The University of Mississippi

Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Integrated Marketing Communications

The Meek School of Journalism and New Media, home to vibrant and growing undergraduate and graduate degrees in integrated marketing communications (IMC), seeks an outstanding teacher, scholar and leader to help expand the reach and profile of the program. The person filling this position will have an established record of quality research that complements and builds on existing strengths of the IMC program, exceptional teaching skills, and some professional experience in the IMC industry. This person must be capable of making significant contributions to the growth of the program as well as the broader mission of the School. This is a nine-month tenured or tenure-track position with an anticipated start of August 2018.

Job Responsibilities: This person will continue to maintain a steady stream of rigorous academic research, and will teach courses (both traditional and online) especially at the graduate level. Teaching topics may include IMC research methods, persuasive communication, branding and other IMC related concepts, and electives that are consistent with the candidate’s research. Service duties will include academic advising, mentoring students, and helping guide the continued growth of the IMC program. Service to the university is also expected.

Minimum Qualifications: A Ph.D. in IMC or a related communications field, a track record of published original research and demonstrated excellence in teaching at the collegiate level is required. Minimum qualifications must be met at the time of the position start date.

In 2017, the University of Mississippi initiated Flagship Constellations, which are designed to bring together a wide range of faculty from across campus to address some of the most difficult and complex problems facing our nation and world. If you’re interested in working with cross-disciplinary researchers to solve key, grand challenges this is an exceptional opportunity.

The University of Mississippi has been ranked as one of “America’s Best College Buys” by Forbes and the University’s Honors College has been named one of America’s finest. Oxford has been recognized nationally as one of America’s best places to live, and Ole Miss has been recognized six straight years by the Chronicle of Higher Education as A Great College to Work For. Apply online at jobs.olemiss.edu. The University of Mississippi is an EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Title VI/Title VII/Title IX/504/ADA/ADEA employer.

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