Full-Time Lecturer in Communication

The Department of Communication at the University of Kentucky invites applications for a full-time lecturer. The nine-month contract begins August 15, 2018 and ends May 15, 2019; contracts are renewable for one or more additional terms. Master’s degree in Communication required.

Duties include a 4/4 teaching load at the lower-division level, such as interpersonal communication, persuasive speaking, and/or organizational communication. The position carries a non-negotiable starting salary of $45,000, some professional development support, and access to University of Kentucky benefits (e.g., retirement, health care, life insurance). Overload and summer teaching may be available.

The Department of Communication is in the College of Communication and Information with master’s and doctoral programs in communication, information science, and information communication technology. The College offers undergraduate programs in communication, journalism, media arts and studies, integrated strategic communication, and information communication technology. The University has recognized Department faculty for their teaching excellence. For information about the Department, visit https://comm.uky.edu.

Application Information

To apply, please submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching excellence, and contact information for three references. Individuals must use the University of Kentucky’s Integrated Employment System for consideration. Queries may be directed to Dr. Shari Veil, Chair, Department of Communication, shari.veil@uky.edu. Letters of reference will be requested from semi-finalists. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Upon offer of employment, successful applicants may be required to pass a national background check as required by University of Kentucky Human Resources. To apply, please visit http://ukjobs.uky.edu/postings/189466.