The Program in Engineering Communication at Rice University invites applicants for a full-time, benefits-eligible, non-tenure track lecturer position in Professional Communication. This position primarily involves teaching multiple sections of a course that prepares graduate students in engineering professional master's programs to communicate effectively in the workplace. Classes are anticipated to be held on campus. This nine-month appointment begins July 1, 2021 and ends June 30, 2022. The position may be eligible for summer salary depending on the program's needs. The initial appointment may be followed by renewable one to three-year contracts.
The successful candidate will have a strong commitment to teaching, advising, and mentoring undergraduate and graduate students from diverse backgrounds. We seek greater representation of women, minorities, people with disabilities, and veterans in disciplines in which they have historically been underrepresented; to attract international students from a wider range of countries and backgrounds; to accelerate progress in building a faculty and staff who are diverse in background and thought; and we support an inclusive environment that fosters interaction and understanding within our diverse community.
The George R. Brown School of Engineering ranks among the top 20 undergraduate engineering programs (US News & World Report) and is strongly committed to nurturing the aspirations of faculty, staff and students in an inclusive environment.
Position Status: Full-Time
Rice University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with commitment to diversity at all levels, and considers for employment qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status.
Internal Number: 26834
About Rice University
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