Speech Communication Society

The Speech Communication Society is a student-run organization that works to foster and maintain the spirit of community in the Speech Communication program. It acts as a home for student leadership, providing opportunities for students to apply their in-classroom learning in out-of classroom experiences. The society organizes events which give students a chance to meet and network with peers and instructors, in addition to working on initiatives which serve to improve the experiences of Speech Communication students.

More information on the Speech Communication Society website.

Or connect with the Speech Communication Society on twitter, instagram, facebook or email:

twitter: @scsuwaterloo

instagram: @scsuwaterloo

facebook: Speech Communication, groups within Waterloo

email: scswaterloo@gmail.com

Employment Opportunity for Sessional Instructors

The Speech Communication program at the University of Waterloo is searching for several new sessional instructors to teach core communication courses.  Based in a liberal arts faculty with high national and international standards, the Speech Communication program currently serves approximately 150 majors, 50 minors, and delivers many sections of communication courses to four Faculties from across the University.

Sessional instructors could teach up to three sections per academic term of the following courses: Public Speaking, Interpersonal Communication, Science Communication, or Communication in the Engineering Professions. Each of these courses include emphases on foundational communication competencies and are designed to align with the Speech Communication program objectives. More information on the Speech Communication program can be found here:


Interested instructors should have a PhD or be working toward completing a PhD, and should send a CV and a brief letter of interest that addresses qualifications and teaching philosophy to:

Dr. Robert Danisch

Chair, Department of Drama and Speech Communication

University of Waterloo

200 University Avenue West

Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1