Position Title

Assistant Professor of Technical Communication


University of North Texas

Position Start Date

Fall 2019

Salary Range


Job Description

As a tenure-track member of the faculty, candidates will be expected to develop a record of scholarly research necessary to obtain tenure and to regularly teach undergraduate and graduate technical communication courses. The teaching load for research faculty is 2/2.

Academic Qualifications

Applicants must have earned a Ph.D. in technical communication, professional communication, or related field by the time of appointment. Applicants should have a defined research agenda, the ability to teach a variety of foundational courses in the field of technical communication, and experience teaching courses in technical communication.

Experience Requirements

Preference will be given to candidates who have a scholarly and/or pedagogical interest in content management, strategy, and development or user experience.

Application Deadline

Review of applications begins on October 10, 2018 and will continue weekly until the search is closed. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their applications and all supporting materials by this deadline.

Application Process

Applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a research statement (up to 2 pages) to https://facultyjobs.unt.edu(System Identification Number: 6002041). 

After initial Skype interviews, a list of three references and an academic writing sample may be requested.

Mailing Address

Department of Technical Communication
University of North Texas
1155 Union Circle #305298
Denton, TX 76203

Contact Information

Erin Friess