University of Florida, Warrington College of Business Administration
Commensurate with Experience
The Center for Management Communication in the Warrington College of Business Administration at the University of Florida invites applications for a full-time Lecturer position in Business and Management Communication. Preferred candidates will hold a Ph.D. in Professional, Management, Business Communication, Organizational Communication, or related communication field. The college is AACSB-accredited and seeks a qualified candidate who will teach business communication courses focused on preparing business students to construct and deliver business presentations in a corporate setting, as well as teaching students to write professionally and persuasively for a business audience. The successful candidate will also undertake administrative duties for the Center as needed. The position is a nine-month lectureship that carries a 12-credit teaching load, includes service to the Center and university, and comes with full benefits. The successful candidate may teach in the undergraduate, specailized Masters, and MBA programs, depending on demand. In addition to fulfilling these teaching responsibilities, applicants will be expected to maintain their professional qualifications through some combination of ongoing professional development, consulting experience, or research activity. The Warrington College of Business Administration promotes faculty development and research activities through generous funding of travel to both academic and professional conferences. Support is provided, including administrative assistance, office space, computers, and other resources. The University of Florida encourages faculty members holding the titles of "Lecturer" and "Senior Lecturer" to promote within the rank, as they are expected to achieve and maintain distinction in their performance in the areas of teaching and service for a sustained period. The position is annually renewable, based on positive performance evaluations. The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. Successful candidates must be committed to working with broadly diverse student and community populations.
Discipline-related Ph.D., preferably from a professional, technical, or business communication program, or a rhetoric program.
Relevant experience and demonstrated excellence teaching business or professional speaking at the university level.
Business knowledge and experience an advantage but not required.
December 15, 2016
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