Job Summary: We are seeking an adjunct Instructor in Communication to join our team. As an adjunct, you will play a vital role in delivering high-quality lectures and workshops to undergraduate students. The ideal candidate will have a passion for teaching and expertise in various subjects related to communication.
Responsibilities: - Collaborate with the department to develop and deliver engaging and interactive lectures on topics such as public speaking and oral communication. - Implement effective teaching strategies that cater to the learning needs of diverse students. - Utilize multimedia resources and technology to enhance the learning experience. - Assess student learning through assignments, exams, and other forms of evaluation. - Provide constructive feedback and guidance to students to help them improve their communication skills. - Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment that encourages student participation and engagement. - Stay up to date with advancements in the field of communication and incorporate them into teaching materials. - Collaborate with other instructors and faculty members to develop and revise curriculum and instructional materials.
Qualifications: - Master's degree or higher in Communication, Media Studies, or a related field. - Previous teaching experience at the post-secondary level is preferred. - Strong knowledge and understanding of various communication theories and practices. - Excellent oral and written communication skills. - Ability to effectively engage and connect with students from diverse backgrounds. - Proficiency in utilizing technology and multimedia resources for teaching purposes. - Strong organizational and time management skills. - Demonstrated ability to work independently and collaborate effectively with colleagues.
We are looking for a passionate and dedicated adjunct Instructor in Communication who is committed to providing a high-quality learning experience for our students. If you have a strong background in communication and a desire to inspire and educate the next generation, we encourage you to apply.
MSSU's vibrant campus creates an engaging learning environment for students and provides its faculty and staff with rewarding career and benefit opportunities. We offer a collaborative and diverse workplace with an emphasis on fostering a global perspective with opportunities for advancement. Joining the MSSU Pride provides a variety of opportunities for you to attain your career goals, a place where your contributions are valued, and - perhaps most importantly - the ability to make a difference in the lives of our students. MSSU is an EOE employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among faculty and staff. MSSU is an E-verify participating employer. Visit our website to learn more about the advantages of employment at MSSU.
Missouri Southern State University is a four year liberal arts public institution serving more than 5,000 students in over 140 academic programs offering undergraduate and graduate degrees. Internationally-focused semesters and enriching cultural events in theatre, art, music and film create an engaging learning environment for students and citizens of the region. MSSU is located in Joplin, MO, which is considered to be the Crossroads of America, and serves as the commercial hub for the four states area. Joplin is a resilient and vibrant city with a population of over 50,000 serving a metropolitan statistical area of 208,000. There is quick and easy access to Northwest Arkansas, Kansas City, and Tulsa, as well as numerous outdoor activities and attractions throughout the Ozarks.