Position Announcement

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California State University Monterey Bay




California State University Monterey Bay (CSUMB) is a comprehensive public university committed to serving the diverse people of California, especially the working class, historically under-served, and low-income populations. CSUMB’s Division of Humanities and Communication is seeking candidates uniquely qualified to prepare working-class, ethnically diverse, and historically under-served students for leadership in a multicultural society.

Position starting date: Fall, 2015.

Responsibilities:  Teach innovative lower and upper division courses in communication ethics, dialogue and deliberation, philosophical analysis, applied ethics, cooperative argumentation, and related coursework; Sustain innovative scholarly research, publication, and professional service. Apply new scholarship and pedagogies to teaching. Serve on Department, Division, College, and University-wide committees.  Provide support for one or more departmental programs, and contribute to reciprocal community partnerships.

Minimum Qualifications: Earned doctorate in Philosophy, Communication Studies, Rhetoric, Religious Studies, or Allied Discipline. Ability to provide leadership in Practical and Professional Ethics.  Ability to teach courses in communication ethics, applied ethics, and deliberation.  Ability to assist with innovative interdisciplinary program development.  Ability to teach and mentor students from nontraditional, working class, and diverse ethnic and racial backgrounds.

Desirable Qualifications: Ability or potential in one or more of the following areas:

  1. Interdisciplinary teaching in Leadership Studies, Religious Studies, Theology, or Spirituality Studies.
  2. Application of new media technologies in teaching.
  3. Innovative teaching and assessment models.
  4. Furthering relationships with the diverse communities of the Monterey Bay and tri-county region;
  5. Proficiency in a second language.
  6. Service learning pedagogy.

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