The Department of Communication Studies at Baruch College invites applications for a lecturer position beginning in August of 2020. The successful candidate will have a specialization in corporate communication and be able to teach undergraduate and Master's level courses in areas such as organizational and managerial communication, executive communication, public relations, digital communication, and other areas commensurate with his or her particular expertise. The successful candidate will also have the ability to direct theses and capstone projects in the department's Master's program in Corporate Communication, and to enhance the department's ongoing commitment to diversity and inclusion.
Because this position is offered at the Lecturer level, it is subject to annual review for five years. Reviews focus primarily on the quality of the instructor's teaching. After the fifth consecutive successful annual review the lecturer is granted a Certificate of Continuous Employment which affords him or her permanent employment at the college without the requirement of further review.
Baruch College, located in the historic Gramercy Park neighborhood of Manhattan, is a senior college in the City University of New York, with roughly 15,000 undergraduate and 3,000 graduate students enrolled in three schools: the Lawrence Zicklin School of Business; the Mildred and George Weissman School of Arts and Sciences; and the Austin W. Marxe School of Public and International Affairs. The Department of Communication Studies, located in the Weissman School of Arts and Sciences, offers the basic public speaking course (required of almost all undergraduates in the College), as well as two undergraduate majors: one in Corporate Communication, which is the fourth largest major in the college; and one in Communication Studies, which is now five years old and is currently the fastest growing major in the college. The Department also offers an undergraduate minor in Communication Studies, which is one of the largest minors in the College. In addition to its undergraduate offerings, the Department also offers a Master's degree in Corporate Communication, with an enrollment of approximately sixty students.
B.A. in communication studies or a related field is required for this position; M.A. or Ph.D. in communication studies or a related field is preferred. Baruch College has an extremely diverse student body of more than 18,000 individuals , many of whom are the first in their family to attend college. We seek faculty who thrive in multicultural academic environments and are committed to access and excellence in higher education. Please see https://www.baruch.cuny.edu
CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.
HOW TO APPLY
To be considered for this position, please submit your applicationonlirie by clicking on "Apply Now" below. candidates must submit a resume and cover letter.
STEP TWO - Go to https://www.baruch.cuny.edu/hrref/
All applicants are required to have three confidential letters of recommendation submitted electronically by their references as described below.
Please go to https://www.baruch.cuny.edu/hrref/ and enter the contact information for three (3) references. The online system will automatically send your references a request to submit a letter via the system. Full instructions will be provided.
Emailed or hard copy applications will not be considered.
If you have any questions, please contact HR at 646-660-6590.
Candidates should provide a resume and cover letter.
March 29, 2020
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About Baruch College (CUNY)
Baruch, a senior college of the City University of New York (CUNY), is located in the historic Gramercy Park/Flatiron district of Manhattan. Baruch has an extremely diverse student body of more than 18,000, many of them first-generation college students. We seek faculty and staff who thrive in multicultural academic environments and are committed to access and excellence in higher education. www.baruch.cuny.edu.