The Department of English and Technical Communication at Missouri University of Science & Technology seeks to hire two full-time, ranked, non-tenure-track assistant teaching professors beginning August 2024. We're looking for applicants in the fields of technical and/or professional communication, rhetoric, writing studies, speech, linguistics, or media studies. This position is renewable annually with a clear path for promotion to associate and full teaching professor. 

Successful candidates will be prepared to teach several of the following courses in our department's undergraduate program:

  • English 2540: Layout and Design
  • English/Tech Com 1600: Introduction to Technical Communication
  • English/Tech Com 2560: Technical Marketing Communication
  • English/Tech Com 3560: Technical Writing
  • English 1120 and 1160: First Year Composition
  • Speech 1185: Public Speaking
  • Speech & Media Studies 3235: Intercultural Communication
  • Speech & Media Studies 3250: Interpersonal Communication
  • Speech & Media Studies 3250: Foundations of Media

While the candidate would be expected to teach some of these courses, instructors in our department have the opportunity to develop and teach courses related to their scholarly interests or professional expertise. As such, we invite applicants to envision the ways that the expertise you have cultivated might contribute to our department. Please articulate these perspectives clearly in your application cover letter.

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