Author Topic: K-State ADOD Position  (Read 2837 times)


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K-State ADOD Position
« on: May 02, 2014, 09:14:56 AM »
Hello everyone.  Kelly Winfrey has taken an academic job and we are searching for a new Assistant Director of Debate.  The official job call is below.  If you have a question about the job or what it's like to work at K-State, feel free to contact me and I will do my best to answer your questions.


Joe Koehle

The Communication Studies Department at Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas seeks an Assistant Director of Debate (ADOD). This is a full-time position beginning August 25, 2014.

The ADOD works under the director of debate on team travel, judging, recruiting, team preparation and administration. The ADOD also teaches some combination of the following courses during the academic year: public speaking, small group communication, business and professional speaking, advanced public speaking or interpersonal communication, as determined by the department head. Salary is competitive.

Applicants must have an MA in Communication Studies or Communication-related field completed by August 1st, 2014 and have coaching/teaching experience at the collegiate level. Preferred qualifications include a record of success in competition and in the classroom, demonstrated commitment to building a diverse team and ability to work cooperatively with others.

Please electronically submit cover letter, curriculum vita, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and contact information (email, telephone) of three professional references.
All application materials are to be addressed as follows:

Hard copies:
Debate Search Committee
c/o Cassie Hall
Department of Communication Studies
Kansas State University
129 Nichols Hall,
Manhattan KS, 66506

In lieu of hard copies, electronic copies of application materials can be sent to jkoehle at

Screening begins for applicants on May 27th, 2014, and continues until the position is filled.

A background check is required.

Kansas State University is an equal opportunity employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans, and Kansas State University actively seeks diversity among its employees.


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Re: K-State ADOD Position
« Reply #1 on: May 13, 2014, 11:37:09 AM »
Bump.  The application deadline is two weeks from today.