Requisition Number: 0813228
Number of Open Positions: 1
Position Title: Instructor
Other Title Information: Business Communications (3-year renewable) 2022
Organization: 206801 - MANAGEMENT
The primary focus of this position is effective undergraduate teaching in the
area of Business Communication. Teaching will consist of 12 credit hours per
semester from an existing but evolving curriculum. The successful candidate
can expect to be engaged in instructional activities both inside and outside
the classroom. Examples of these additional activities include: assisting in
curriculum development, assessing and evaluating students' communication
development, supporting the activities of the communication excellence
commons, and working to support the educational and programmatic goals of the
department and college.
The Culverhouse College of Business at The University of Alabama seeks highly
qualified applicants to teach and support its program in Business
Communication. Applicants must be familiar with business writing and norms for
communication in the corporate environment, and have at least a master's
degree in Business Communication, Professional Writing, Communication Studies,
or a similar discipline with at least 18 hours of relevant graduate course
work. An established teaching record of excellence at the university level in
both oral and written business communication skills is preferred. The
successful candidate will have strong collaborative skills, exceptional
interpersonal skills, and effective mentoring ability with college students.
This position is a non-tenure earning position, renewable for three-year
periods at the discretion of the University, with no expectation of continued
employment beyond any three-year contract period.
The appointment will become effective January 1, 2022.
Candidates must apply online at https: // facultyjobs.ua.edu, and attach a
curriculum vitae and one letter of reference. Optional documents submitted may
include pending research papers. Candidates selected to interview will be
required to submit a disclosure and consent form authorizing a background
investigation. Review of applicants will begin immediately.
Additional Position Information:
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Teaching four Business Communication courses per semester
- Teaching other Management courses as needed
- Supporting and participating in the activities of the Communications
- Sponsoring student organizations
The University of Alabama is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.
Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
UA EEO Statement
The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity
Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex,
sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age,
genetic or family medical history information, disability, or protected
veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, and will not be
discriminated against because of their protected status. Applicants to and
employees of this institution are protected under Federal law from
discrimination on several bases. Follow the link below to find out more.
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Search Initiation Date: 10/01/2021
Expected Starting Date: 01/01/2022
Special Instructions to Applicants:
College/School/Division: Commerce and Business Administration
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