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The Department of Communication Studies in the School of Communication at Emerson College seeks a term faculty member (full-time, renewable) in the area of Oral Communication to join the department at the Boston campus. Primary teaching duties will be in the Fundamentals of Speech Communication course, with possible opportunities to teach other courses as needed. The appointment will begin August 20, 2020. Emerson College is committed to an active, intentional, and ongoing engagement with diversityin people, in the curriculum, in the co-curriculum, and in the college's intellectual, social, cultural, and geographical communities. Emerson endorses a framework of inclusive excellence, which recognizes that institutional excellence comes from fully engaging with diversity in all aspects of institutional activities.
Therefore, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who can demonstrate through their teaching, professional work and service that they can contribute to our excellence in this area.
A Master's degree in communication or a related field is required, and so is experience in college-level teaching within a diverse student community. Field expertise in working with diverse national and international communities and in areas such as sports, public relations or politics is desirable. Experience teaching English Language Learners (ELL) is preferred. Forensics coaching experience a plus.
The Department of Communication Studies serves Emerson College's historic and contemporary emphasis on excellence in oral communication through the Fundamentals of Speech Communication course required of all undergraduates at the College. The Department offers majors in Communication Studies, Political Communication, Sports Communication, and Public Relations. It offers minors in Podcasting, Radio & Streaming Media; Leadership and Management; Political Communication; Sports Communication; Nonprofit Communication Management; Public Diplomacy; Esports; and Pre-Law, as well as a Master's degree in Public Relations.
Emerson College is the nation's only four-year institution dedicated exclusively to majors in communication and the arts in a liberal arts context. Its main campus is located in the center of the dynamic multicultural city of Boston, in close proximity to major publishing houses, arts institutions and research centers. The college also has campuses in Los Angeles and the Netherlands. Emerson College enrolls over 4535 graduate and undergraduate students from more than 59 countries and all 50 states.
To apply, please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and names and contact information for three references. Each material should be saved as a separate PDF or Word doc. and uploaded into the upload section where it requests your CV. Although the upload section just shows 'upload CV' - you should upload all materials in this section as the separate documents.
Questions about the position should be directed to Jane_Pierce_Saulnier@Emerson.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
About Us Emerson College is the nations only four-year institution dedicated exclusively to majors in communication and the arts in a liberal arts context. Its main campus is located in the center of the dynamic multicultural city of Boston, in close proximity to major publishing houses, arts institutions, and research centers. The college also has campuses in Los Angeles and the Netherlands. Emerson College enrolls over 4,300 graduate and undergraduate students from more than 70 countries and all 50 states.
Diversity Statement Emerson College believes diversity enriches the educational experience by providing students with the opportunity to learn from individuals who may have different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. Engagement with diversity in the curriculum, in our co-curricular offerings, and all other aspects of the College enhances the personal and intellectual growth of all members of our campus community. Emerson is committed to strengthening communities, including our workplace, by fostering the development of the intercultural competencies necessary for meaningful citizenship in an increasingly complex, pluralistic society. Emerson College does not discriminate on the basis of sex/gender in its educational programs or activities. Emerson has designated the Associate Vice President, Title IX, and Clery Coordinator to respond to inquiries regarding the College Sexual Misconduct Policy. The Title IX Coordinator may be reached at 8 Park Plaza, Transportation Bldg, Room 230 Boston, MA 02116; Telephone: 617-824-8999; email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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Emerson College is the nation’s premier private college dedicated exclusively to majors in communication and the arts in a liberal arts context. It is located in the theater district in the dynamic multi-cultural city of Boston in close proximity to major arts institutions, media outlets, and research centers. The College enrolls 3,783 undergraduate students and 641 graduate students from 71 countries and 48 states. Emerson College is committed to an active, intentional, and ongoing engagement with diversity – in its people, in the curriculum, and in the College’s intellectual, social, cultural and geographical communities. Our inclusive excellence framework recognizes that institutional excellence comes from fully engaging with diversity in all aspects of institutional activities. Members of historically under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.