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University of Rochester Instructor - 214984 in Rochester, New York


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Simon Grad School Business

Full/Part Time


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Time as Reported Grade 000 Simon Graduate School of Business


The Simon Business School is seeking a qualified TAR instructor for the competency-based communication curriculum in our full-time one-year Masters Programs.

The Communications instructor will play key roles in baseline skills assessment for entering MBA and Masters students, participating in evaluation, feedback and development planning in five key communication competencies: public speaking, business writing, visualization of ideas and data, teamwork, and interpersonal communication.

Instructors will lead small-group workshops and provide one-on-one coaching in business writing and public speaking as needed, based on assessment, and will participate in evaluating and providing feedback on all communication course assignments throughout the academic year.

Instructors will also assist in the planning and delivery of co-curricular workshops and will help manage logistics in the experiential aspects of the communication curriculum: presentation recording session planning; team-based project and case competition support; and interpersonal and leadership communication simulation set-up and run.

Position Qualifications

Applicants must have a degree in Communication, English, Education, or a closely related field, and a minimum of two years experience in a professional setting in which training and development was the focus of the candidate’s job. Experience with international learners, particularly those for whom English is a second language, is highly desirable. Business experience is also highly desirable.

Experience requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • Excellent public speaking and writing skills

  • Interpersonal skills, to interact with diverse personalities, senior faculty and business community clients and guests

  • Demonstrated ability to manage classrooms, mentor students, and work collaboratively with faculty

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

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