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Adjunct Lecturers in Communication Arts and Sciences

The Department of Communication Arts and Sciences of The Pennsylvania State University invites applications for part-time lecturer positions for the spring 2021 session.

Part-time lecturers will teach undergraduate courses in Communication Arts and Sciences, principally in CAS 100 (Effective Speech).  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 and graduate courses. The start date for these positions is January 2021. 

A part-time lecturer with a Ph.D. will teach a graduate level course in Communication Arts and Sciences, CAS 553 – Disaster Communication.  The start date for this position is January 2021.

These are one semester, non-tenure track appointments with the possibility of reappointment. Part-time lecturers normally teach one to two courses per semester.  For a more detailed description of the department, please visit our website at

To be considered for these positions, applications must include a letter of application detailing relevant qualifications for this job, a curriculum vitae, and evidence of teaching excellence. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled.


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