This is in addition to the other position posted to this list.

*Position Announcement*

*Full-time Lecturer in Speech and Debate*

*Position: *A full-time lecturer, nine month position. Teaching 
experience and knowledge of competitive policy debate are essential. We 
are seeking an individual who is interested in teaching strong oral 
communication skills, working with young minds to build strong debaters, 
and working to further the level of excellence of the University of 
Vermont Debate Team.

*Primary Responsibilities: *Teach courses in *Effective Speaking*, 
*Fundamentals of Policy Debate*, and *Special Topics*. Typical course 
load for academic year is 4/4. In addition, the individual will assist 
in coaching nationally competitive policy debate team. Travel with the 
debate team is expected. Summer employment is possible. Knowledge of 
WUDC debate us a plus but not required.

*Facilities*: Speech is housed in the Department of Theatre under the 
College of Arts and Sciences. The program is based at 475 Main Street in 
Burlington. It provides classroom experience for nearly 275 students a 
semester and supervises 30+ debaters in various categories.

*Qualifications: *Applicant must have at least an MA or PhD (ABD is 
acceptable) in Speech Communication and/or a related field (ask if you 
are unsure about your qualifications). Experience in competitive debate 
is essential. S/he should have both experience in and enthusiasm for 
undergraduate education.

*Compensation:*The University of Vermont offers competitive salaries and 
an excellent benefits package that includes comprehensive health and 
dental plans, tuition remission, retirement savings plans, paid 
vacation, medical leave and cultural holidays.

*Application:*A curriculum vitae, a professional resume, a letter of 
interest, and three letters of recommendation should be sent to 
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Screening of applications will begin March 15, 2012 and continue until a 
candidate has accepted the position. Appointment will begin on August 27 

*Setting:*The University of Vermont is located in Burlington, Vermont, 
situated between the Green and Adirondack Mountains on the shores of 
Lake Champlain. The University is organized into ten colleges and 
schools which enroll approximately 10,000 students.

Additional information regarding the Speech and Debate program can be 
found at and further information about 
the Lawrence Debate Union can be found at .

The University of Vermont is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity 
employer. The Department is committed to increasing faculty diversity 
and welcomes applications from women and under represented ethnic, 
racial and cultural groups and from people with disabilities,


Alfred C. Snider aka Tuna
Edwin Lawrence Professor of Forensics, University of Vermont
Huber House, 475 Main Street, UVM, Burlington, VT 05405 USA
Lawrence Debate Union
Global Debate Blog
Debate Central;
802-656-0097 office; 802-238-8345 mobile;802-656-4275 fax