Communication Studies Full-time Faculty

Location
20850
Posted
Sep 11, 2017
Closes
Sep 28, 2017
Function
Other
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time
 

Job Title:

Communications Studies Full-Time Faculty

Position #:

F02411

Bargaining Status:

Bargaining

Location:

Rockville

Salary Range:

$58,844 - $81,821

This position is part of a collective bargaining unit and requires payment of dues or a service fee.

Assignment begins January 2018.

Online applications must be received by
Friday, September 29, 2017

 

Montgomery College, Rockville Campus, has a need for a Full Time Communication Studies faculty member (F02411) in the ELAP, Linguistics and Communication Studies Department beginning January 2018. We are seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated teacher who exhibits a high degree of professionalism, a strong commitment to our students, and demonstrates the ability to motivate and educate in an engaging manner. The successful candidate will be committed to teaching in a multi-cultural, two-year environment, and welcome the opportunity to work with students with diverse learning abilities.  Montgomery College provides an excellent opportunity to teach in a large, urban community college setting.

 

Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Teach Introduction to Human Communication, Public Speaking, Business and Professional Communication, and other communication courses.
  • Teach 30 semester hours of courses per academic year related to Communication Studies.
  • Teach a varied schedule of courses that may include day, night, early morning, weekend and/or accelerated sections, online, or on another campus if needed.  Opportunities may exist for teaching summer classes.
  • Teach one or more sections of the Introduction to Human Communication course in area high schools as part of the dual-enrollment program.
  • Serve on or lead department, discipline, campus, or college-wide committees; participate in course and program development; and mentor part-time faculty.
  • Engage students in their learning through active collaborative learning approaches.
  • Incorporate the use of educational enterprise platform such as Blackboard and other relevant technology into instruction, including inexpensive or no-cost resources in the development and delivery of instruction.
  • Meet with students outside of class to assist them with being successful college students.
  • Apply culturally relevant pedagogies to the teaching and learning process.
  • Advise students about program curriculum, transfer opportunities, and careers in Communication Studies.
  • Maintain an active program of professional development and participate in professional organizations and activities.




Required Qualifications:

  • Masters degree or higher in Human Communication or Communication Studies with a minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in the discipline
  • Experience teaching Introduction to Human Communication, Public Speaking, or Business and Professional Communication and other communication-related courses
  • Ability to integrate technology and classroom-related computer software and portals, including Blackboard, for course delivery
  • Eligible applicants must currently be authorized to work in the United States and not require employer visa sponsorship.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Human Communication or Communication Studies
  • Experience teaching Communication Studies in a post-secondary setting.
  • Experience teaching distance learning and/or hybrid courses
  • Experience leading academic initiatives.

Application Process
:

  • Online applications must be received by Friday, September 29, 2017.
    To apply, please visit http://www.montgomerycollege.edu/employment
  • You can update and edit information up to the closing date for the receipt of applications for a specific job announcement.
  • For consideration, you must:
    1. Include dates of employment in your application or attachment;
    2. Complete a set of pre-screening questions
    3. Submit a cover letter and un-official transcripts with you application

Failure to complete the pre-screening questions will automatically result in elimination from consideration for this position.

As a condition of employment, the following are required at the time of hire
:

  • Successful completion of a background check
  • Participation in a retirement plan
  • Submission of an official transcript of the degree required for the position
  • Submission of three letters of professional reference.

 

Note: This recruitment effort can take 6-12 weeks (from the deadline date) to fill.

Montgomery College is a tobacco-free and smoke-free workplace.

 

For disability- related accommodations, please call 240-567-5353 or send an email to:

hrstm@montgomerycollege.edu
at least two weeks
in advance.

 

Montgomery College is an academic institution committed to promoting

equal opportunity and fostering diversity among its student body, faculty, and staff.


More jobs like this