IU South Bend Faculty Searches

Adjunct Faculty Positions

The English Department at Indiana University South Bend invites applications for adjunct (part-time) teaching positions in the undergraduate program. A qualified individual can teach up to two of our three-credit courses per semester. In particular, we are seeking qualified instructors to teach:

  • First-Year Writing

IU South Bend is the third largest campus in the Indiana University system and serves the north central Indiana community. The First-Year Writing Program provides writing instruction campus-wide to help students fulfill a required General Education Fundamental Literacy in Writing. English Department faculty strive to expand students' understanding and skills in English language and composition, written communication, and literature. Our programs prepare students for a broad range of careers, especially those requiring analytical thinking and expression and the ability to read carefully and write clearly. In addition to education and media-related careers, the writing and analytical skills gained in English courses enhance careers in business, law, and medicine.

Indiana University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. IU South Bend’s strategic plan includes a commitment to advance diversity and open-mindedness and to create a civil, welcoming, and caring culture for all. Women, minorities, individual with disabilities, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.

Qualifications

Minimum requirement for an adjunct lecturer position is a Master’s degree English or in a closely related field. The applicant should provide evidence for professional achievement in his/her area of expertise. A statement describing the applicant’s experience and knowledge for innovative and effective teaching is a plus.

Application Requirements

Interested candidates must submit the following items for consideration:

  • Letter of application including the information about the applicant’s qualification for the position and the area(s) of expertise in English or in the related field
  • Curriculum Vitae

The search for adjunct lecturer positions is conducted on a rotating basis. If a candidate is selected for consideration, he or she will be invited for an in-person interview.

Application Process

Send Application Materials in PDF format as attachments through email:

  • For First-Year Writing: Rebecca Brittenham (rbritten@iusb.edu); Director of First-Year Writing, English Department, IU South Bend.

The English Department at Indiana University South Bend invites applications for adjunct (part-time) teaching positions in the undergraduate program. A qualified individual can teach up to two of our three-credit courses per semester. In particular, we are seeking qualified instructors to teach:

  • English as a Second Language

IU South Bend is the third largest campus in the Indiana University system and serves the north central Indiana community. English Department faculty strive to expand students' understanding and skills in English language and composition, written communication, and literature. Our programs prepare students for a broad range of careers, especially those requiring analytical thinking and expression and the ability to read carefully and write clearly. In addition to education and media-related careers, the writing and analytical skills gained in English courses enhance careers in business, law, and medicine.

Indiana University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. IU South Bend’s strategic plan includes a commitment to advance diversity and open-mindedness and to create a civil, welcoming, and caring culture for all. Women, minorities, individual with disabilities, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.

Qualifications:

Minimum requirement for an adjunct lecturer position is a Master’s degree English or in a closely related field. The applicant should provide evidence for professional achievement in his/her area of expertise. A statement describing the applicant’s experience and knowledge for innovative and effective teaching is a plus.

Application Requirements:

Interested candidates must submit the following items for consideration:

  • Letter of application including the information about the applicant’s qualification for the position and the area(s) of expertise in English or in the related field
  • Curriculum Vitae

The search for adjunct lecturer positions is conducted on a rotating basis. If a candidate is selected for consideration, he or she will be invited for an in-person interview.

Send Application Materials in PDF format as attachments through email

  • For English as a Second Language: Shawn Nichols-Boyle (sfnichol@iusb.edu); Director of English as a Second Language Program, English Department, IU South Bend.

The Communication Studies Department at Indiana University South Bend invites applications for adjunct (part-time) lecturer positions to teach up to two, three-credit public speaking courses (SPCH-S 121) per semester.  (More than one adjunct lecturer is needed.)

IU South Bend is the third largest campus in the Indiana University system and serves the north central Indiana community. The growing Communication Studies department at IU South Bend currently includes BA and MA degrees in Speech Communication. Our mission is to prepare students to communicate effectively in personal, professional, and mediated environments.

Qualifications

A Master of Arts in Communication (or closely related field) is required, along with evidence of innovative and effective teaching. Online teaching experience is a plus.

Application Requirements

Interested candidates must submit the following items for consideration:  letter of application; Curriculum Vitae; unofficial transcripts; and, three letters of recommendation. If you are selected for consideration, you will be invited to campus for an in-person interview and teaching demonstration.

Send Application Materials To

Kim McInerney, Coordinator of the Public Speaking Course
Communication Studies Department
Ernestine M. Raclin School of the Arts
kmmciner@iusb.edu574-520-4268

The Communication Studies Department at Indiana University South Bend invites applications for adjunct (part-time) lecturer positions in the undergraduate program. A qualified individual can teach up to two of our three-credit courses per semester.  The areas of expertise that the department is seeking qualified lecturers for include:

  • Public Speaking
  • Public Relations with an emphasis on professional skills and practices, including upper level intensive Public Relations writing
  • Journalism with an emphasis on professional skills and practices, including upper level Journalism writing and multi-platform journalism
  • Media technology including digital and social media
  • Digital and integrated communication
  • Argumentation and Debate

IU South Bend is the third largest campus in the Indiana University system and serves the north central Indiana community. The growing Communication Studies department at IU South Bend currently hosts over 130 students majoring in the program. Communication Studies faculty strives to inspire our students to maximize their personal and professional potential through acquisition and application of knowledge and skills integral to effective and ethical communication across local and global communities.

Indiana University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. IU South Bend’s strategic plan includes a commitment to advance diversity and open-mindedness and to create a civil, welcoming, and caring culture for all. Women, minorities, individual with disabilities, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.

Qualifications

Minimum requirement for an adjunct lecturer position is a Master’s degree in the area of communication studies or in a closely related field. The applicant should provide evidence for professional achievement in his/her area of expertise. A statement describing the applicant’s experience and knowledge for innovative and effective teaching is a plus. Online teaching experience is also valued.

Application Requirements

Interested candidates must submit the following items for consideration: 

  • letter of application including the information about the applicant’s qualification for the position and the area(s) of expertise in communication studies or in the related field
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • unofficial transcripts (undergraduate and graduate)
  • a list of three references with complete contact information

The search for adjunct lecturer positions is conducted on a rotating basis. If you are selected for consideration, you will be invited for an in-person interview and teaching demonstration.

Send Application Materials in PDF format as attachments through email to:

Prof. Tami Martinez at tamimart@iusb.edu
Interim Department Chair, Communication Studies Department
Ernestine M. Raclin School of the Arts