The Management Communication Center in the Warrington College of Business at the University of Florida invites applications for a full-time Lecturer position in Management Communication. The position
The successful candidateâ€™s primary role will be developing and teaching advanced communication courses that will be taught on an eight-week module schedule in the Heavener undergraduate program. When developing these courses, the candidate will focus on experiential learning and will participate in an ongoing partnership with Heavener. Specifically, the candidate will attend routine meetings one to two times per month with Heavenerâ€™s experiential learning team to collaborate on undergraduate activities and programs that could impact course material. The candidate will also support Heavener students out of the classroom and may be asked to serve as a guest speaker, attend student organization events, and serve as a judge for communication competitions. In addition to teaching in the undergraduate program, the candidate may be required to teach business writing and presenting in the specialized masterâ€™s programs and MBA programs, both in-person and online.
Applicants must be flexible and available to teach in the evenings, early mornings, and on some weekends, in addition to teaching during normal class times.Â
Support is provided, including administrative assistance, office space, computers, and other resources. The position is expected to be ongoing, with an original three-year commitment, based on satisfactory performance. The role of lecturers is highly valued by the Center and the University. To encourage and facilitate their professional development, lecturers at the University of Florida are eligible for promotion through the ranks of Lecturer, Senior Lecturer, and Master Lecturer.
The Center is committed to creating an environment that affirms diversity across a variety of dimensions, including ethnicity/race, gender identity and expression. We particularly welcome applicants who can contribute to such an environment through their scholarship, teaching, mentoring, and professional service. The University and greater Gainesville community enjoy a diversity of cultural events, restaurants, year-round outdoor recreational activities, and social opportunities.
Business knowledge and experience preferred, but not required.
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For full consideration, applications must be submitted online. Click on Apply Now at the top of this posting. Completed applications must include the following files in PDF format:
Letters of recommendation and statement of teaching philosophyÂ are notÂ required as part of the initial application.Â Applications will be reviewed beginning January 16, 2023 as received and the position will remain open until filled. To ensure full consideration, application materials should be received by January 16, 2023.
Final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire.Â A transcript will not be considered â€œofficialâ€ if a designation of â€œIssued to Studentâ€ is visible.Â Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found atÂ http://www.naces.org/.
The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.
The University of Florida is An Equal Employment Opportunity Institution. If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352/392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800/955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law.
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