[eDebate] Baylor Tenure-Track ADOF Position
Tue Jan 9 16:25:55 CST 2007
Here is the official job posting. The position is PhD preferred, ABD
required for consideration. We have a large and talented squad returning
next season, and there are many, many great things about this position. If
you have questions about the job, working at Baylor, or about living in
Waco, please feel free to contact me.
Dr. Matt Gerber
Director of Forensics
Dept. of Communication
matt_gerber at baylor.edu
The Department of Communication Studies at Baylor University invites
applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position specializing in
Argumentation and Debate. The department seeks individuals who will
strengthen the department's undergraduate and graduate programs, while
reaffirming and deepening its distinctive Christian mission, and its 2012
Responsibilities for this position include teaching and developing courses
in the areas of public address, argumentation & debate, persuasion, and in
the area of the candidate?s specialty, as well as assisting in the direction
of the Glenn R. Capp Debate Forum. Qualified applicants must demonstrate
excellence in coaching and/or assisting in the direction of a nationally
competitive policy debate program. Debate responsibilities would include:
Extensive coaching and tournament travel with the team, assisting in the
direction of a large summer high school debate workshop and tournament,
assisting in the direction of a large college debate tournament, and
assisting the Director of the program with other administrative duties such
as recruitment, scholarships, alumni relations, and budget management.
Applicants should be willing to direct graduate level theses and cultivate
an active research program in an area of specialty. Baylor University is
highly competitive in areas of compensation, benefits and support for its
faculty. Applicants must demonstrate a commitment to Baylor's Christian
mission, and be devoted to the integration of faith and learning.
Applicants should submit a letter of application, current vita, and three
letters of reference to Dr. Matt Gerber, Director of Forensics, Department
of Communication Studies, Baylor University, One Bear Place 97368, Waco,
Texas 76798. You can learn more about Baylor University at
http://www.baylor.edu and the Department of Communication Studies at
http://www.baylor.edu/Comm_Studies. For more information about the Glenn R.
Capp Debate Forum, please visit http://www.baylordebate.com
Applications will be reviewed beginning January 15, 2007 and will be
accepted until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, your
application must be completed by February 1, 2007. Baylor is a Baptist
university affiliated with the Baylor General Convention of Texas. As an
Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, Baylor encourages minorities,
women, veterans, and persons with disabilities to apply.
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