Author Topic: Debate Position - INDIANA UNIVERSITY-BLOOMINGTON CAMPUS  (Read 3030 times)


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Lecturer Position in Public Policy Debate

The School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA) at Indiana University seeks to appoint a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer on the Bloomington campus.  This is non-tenure track, full-time faculty position with an initial one to three year renewable commitment. Primary obligations for this position are in the areas of teaching debate in the classroom, organizing policy debates on campus, and coaching IU students who compete in intercollegiate debates (both policy and parliamentary tournaments).  Frequent weekend travel to tournaments is expected.

SPEA is interested in candidates with at least an MS or MA degree in communications, political science, or a related field or the JD degree. Substantial experience in intercollegiate policy debate is essential. Applicants must present evidence of a strong commitment to high quality teaching and teaching-related services and debate expertise.

SPEA is a multidisciplinary, university-wide division of Indiana University and is organized as a professional school committed to excellence in research, teaching, and service and to addressing critical issues of public policy and management.  All faculty members teach required and elective courses at the undergraduate, professional masters, and doctoral levels.  SPEA is one of the largest U.S. public affairs schools in the nation with over a total of 70 tenure-track faculty on its two main campuses, Bloomington and Indianapolis.  The graduate program consistently ranks among the best in the country.

Review of applications will begin December 1, 2009 and continue until the position is filled. The start date for the position will be around May 1, 2010.  Please submit a letter of application, current vita, supporting documentation of outstanding instructional abilities, complete contact information, and three letters of recommendation electronically to or a hard copy to:
Dr. David Reingold
Associate Dean for Bloomington
SPEA, Room 300
1315 E. Tenth Street
Indiana University
Bloomington, IN, 47405-1701

For more information see:   Indiana University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, Educator and Contractor, M/F/D and strongly committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The university actively encourages applications and nominations of women, persons of color, applicants with disabilities and members of other underrepresented groups.