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How to Apply

Send application letter, CV, teaching philosophy, and contact information for three professional references to Marcus Paroske, Chair, Department of Communication Studies, via email (preferred) to or to 4116 William S. White Building, University of Michigan-Flint, Flint, MI 48502.

Job Summary

Minimum salary for this position is $3,413.50 per course. The Department of Communication Studies at the University of Michigan-Flint seeks a Lecturer 1 beginning in the Fall 2018 semester. Courses covered could include some combination of COM 200: Introduction to Human Communication, COM 210: Introduction to Public Speaking, and COM 338: Communication in Business, or other courses as determined by department need. The department participates in our Dual Enrollment Education Partnerships (DEEP) program, where UM-Flint faculty offer college courses to dual enrolled high school students. These courses are occasionally held off campus at area high schools, and the successful candidate for this position should be a willing contributor to the DEEP program and able to commute to these locations. We seek a candidate with evidence of effective teaching at the college level, and a student centered approach to learning. There is a possibility of teaching other classes in the candidate’s area of expertise in the Winter 2019 semester.


Required Qualifications*

  • Master’s Degree or higher in Communication
  • Demonstrated record of teaching excellence at the college level

Union Affiliation

This position is covered under the collective bargaining agreement between the U-M and the Lecturers Employee Organization, AFL-CIO, which contains and settles all matters with respect to wages, benefits, hours and other terms and conditions of employment.

Background Screening

The University of Michigan conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background checks. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of ten calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.