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Full-time Lecturers in Communications Arts and Sciences

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The Department of Communications Arts and Sciences at The Pennsylvania State University invites applications for full-time lecturer positions to teach our foundational communication courses.

Full-time lecturers will teach undergraduate courses in Communications Arts and Sciences, principally in CAS 100 (Effective Speech). CAS 100A emphasizes speaking in public about public matters; CAS 100B focuses on collaborative communications, such as deliberation and group presentations; and CAS 100C centers on message evaluation and analysis.  A Master's degree in a related field is required. Candidates with Ph.D. degrees in the discipline may also be assigned to teach upper level undergraduate courses. The start date for these positions is August 2017.

These are one year, non-tenure track appointments with the possibility of reappointment. Full-time lecturers normally teach two to four coursers per semester depending on the need. For more detailed description of the department, please visit our website at 

To be considered for these positions applications must include: (1) a formal letter of application detailing relevant qualifications for this job; (2) a curriculum vitae with three references listed; and (3) evidence of teaching effectiveness. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled. Apply online at 

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