CS 45a, Senior Presentation Practicum, Spring 2020
The Department of Computer Science seeks a part-time faculty member to teach the two-credit course CS 45a, "Senior Presentation Practicum," in spring 2020.Â The course teaches the basics of good oral communication and presentation, such as structuring a presentation, body language, eye contact, pace and appropriateness for the audience.
The successful applicant will have extensive personal experience and success in public speaking, press and media training, marketing and public relations, a minimum of a BA degree, and experience teaching, training and/or coaching. This appointment is to a position that is in a collective bargaining unit represented by SEIU Local 509.
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