Ardith Weiss

Post-Secondary Education

University of Texas Tyler
Master of Science
Interdisciplinary Studies

Teaching Experience

Instructor in Speech Communication, 2009 to 2017

Director of Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP), 2014 to 2017

Jarvis J Jarvis Christian College, Hawkins, Texas

¨      Teach three to four sections of Fundamentals of Speech

¨      Teach other Speech courses according to 2-year plan

¨      Chaired committee to research and write the Quality Enhancement Plan for SACS-COC reaffirmation

¨      Direct activities of 5-year Plan to increase reading comprehension and vocabulary knowledge


Director of Counseling & Career Services, 2004 to 2009

Texas  Texas College, Tyler, Texas

¨      Established the Counseling and Career Services office/Organized career fairs

¨      Provided personal counseling services to students

¨      Worked with employers and students to establish relationships for recruitment of students for jobs

¨      Taught First Year Seminar to freshmen and transfer students

¨      Received William R. Powell Achievement Award, TADC Conference, May 2007

Faculty Member, Instructor in Speech Communication, 1993-1996

Ambassador University, Big Sandy, Texas

¨   Instructed 20 students per semester in Fundamentals of Speech

¨   Analyzed and critiqued speeches



Professional Publications


Dube, James and Weiss, Ardith, Secrets to Building a Successful Sales Career, JPD Sales Career Success, LLC, Tyler, Texas, 2007


Article, “Are you Recession-Proof?”, HBCU Career Guide, 2009

Co-authored article, "A Third Order Component Analysis of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator", Educational and Psychological Measurement, Vol. 58, No. 5, October 1998

Published: January 23, 2024