|Assistant Professor of Rhetorical Criticism|
August 18, 2014 (Fall semester)
Commensurate with qualifications and experience
A Ph.D. in Communication or official notification of completion of the doctoral degree by August 2014
Specialization in rhetorical criticism
Evidence of potential for excellence in teaching at the university/college level including both undergraduate and graduate level courses
Evidence of potential for an ongoing, successful record of scholarly research and publication commensurate with professional level
Commitment to and/or expertise in education a diverse student population
Demonstrated excellence in teaching at the university/college level
Experience teaching introductory rhetorical criticism
Experience teaching writing intensive classes
Ability to teach undergraduate and graduate level courses in: rhetorical criticism, rhetorical theory, social movements, political rhetoric, freedom of speech, popular culture, critical/cultural rhetoric, international public address, Greek and Roman public address, argumentation, global communication, and Latino/a or Chicano/a, African American, or Asian American rhetoric.
Teach undergraduate and graduate (M.A.) level courses in rhetorical criticism and other classes as needed
Participate in curriculum development
Engage in a systematic program of scholarship resulting in conference presentations and publication
Advise and direct students accordingly
Provide service to department, college, university, and community committees as appropriate.
The Department of Communication Studies at California State University, Long Beach welcomes and encourages diversity. We seek applicants and nominations from those who have experience teaching, mentoring, and developing research in ways that effectively address individuals from historically underrepresented backgrounds. The University seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our commitment to serve the people of California, to maintain excellence of the University, and to offer our students richly varied disciplines, perspectives and ways of knowing and learning. California State University, Long Beach is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.
Letter of application addressing minimum and desired/preferred qualifications as noted above
curriculum vitae with current email address
Three recent letters of recommendation
A copy of the transcript from institution awarding highest degree
Summary of teaching evaluations
Application and required documentation should be submitted through the Academic Jobs Online website: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/3298.
Requests for information should be addressed to:
Dr. Ann Johnson, Chair
California State University, Long Beach
Department of Communication Studies, AS 309
Long Beach, CA 90840-2407
Review of applications to begin November 4, 2013
CSULB is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population can learn, live, and work in an atmosphere of tolerance, civility and respect for the rights and sensibilities of each individual, without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religious creed, sex, gender identification, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, medical condition, age, political affiliation, Vietnam era veteran status, or any other veteran's status. CSULB is an Equal Opportunity Employer.