Job Posting - University of North Texas

Position Title

Lecturer, Professional & Technical Communication


University of North Texas

Starting Date

September 2017

Salary Range


Job Description

The University of North Texas invites applications for a full-time lecturer to begin in fall of 2017. The lecturer we hire will teach service courses in the university core, as well as upper-division undergraduate courses for professional & technical communication majors. He/she will have the opportunity to guide our client outreach and help our department gain additional recognition with employers in the DFW area. The position 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 Department of Technical Communication at UNT is one of a handful of stand-alone departments of technical communication in the world. We have an active advisory board filled with industry professionals, and our courses focus on client projects that provide students with industry experience. In eight years, with ongoing investments from the university, our programs and profile have grown significantly and will continue to do so. Learn more at

Academic Qualifications

Minimum: Master's degree with a concentration or specialization in technical communication or a related field
Preferred: Experience teaching professional or technical communication, preferably in face-to-face and higher education settings

Experience Requirements

Minimum: Industry experience as a technical communicator

Application Deadline

Until search is closed

Application Process

Applicants must submit a cover letter and a resume to as soon as possible. The search committee will begin reviewing applications immediately and will continue until the search is closed.  UNT is an AA/ADA/EOE institution.

Mailing Address

Department of Technical Communication
1155 Union Circle #305298
Denton, TX 76201

Contact Information

Kim Sydow Campbell