University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

University of Wisconsin Oshkosh Journalism Department seeks tenure-track assistant professor to teach strategic communications in department’s advertising sequence.

Responsibilities include teaching Principles of Advertising; Advertising Copy, Layout and Production; Strategic Campaigns in Advertising; Advertising Media; Research in Strategic Communication; and advising majors. Preference given to candidates with doctorate in a communications area or relevant field. Consideration given to those with master’s degree in area of design, such as an MFA. Professional experience in strategy, creative development and execution of strategic communication, particularly related to advertising, desired. Ability to teach outside advertising sequence, including courses such as Introduction to Journalism and Mass Communication and Visual Media Design, and to participate in development of new courses using interactive technology highly desirable.

Salary is competitive.

Starting date is 9/1/2015. Submit a letter of application, vita, contact information for five references, unofficial transcripts, philosophy of teaching statement, research/professional development agenda to: Search Committee Chair, Journalism, University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, 800 Algoma Blvd., Oshkosh, WI 54901.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

AA/EEO Employer. Employment will require a criminal background check. UW Oshkosh complies with the Wisconsin Fair Employment Act with regard to nondiscrimination on the basis of arrest and/or conviction record.