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Job Title Visiting Teaching Faculty I, 9 Month Salaried (School of Communication)
Job ID 43040
Location Tallahassee, FL
Full-Time, Regular Faculty

Department: School of Communication


We are seeking a visiting specialized faculty colleague at the rank of Teaching Faculty I who will serve as the
coach for the School’s award-winning Debate and Speech (individual events) teams. The faculty member will
also lead an upper-division writing course to be taught in a lecture/lab format, including the training and
supervision of graduate students teaching the lab sections, and/or teach Principles of Speechwriting. Travel
with the Forensics teams is expected.
Qualified applicants will have a Ph.D. or equivalent doctorate in communication or another relevant discipline,
but ABDs will be considered. Applications must include (1) a letter detailing teaching interests and philosophy,
(2) a curriculum vitae, and (3) contact information for at least three professional references.
Other Information
Application reviews for this position will begin on February 28, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.
The preferred starting date is August 2018.
This is a Visiting and Time-Limited Faculty position.
Contact Info
Please direct all inquiries about this position to:
Dr. Donna Nudd, Search Committee Chair,
Application materials must be submitted via (Job ID #43040).
University Information
This position provides an opportunity to work at a world-class research university in a beautiful and diverse
setting that offers a high quality of life. Florida State University is a leading university and part of the State
University System in Florida. It has a student body of over 41,000, and has been designated a research
university with very high research activity by the Carnegie Foundation. FSU offers more than 300 different
programs of study, with nationally recognized programs in the sciences, medicine, law, and business.
</P>FSU is located in Tallahassee, a metropolitan community of approximately 375,000 which has been rated
by Livability as one of the 50 best places to live in the United States. There are numerous opportunities for
outdoor enthusiasts in the Florida Panhandle, and Tallahassee is situated among many rich historical and
natural resources, including easy access to some of the most beautiful beaches in the country. Tallahassee
has a high quality public school system, and provides many opportunities for art, culture, and music
Pay Plan
This is a Faculty position.
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This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check
will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.
How To Apply
If qualified and interested in a specific Faculty job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.
Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must
include education details even if attaching a Vita.
FSU is an affirmative action/equal employment opportunity employer and is dedicated to recruiting a diverse
faculty community. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
Open until filled
This position is being advertised as open until filled.
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and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University
students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.
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