate interdisciplinary or liberal arts experience are encouraged to apply. Send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, the names and contact information of three references, a sample of written work, sample syllabi, and teaching evaluations to Dr. Jennifer Henderson, Trinity University, One Trinity Place, San Antonio, TX 78212-7200, firstname.lastname@example.org