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Job Title: Assistant Professor
Department: Department of Communication

Status: Active

The Department of Communication at The University of Texasat Tyler invites applications for a tenure-track position (Assistant Professor) in Communication Studies with expertise in either Corporate and Relational Communication or Rhetoric and Public Address beginning in Spring or Fall 2016. The Department is seeking to broaden its program offerings in areas that could include family communication; health communication; legal communication; philosophy ofcommunication; professional communication; and/or public and political communication, among other possible areas.  Evidence of service to past programs and colleges, particularly in student advising and program assessment, as well as experience with the implementation of or teaching within an online or hybrid program, are a plus. A Ph.D. in-hand in Communication or Communication Studies is required by the start of employment, and candidatesmust be able to demonstrate the potential for producing publishable research inthe field. Submit letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, summary of student evaluations, and the names of three references to Dr. Justin Velten, Chair, Search Committee at: jvelten@uttyler.edu.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The University of Texas at Tyler is a rapidly growing university located on a 200 acre wooded campus in Tyler, Texas, 95 miles east of Dallas. Tyler is the East Texas regional center for health care, higher education, and economic development. The successful applicant must be able to demonstrate eligibility to work in the United States. This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code Section 51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. The University of Texas at Tyler is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Job Title: Assistant Professor
Department: Department of Art & Art History

Status: Active

The Department of Art & Art History at the University of Texas at Tyler invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor appointment for an art historian with a specialization in Contemporary and/or Modern art. A Ph.D. is required and must be in hand by August 1, 2016. Graduate or post-graduate teaching experience preferred. In addition to experience teaching Contemporary and Modern courses, the ability to also teach non-Western art is highly desirable. Some knowledge of Museum Studies is preferable, as is a willingness to help with the development of online courses for a new low residency graduate program.

The successful applicant will teach three courses per semester: Art History Survey II (Renaissance to late Twentieth Century) and two upper-level courses. In addition to teaching, responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: engaging in research and scholarly activities consistent with rank, academic advising for undergraduate and graduate students, supervising BA art history graduating Senior X papers and presentations, supervising MA art history thesis, working with/critiquing graduate students (art history and studio), serving on MA and /or MFA graduate committees, serving on a variety of university and departmental committees, working with community organizations (such as the Tyler Museum of Art) to oversee student internships, supervising of art history student organization, participating in departmental, university and community sponsored events. Applicants are encouraged to visit the departmental web site at http://www.uttyler.edu/art/ to learn more about the university and department.

To apply, please format required materials in two separate files: one with cover letter, CV, sample syllabi, and list of three references, and the other file with transcript documents. Send to: elisot@uttyler.edu (Dr. Elizabeth Lisot, Assistant Professor of Art History and Chair Art History Search Committee). Review of applications begins January 19, 2016, and will continue until the position is filled.



Job Title: Visiting Assistant Professor
Department: Department of Mathematics

Status: Active

The Department of Mathematics at The University of Texas at Tyler invites applications for a position at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor for the 2015-2016 academic year.  Candidates must have a Ph.D. in mathematics by August 2015.  The usual teaching load will be three courses per semester.  Applicants are encouraged to visit the departmental web site at http://www.uttyler.edu/math to learn more about the university and department. Applications should include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statements of teaching philosophy and research program, unofficial transcripts, and three letters of recommendation, at least one of which addresses teaching. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.  The successful applicant must be able to demonstrate eligibility to work in the United States.  This position issecurity-sensitive and subject to Texas Education Code Section 51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history record information.  Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. The University of Texas at Tyler is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Interested candidates should apply at http://mathjobs.org/ with Job ID #7271.

 

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