SUNY College at Brockport

Assistant Professor in Public Relations

The College at Brockport is seeking an engaged, innovative, and creative tenure-track Assistant Professor in Public Relations to help build our newly formed Department of Journalism, Broadcasting and Public Relations.

Teach three courses each semester at the undergraduate level. Courses may include Public Relations Writing, Public Relations Methods and Cases, Public Relations Campaigns, Special Topic Courses on Public Relations, or media-related courses. Advise our award-winning student Public Relations Club. Expected to do peer-reviewed scholarship and participate in college service, including advising. Assist students in finding PR internships and/or jobs.

Required Qualifications:

  • Doctorate or ABD in public relations or a related field from an accredited US Dept. of Education or internationally recognized institution. ABD candidates must earn doctoral degree within six months of hire.
  • Professional experience in PR.
  • Evidence of successful teaching, ability to teach public relations, ongoing scholarship or potential for ongoing scholarship, and the ability to teach a culturally diverse student population.

Preferred Qualifications:
Interest in social media and ability to work with professional colleagues who utilize a variety of approaches to scholarship and creative works.

Application Instructions:

Please visit to complete an application including your cover letter that addresses required and preferred qualifications, CV, statement of teaching philosophy, and contact information for three professional references. Official transcripts are required upon hire.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled with preference given to application material received by 3/1/18.

Employment at The College at Brockport is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check and final budgetary approval.

The College at Brockport, State University of New York is an AA/EEO/ADA employer. The College actively seeks applications from women, veterans, individuals with a disability, members of underrepresented groups or anyone that would enrich the diversity of the College.

Applications deadline:
Open until filled.

Marist College

Assistant Dean
School of Communication and the Arts

The School of Communication and the Arts seeks an Assistant Dean to facilitate School efforts in service to and instruction of all undergraduate and graduate students. These support responsibilities include assisting with special project management, assessment, student issues and advising, and co-curricular initiatives. The assistant dean is a term, 12-month appointment.

Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills along with the ability to interact effectively with a diverse group of faculty, students, administration and alumni. Understanding of the academic programming needs regionally, nationally and internationally. Knowledge of current practices and trends in undergraduate education. Ability to handle sensitive issues in a professional and discreet manner. Terminal degree in a discipline represented with the School of Communication and the Arts preferred. Administrative experience preferred.

About Marist
Located on the river in the historic Hudson River Valley and at its Florence, Italy branch campus, Marist College is a comprehensive, independent institution grounded in the liberal arts. Its mission is to “help students develop the intellect, character, and skills required for enlightened, ethical, and productive lives in the global community of the 21st century.” Marist is consistently recognized for excellence by The Princeton Review (Colleges That Create Futures & The Best 380 Colleges), U.S. News & World Report (9th Best Regional University/North), Kiplinger’s Personal Finance (“Best College Values”), and others. Though now independent, Marist remains committed to the ideals handed down from its founders, the Marist Brothers: excellence in education, a sense of community, and a commitment to service. Marist educates approximately 4,900 traditional-age undergraduate students and 1,400 adult and graduate students in 47 undergraduate majors and 14 graduate programs, including fully online MBA, MPA, MS, and MA degrees.

To learn more or to apply, please visit Only online applications are accepted.

Marist College is strongly committed to the principle of diversity and is especially interested in receiving applications from members of ethnic and racial minority groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and persons from other under-represented groups.