High Point University

Nido R. Qubein School of Communication

High Point University is seeking candidates for two tenure-track positions.

1. Assistant Professor in Strategic Communication
The successful candidate will teach graduate and undergraduate courses in strategic communication, with a focus on PR or Advertising campaigns, as well as courses in Strategic Message Development, Applied Research, and Campaign Analysis and Design.

For additional information regarding this position, please contact Prof. David Radanovich (dradanov@highpoint.edu).

2. Open Rank Position in Health Communication
The successful candidate will teach graduate and undergraduate courses in health communication, with a focus on health campaigns, as well as courses in Strategic Message Development, Applied Research, and Campaign Analysis and Design.

For additional information regarding this position, please contact Prof. John Mims (jmims@highpoint.edu).

Requirements for both positions:

  • Terminal degree required. ABD candidates will be considered for initial appointment but must complete their doctorate within the first semester of employment.
  • University-level teaching experience with evidence of student-centered learning and innovative teaching
  • A record of published and presented research
  • Ability to interact with colleagues in a team environment

The screening for both positions will begin November 1, 2017 with the position remaining open until filled. It is anticipated the position will begin employment with the fall 2018 semester.

Applicants should apply online: http://www.highpoint.edu/administration/employment-opportunities/

Attach the following documents as one file:

  • A cover letter of interest briefly addressing your qualifications, teaching philosophy, and research agenda
  • A current CV with professional and academic history
  • An unofficial transcript that includes your highest awarded degree
  • Examples of innovative and effective teaching
  • Email and phone contact information for three (3) references

Only complete packages electronically submitted will be considered and reviewed.  High Point University is committed to excellence and diversity, is an EOE, and can interview only those who are qualified to work in the USA.

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