Assistant Professor English and Humanities/Speech Communication - Alfred State College

Location: Alfred, NY Category: Faculty Posted On: Tue Dec 18 2018 Job Description:

The English and Humanities Department at Alfred State College invites applications for an Assistant Professor in Speech Communication. This is a full-time, tenure-track position with a 5-5 teaching load. The primary teaching responsibility will be instruction of the introductory public speaking class. Teaching online communication courses and upper-level communication courses may be required as well. Additional responsibilities will include curriculum and course development, student advisement, program and course assessment, committee service, and ongoing professional development through scholarly activities. The position begins fall 2019.


Job Requirements:

As a minimum, a Master's degree in Speech Communication at the time of appointment is required. A Ph.D. in Speech Communication at the time of appointment is preferred. The successful candidate will be dedicated to academic rigor and teaching excellence. The successful candidate must have a verifiable record of successful college-level teaching of online and seated speech communication courses. Experience with and education in Technical Communication would be considered a bonus.

Additional Information:

Pursuant to University policy, Alfred State College is committed to ensuring equal employment, education opportunity, and equal access to services, programs, and activities without regard to an individual's race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, disability, gender characteristics, marital status, veteran status, military status, domestic violence victim status, or ex-offender status. Employees, students, applicants or other members of the University community (including but not limited to vendors, visitors, and guests) may not be subjected to harassment that is prohibited by law or treated adversely based upon a protected characteristic.

All applicants are subject to a criminal, employment, and educational background check.

Applicants interested in positions may access the Annual Security and Fire Safety Report for the College at http://www.alfredstate.edu/student-services/annual-security-and-fire-safety-report. Crime statistics are reported in accordance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act. Applicants may request a hard copy of the report by contacting the SUNY Alfred State College University Police Department at 607-587-3999.


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