Teaching Faculty I at Center for Global Engagement, Florida State University
The Center for Global Engagement at Florida State University invites applications for a Teaching Faculty I position. This is a non-tenure track, 12-month appointment to begin in May/June 2017. The primary responsibility will include teaching undergraduate classes for the Global Citizenship Certificate program: up to four courses in the fall and spring (4+4), and one summer course OR 2-3 courses in the fall and spring combined with providing intercultural training and workshops for the Global Partner Certificate. The undergraduate courses include two required courses for the Global Citizenship Certificate program. Global Perspectives (IFS2070) is designed to introduce the students to the basic concepts, theories, functions and behaviors associated with intercultural communication. Global Citizenship (IFS 3125) is a capstone course where students synthesize and reflect on their intercultural and global experiences acquired throughout the Certificate, and apply their global learning in a final synthesis project. Both courses are approved as part of FSU’s new Liberal Studies for the 21st Century curriculum. Intercultural training includes workshops for the Global Partner Certificate. The Global Partner Certificate is a Center for Global Engagement (CGE) professional development initiative that began in the Fall of 2010. It is designed to help participants develop intercultural communication skills and competencies, and increase their intercultural awareness, knowledge and skills.
Qualifications Ph.D. in Intercultural Communication, Global Studies, Global Affairs, International Affairs, International Relations, Peace and Conflict Studies, Cultural Studies or a related field is required at the time of hire. (ABD candidates with projected completion date prior to appointment start will also be considered). Up to two years of experience in teaching undergraduate courses in Intercultural Communication, Global Studies, International Affairs or closely related areas. Experience designing and facilitating intercultural communication workshops. Preferred Commitment to intercultural understanding; Experience using intercultural competency assessment instruments; Knowledge of a second language.
Other Information This position reports to the Program Director of the Global Citizenship Certificate.
How To Apply If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University (Job ID 41058). If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service. Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume. In addition, applicants are requested to submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts (unofficial copies are accepted), names and contact information for three references, and evidence of effective teaching (including syllabi and student evaluations) to Elcin Haskollar. This position is open until filled with review of applications to begin on January 30, 2017.
Equal Employment Opportunity: An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer. FSU’s Equal Opportunity Statement.