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Adjunct Business Communication Faculty – Fall Semester 2017

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Incomplete applications will not be considered. NOTE: A background check is required for the selected candidate of this position and any job offer is contingent on the results of this check.

Position Information

Position Information

Position Title Adjunct
Working Title Adjunct Business Communication Faculty – Fall Semester 2017
Department 230210-Management
Pay Rate $3000 per course maximum.
FTE .25
FLSA Exempt
Position Number
Classification Faculty
Special Instructions to Applicants:

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

NOTE: A background check is required for the selected candidate of this position and any job offer is contingent on the results of this check.

Working hours:

Teach one or two MGT 3325 Business Communication classes in the fall semester on Tuesdays & Thursdays for one or two of the scheduled sections which meet 9:30-10:45, 11-12:15 and/or 12:30-1:45. Additionally be on campus for 5 office hours per week. Class begins August 15th and ends week of December 4th.

Bargaining Unit No
Work Location Warrensburg Campus
Posting Date 07/05/2017
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Position Purpose

Teach one or two MGT 3325 Business Communication classes in the fall semester on Tuesdays & Thursdays for one or two of the scheduled sections which meet 9:30-10:45, 11-12:15 and/or 12:30-1:45. Additionally be on campus for 5 office hours per week are required.

Education & Formal Training Master's degree (Specify field(s) of study below)
Other Education & Formal Training

Master’s degree from an institution with AACSB accreditation and in discipline related to primary course content. Typically, masters degrees in the following fields may be appropriate:
• Communication MA/MS or related
MFA – Rhetoric, technical writing
MBA
• Management MS/MA
• Marketing MS/MA
• Public Relations MA/MS
• English MA/MS, technical writing
Or other program that supports recursive continuous improvement on business speaking and writing

Computer Skills Other - Microsoft Office
Experience

5 years relevant experience in BOTH speaking and writing in a business setting.
Preferred: Experience teaching face-to-face experiential team-based courses. Experience coaching resumes, cover letters, and interview skills. Experience teaching public speaking or similar classes.

Special Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge: Attention to detail, Communication skills, including oral, written, and/or nonverbal, Leadership skills: organization/meeting facilitation/project leadership, Management and/or administration skills, Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects and meet deadlines, Maintain confidentiality
Other Special Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge

Ability to coach grammar, organization, and structure are essential to this position.

Business Communication classes at UCM are offered in a face-to-face manner. Courses will not be on-line nor hybrid. The class schedule is already set and students are enrolled. Therefore, the class times are not negotiable.

Physical & Environmental Factors:
Special Working Conditions: Irregular work hours
Ability to Keyboard

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Vitae
  3. Teaching Philosophy Statement
Optional Documents
  1. Publications/Portfolio
  2. Transcripts
  3. Reference Letter 1
  4. Reference Letter 2
  5. Reference Letter 3
  6. Documentation of Teaching Effectiveness
  7. Certificate
  8. Research Statement
  9. Teaching and Research Statement
  10. Research Publications