Regent University

Assistant or Associate Professor of Strategic Communication

Regent University seeks to fill a full time, tenure track faculty position in the area of strategic communication within the university’s School of Communication & the Arts.

Regent University is one of the nation’s leading academic centers for Christian thought and action, offering over 95 associate, bachelors, masters and doctoral degrees and enrolling more than 9000 students worldwide. Regent is committed to its foundational mission to educate Christian leaders to change the world.

Position Requirements and Qualifications: Applicants should have completed a Ph.D. in Communication, Journalism, Mass Communication, or a closely related field, as well as previous college or university teaching experience. Mentoring experience in academia is preferred. Expertise in new media technologies and any of the following areas are strongly preferred: journalism, rhetoric, film theory, or theater studies.

Expectations: Applicants should be prepared to direct master degree theses and directed master degree projects, conduct original research leading to publication, and serve on doctoral dissertation committees. Salaries are commensurate with academic and professional experience. Applicants must be able to teach distance education. Applicants must subscribe to a statement of Christian faith.

To apply complete the faculty application at www.regent.edu/admin/hr/app/HRApp.cfm. A current resume/CV, three letters of reference, a cover letter explaining your interest in and qualifications for this position, and photocopies of your graduate transcripts showing degrees conferred must be submitted to talent@regent.edu Official transcripts will be required at time of employment. This position will be located at Regent University’s Virginia Beach, VA campus.

Appointment will begin August  2017. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Qualified prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination of race, color, sex, age, national origin, or disability.

Regent University

Assistant or Associate Professor of Script and Screenwriting

Regent University seeks to fill a full time, tenure track faculty position in the area of script and screenwriting within the university’s School of Communication & the Arts.

Regent University is one of the nation’s leading academic centers for Christian thought and action, offering over 95 associate, bachelors, masters and doctoral degrees and enrolling more than 9000 students worldwide. Regent is committed to its foundational mission to educate Christian leaders to change the world.

Position Requirements and Qualifications: Applicants should have completed either a PhD or an MFA degree in the field of communication with a concentration in film and television, or in a closely related field. Applicants without a terminal degree but who have at least 10 years of industry experience and who are willing to earn a terminal degree may be considered.

Expectations: Applicants should be prepared to teach a range of script and screenwriting classes at the graduate level including Story Structure, Writing the Short Film, Writing for Television, Writing Comedy, Playwriting, and specialized writing applications like webisodes and digital communication. The candidate should have teaching and mentoring experience at the college or university level. Applicants with professional experience in writing for television and film, documentary and drama production, and new media technologies are encouraged to apply. Candidates are expected to demonstrate the ability to direct master degree theses and portfolios, practice original scholarship leading to research publication or creative works, and to become active in professional organizations such as NCA, BEA or UFVA related to their academic and professional fields. Salaries are commensurate with academic and professional experience. Applicants must be able to teach distance education. Applicants must subscribe to a statement of Christian faith.

To apply complete the faculty application at www.regent.edu/admin/hr/app/HRApp.cfm. A current resume/CV, three letters of reference, a cover letter explaining your interest in and qualifications for this position, and photocopies of your graduate transcripts showing degrees conferred must be submitted to talent@regent.edu Official transcripts will be required at time of employment. This position will be located at Regent University’s Virginia Beach, VA campus.

Appointment will begin July 2017. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Qualified prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination of race, color, sex, age, national origin, or disability.