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Lecturer in Business Communication

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Boulder, Colorado

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Job Summary

The Professional Effectiveness Division at the Leeds School of Business seeks a lecturer in the field of business communication for Fall 2019 and Spring 2020. The Leeds School of Business is committed to helping students achieve success in their professional fields.

Who We Are

The University of Colorado Boulder and the city of Boulder, offer a rich intellectual, cultural, and recreational environment. The Boulder area is regularly recognized as one of the most desirable places to live in the US and the University of Colorado and the Leeds School of Business are nationally recognized for the excellence of our faculty, programs, and students. By joining the Professional Effectiveness division at Leeds, you will be part of a collegial and productive group of scholars with the highest standards of research and teaching excellence.

What Your Key Responsibilities Will Be

Your role as lecturer will be to:

  • Teach three or four Business Communication courses per semester focusing primarily on oral communication, leadership effectiveness, and teamwork; co-teach communication and teamwork content of interdisciplinary business course. 
  • Work with faculty and staff to improve course curriculum. 
  • Continue partnership with corporate sponsors to maintain integrity of course assignments. 
  • Attend monthly faculty meetings. 
  • Support campus-wide diversity and inclusion initiatives. 


The University of Colorado offers excellent benefits, including medical, dental, retirement, paid time off, tuition benefit and ECO Pass. The University of Colorado Boulder is one of the largest employers in Boulder County and offers an inspiring higher education environment. Learn more about the University of Colorado Boulder.

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What We Require

Master’s degree, ABD, or PhD in Communication, or a related field; 3-5 years of teaching experience.

What We Would Like You To Have

The ideal candidate will have experience working with diverse populations, teaching business communication, teaching oral communication, and preparing students for internships and jobs in their related fields. Work experience in the communications field and/or business is a plus.

Special Instructions

Letters of recommendation may be requested at a later date. 

We also welcome applications from those who wish to be considered as adjuncts; please indicate your preference on your cover letter.

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The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to building a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.