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Sean Ridley

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Director of Forensics - Appalachian State
« on: October 29, 2010, 10:06:07 PM »
Appalachian State University’s Department of Communication invites applications for a Lecturer/Director of Forensics, beginning August 2011. Minimum requirements include a Master’s degree with at least 18 graduate hours in Communication. Prior coaching/teaching experience is desirable.
Responsibilities include managing the forensics program, coaching the intercollegiate debate team, teaching courses in the Communication Studies area, advising students, and participating in service activities. Teaching responsibilities include Argumentation and Advocacy, and Public Speaking.
Additional information about Appalachian State University and the Department of Communication is available at and Additional information about the forensics program is located at
A completed application includes an application letter, curriculum vitae, teaching/coaching philosophy, photocopies of official college transcripts and the names, addresses, phone numbers and email addresses of at least three references. Review of complete applications will begin November 1, 2010 and continue until positions are filled. Send application material to:
Dr. Jean DeHart
Chair, Director of Forensics Search Committee
Dept of Communication
P.O. Box 32039
Boone, NC 28608-2039
Fax: 828-262-2543

Appalachian State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer with a strong commitment to the principles of diversity and inclusion, and to maintaining working and learning environments that are free of all forms of discrimination. Individuals with disabilities may request accommodations in the application process by contacting Dr. Jean DeHart (, 828-262-2402). Documentation of identity and employability of the applicant will be required before the hiring process can be finalized. A criminal background check will be conducted on all finalists who are invited to campus for an interview.