North Central College

Assistant Professor, Public Relations and New Media

The Department of Communication and Media Studies at North Central College seeks to hire a tenure-track assistant professor with expertise in public relations and new media, beginning September 2018. ABD applicants with the degree near completion will be considered; a Ph.D. in hand is strongly preferred. Applicants should demonstrate potential for excellence in undergraduate teaching and mentoring as well as a commitment to scholarship.

The successful candidate will teach courses in public relations, digital media, persuasion and business communication and develop upper-level courses in public relations/strategic communication. Ability to teach public speaking, group communication and interpersonal communication will be a plus. Applicants with professional experience are especially desired.

Review of applications will begin October 30, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. Applicants who would enrich the diversity of the campus community are strongly encouraged to apply.

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