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Angie Lamb

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University of Iowa, Assistant Debate Coach
« on: May 21, 2014, 01:09:22 PM »
The University of Iowa is seeking candidates for the position of Assistant Debate Coach for the A. Craig Baird Debate Forum. The start date for the position is August 1, 2014 or negotiable. This position is supervised by the Coordinator of Forensics.

The ACBDF is the oldest student program on campus and receives substantial support from the University in the form of both personnel and financial. The ACBDF is a competitive intercollegiate debate program with a tradition of academic excellence. Students have won the NDT, DSR-TKA, Top Speaker at the NDT, and the Copeland Award. The ACBDF is a comprehensive debate program: Hosting over 12 public debates a year which complement the curricular design of several University departments, administering the Iowa High School Forensics League including hosting the Iowa State Speech and Debate Tournament, partnering with the National Speech and Debate Association, hosting a summer high school debate institute, providing educational seminars and volunteering at area high schools, and hosting international debates since 1924 are examples of yearly commitments.

The University of Iowa is a comprehensive public university committed to high-quality teaching, research, and service. The UI offers exceptional opportunities for professional growth and public engagement within a diverse and vibrant community. The University environment encourages self-improvement and professional development. University staff has easy access to a variety of educational opportunities whether wishing to pursue an academic degree, additional certification, licensure, or training, many of which are provided on-site. The UI and Iowa City area offer a nearly endless choice of activities. Any day of the week one can enjoy athletic events, art exhibits, community and professional theater, live musical entertainment, and cultural and community events.

Review the complete job description at and enter requisition #64450. To apply, upload your resume, cover letter, and the names of three professional references.

The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.