The Department of Communication Studies calls students to engage communication meaningfully, creatively, ethically, and with intellectual curiosity, in order to enhance their personal and public lives, as well as contribute to a sustainable common good. The department recently redesigned our undergraduate program and offers the BA in communication studies, and we are seeking adjunct instructors who will build our expertise for our redesigned program.
Adjunct instructors are needed to teach a variety of communication studies courses across the academic year. Instructors may be hired to teach one course or multiple courses.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
- Teaching classes, primarily in a fully in-person modality
- Grading student work
- Meeting with students during office hours and corresponding with students via e-mail
- Excellent teaching ability
- M.A. in communication studies or related field
- One year of experience teaching communication studies courses at the university level
- Ph.D. in communication studies
Adjunct faculty are compensated at a rate of $4,233 per course.
The University of Denver has provided a compensation range that represents its good faith estimate of what the University may pay for the position at the time of posting. The University may ultimately pay more or less than the posted compensation range. The salary offered to the selected candidate will be determined based on factors such as the qualifications of the selected candidate, departmental budget availability, internal salary equity considerations, and available market information, but not based on a candidate's sex or any other protected status. Benefits
The University of Denver
offers some benefits for non-benefited employees. The University of Denver is a private institution that empowers students who want to make a difference. Learn more about the University of Denver
. Application Deadline
For best consideration, please submit your application materials by Monday, July 9th, 2021. Special Instructions
Candidates must apply online through jobs.du.edu
to be considered. Only applications submitted online will be accepted. Please include the following documents with your application:
- Cover Letter
The University of Denver is committed to enhancing the diversity of its faculty and staff. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of age, race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, military/ veteran status or any other status protected by law. All offers of employment are based upon satisfactory completion of a criminal history background check.Advertised:
June 25, 2021 Applications close: