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Ryan Galloway

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Coaching Position--Samford University
« on: October 21, 2015, 11:35:27 AM »
Instructor and Debate Coach
Department of Communication Studies
Samford University

Samford University’s Department of Communication Studies invites applications for a position as debate coach, to be appointed at the rank of instructor, non-tenure track. We seek candidates whose exemplary backgrounds in argumentation pedagogy position them to assume a leadership role in the Samford University debate team and to teach undergraduate courses such as public speaking, interpersonal communication, and communication arts. A master’s degree in communication studies or a related field is required. Substantial experience in coaching NDT/CEDA college debate is required.  This is a three-year, non-renewable position. Candidates must be willing to support the university’s Christian mission.

Starting date for the position is August 2016. Salary and benefits are competitive. All application materials should be submitted to  Applicants should include a curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, a 1-2 page statement describing the candidate’s debate coaching philosophy, and student course evaluations. Questions may be directed to the Search Committee Chair Ryan Galloway at

In order to receive full consideration, applications must be received by Jan. 15, 2016.

Samford University is an Equal Opportunity Institution that complies with applicable law prohibiting discrimination in its educational and employment policies and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or national or ethnic origin.