Speech Communication Instructor

  • Highland Community College
  • Freeport, IL, United States
  • Mar 17, 2017
Full time Education

Job Description

Speech Communication Instructor

 Highland Community College located in northwest Illinois, is seeking to fill an opening for a full-time tenure-track instructor in Speech Communication beginning the fall 2017 semester. This position will teach 15 contact hours or more each week (fall and spring semesters) and fulfill other duties included in a full-time faculty position.  Ability to effectively teach the introductory speech course and experience in coaching and/or directing Forensics activities is required. The ability to teach courses in Intercultural Communication, Journalism, and/or other courses within the communication field is preferred. Master's degree in speech or oral communication is required.  Successful teaching experience at post-secondary preferred; community college experience ideal. Excellent written and oral communication skills are essential.  Experience in alternative delivery modes preferred.   

Application is not complete until the following materials are submitted: cover letter, resume/CV, copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable for the purpose of application), three current professional letters of recommendation, and a statement of teaching philosophy. Review of applications will begin April 10, 2017.

To apply for this position and view complete job description and requirements, please visit our website at: www.highland.edu/employment or email Sandy.Johnson@highland.edu for an alternative application method.


Highland Community College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a policy of nondiscrimination, and encourages applications from Veterans, minorities, people with disabilities and other diverse groups.