Adjunct Faculty for Face-to-Face Course – Introduction to Communication Studies, (Lincoln, NE)


Nebraska Wesleyan University is seeking applicants to fill an adjunct teaching position for two sections of the same course for the upcoming academic year (Spring 2023: January 9 - May 6).  Applicants will be considered who are able to teach Introduction into Communication Studies. Currently, the department has a need for 2 sections in the Spring, with the potential to continue the following academic year. 


Communication Studies

COMM-1250 INTRO TO COMM STUDIES -  Spring 2023 schedule is for  Monday-Wednesday-Friday with one section from 12:40 – 1:50pm and a second section from 2:00 – 3:10pm. This course is designed to help students develop the skills necessary to effectively communicate in public, private and professional settings. The course will focus on a broad base of communication theory, concepts, and skills and offer students the opportunity to apply those skills. Students will explore several modes of communication, including persuasive and invitational speaking, dialogue, and interpersonal communication. Students will explore the foundations of the communication discipline and consider the importance of communication for our personal, professional, and civic lives.


• At least a Master’s Degree in the discipline

• One to three years of teaching experience is preferred

• Experience with best practices about teaching communication theory, concepts, and skills

• Background check and official transcripts needed post job offer, pre-employment

Commitment to Diversity

Diversity is a core value of Nebraska Wesleyan University’s mission and we embrace it as a source of strength. Applicants are encouraged to
demonstrate how they enhance and embrace this University core value in a diversity statement submitted as part of their application materials. 

Nebraska Wesleyan University provides equal educational and employment opportunities to qualified persons in all areas of university operation without regard to religion or creed, age, genetic information, gender identity and expression, disability, marital status, race, or national or ethnic origin, in compliance with state and federal laws, including but not limited to Title XII, Title IX, and the ADA. E-Verify, EOE.

How to Apply

To apply, please upload a letter of application addressing qualifications, resume, a diversity statement, and the names of three professional references at the following URL:  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.