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Communication Faculty
Mercer County Community College in Township, New Jersey
Date Posted 01/06/2022
Faculty-Communications-Media & Communication Studies
Employment Type Fulltime
Application Deadline Open until filled

Mercer County Community College

Full Job Description

The Arts & Communication Department, Division of Liberal Arts, is seeking a full-time tenure track instructor of Communication to start in the fall 2022 semester. Applicants should have experience as an instructor of speech or comparable general education communication courses, understanding and experience using digital media in the classroom, and an academic area of specialization that compliments the department. The ideal candidate should be capable of re-imagining speech courses to better incorporate the digital technologies and presentation needs of contemporary communication settings. This includes a commitment to maintaining or expanding the use of OER materials as well as incorporating elements of digital technology and culture in the speech curriculum.
Candidates with expertise in areas including communication education, public address, digital culture, public relations, strategic communication, or interpersonal communication will be given preference. The successful candidate’s responsibilities will include coordinating and teaching introductory speech courses, working collaboratively with communication faculty to continually develop academic programs, and teaching other courses in their area(s) of expertise.
Candidates must demonstrate excellence in teaching and a commitment to the comprehensive community college mission. In addition to teaching responsibilities, requirements for this position include: working closely with adjunct faculty, participation in curriculum planning, program assessment and development, student advisement, and service on college-wide committees. A minimum of a Master’s degree in communication and college-level teaching experience is required. A Ph.D. in communication, community college teaching experience, and online teaching experience is preferred.

Required Qualifications

Master’s degree in Communication required.

Preferred Qualifications

Ph.D. and college-level teaching experience is preferred. Community college and online teaching experience are desired.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to lift, stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.

Positions in this class typically require ability to use a keyboard, hearing, seeing and repetitive motions. Sedentary Work: Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects including the human body. 2 Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time. Jobs are sedentary if walking and standing are required only occasionally and all other sedentary criteria are met. Mercer County Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, marital status, religion, age, disability, handicap or other legally protected status in its provision of employment, education, and activities, or other services. Mercer County Community College is an EEO/AAP Employer/Protected Veteran/Disabled ================ Disclaimer: This job description outlines the general nature and key features performed by various positions that share the same job classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties and qualifications required of all employees assigned to the job. Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or re-assign duties to this job at any time due to reasonable accommodations or other business reasons.

Salary Commesurate

Posting Details

Posting Number : F-0018-2021

Date Posted : 12/01/2021

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