Part Time Lecturer in Communication

Terre Haute, Indiana, United States

Job description

Required Relevant Education & Experience:

Master’s Degree and teaching experience

About the Institution:

Established in 1865, Indiana State University is a four-year public university that integrates teaching, research, and creative activity in an engaging, challenging, and supportive learning environment to prepare productive citizens of the world. Indiana State is dedicated to teaching and the creation of knowledge while maintaining its longstanding commitment to inclusiveness.

Located in Southwest Indiana, Indiana State University is conveniently located 10 minutes from I-70 making trips to Indianapolis, St. Louis, Chicago and Cincinnati easily accessible. Indiana State University sits in the central part of downtown Terre Haute making the commute to shopping, food, housing, arts, sports and entertainment within 15 minutes to campus.

Indiana State University has been listed by both Forbes and the Princeton Review as one of the top schools in the Midwest for the 5th and 13th year, respectively. U.S. News Best Colleges rankings describe Indiana State University as pedestrian friendly and beautifully landscaped, and has been recognized by Princeton Review as one the most environmentally responsible colleges. Indiana State University’s commitment to community engagement and public service sets it apart. Students are motivated to apply both knowledge and creativity with local surrounding communities and counties.

As a medium size public university, Indiana State University is known to have one of the most diverse student populations in the State of Indiana. With approximately 12,000 undergraduate students and 2,000 graduate students, our minority student population is nearly 25%. Indiana State University continues to grow in enrollment and is committed to student development, leadership, and success.

The Department of Communication is accepting applications for a Part-Time lecturer position. The successful candidate will teach 1-4 sections of the basic course, Communication 101. The successful candidate should have prior teaching experience and an interest in innovative teaching methods. A master’s degree in Communication or related field is required.

How to apply

Submit an online application at, including a letter of application, complete vita (including names and contact information for three references), graduate transcripts, and teaching evaluations. Review of applications will begin immediately, and will continue until the position is filled. The position will remain open until on campus interviews have been scheduled.

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Indiana State University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to excellence through diversity. The University actively encourages the applications of women, minorities, and persons with disabilities. The College of Arts and Sciences’ Diversity Plan is accessible at:

Indiana State University combines a tradition of strong undergraduate and graduate education with a focus on community and public service. We integrate teaching, research, and creative activity in an engaging, challenging, and supportive learning environment to prepare productive citizens for Indiana and the world.