FACULTY POSITION IN COMPOSITION/COMMUNICATION
SUNY Cobleskill is seeking talented and innovative faculty to join the college community as we build a new vision for our second century as a college of agriculture and technology. Offering associate’s and bachelor’s degree programs, SUNY Cobleskill values innovative teaching and faculty committed to engaging pedagogies, collaborative and interdisciplinary endeavors, global perspectives, applied learning including internships and undergraduate research, and high levels of interaction with students.
Tenure-track appointment as Assistant Professor of Composition and Communication; begins August 2013.
Primarily responsible for teaching first-year writing, college Composition I and II, and upper-level undergraduate communication courses such as Technical Communication, Visual Media, Intercultural Communication, and Script Writing. May also be responsible for internships and special projects oversight. Other duties include advising and mentoring students, program assessment, college service, scholarship, and professional development. Further requirements include a commitment to technical education, use of engaging pedagogies, willingness to engage in collaborative and/or interdisciplinary efforts and a willingness to teach in multiple modes such as hybrid and on-line courses.
Earned Doctorate required in English, Rhetoric, or Communication, or a closely related, relevant discipline. Successful teaching experience in undergraduate level courses and teaching experience with students from culturally and academically diverse backgrounds are preferred.
Position will remain open until filled. For full consideration, please apply by April 1st.
Completed application consists of the following:
- Letter of application, addressing qualifications for this position and alignment with college values
- Copies of official transcripts (originals required if hired)
- Current CV, with names, emails and phone numbers of at least three professional references
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