Assistant Professor in Technical and Professional Communication
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Posted Wednesday, October 16, 2019

JOB TITLE: Assistant Professor in Technical and Professional Communication
POSITION NUMBER: SL9995
HIRING SUPERVISOR: HSSC Dept Chair
DIVISION:  College of Arts & Science
DEPARTMENT: Humanities, Social Sciences, and Communication
TYPE:  Full-Time

JOB DUTIES:  Assistant Professor of Technical and Professional Communication (tenure track), to begin August 2020. Ph.D. required in Technical and Professional Communication, Rhetoric and Composition, Writing, or a closely related field. The successful candidate will teach the Core Curriculum Tech & Prof Comm course, and upper-level Communication courses in their area of specialization. The department is searching for communication specialists who can leverage the University’s STEM-research focus: technical and scientific editors, digital media content creators and managers, informatics and data systems architects, etc. The successful candidate will demonstrate a record of publications and ongoing scholarly research agenda, evidence of successful teaching and a commitment to equity and inclusion.

QUALIFICATIONS:  M.A. / M.S. minimum; Ph.D. in Technical & Professional Communications, or closely related field Record of publications 2 yrs. teaching experience.

Lawrence Technological University (LTU) conducts pre-employment screening on initial candidates for all positions, which may include but is not limited to, a criminal background check, verification of academic credentials, license, certifications, and/or verification of work history.

Lawrence Technological University is an Equal Opportunity Employer


All applicants must submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references, a statement of teaching philosophy, and a statement of research goals. Application materials in digital format must be sent to humchair@ltu.edu, attention Dr. Jason Barrett.

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