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Assistant Professor - Organizational Communication

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Application review will begin on September 25, 2017, for best consideration please submit application and required materials by this date. The position will be posted until filled. Along with the application, the following items must be included. • Letter of application • Curriculum Vitae • Teaching Evaluations • Unofficial graduate transcripts

Job Details

Position Information

Posting Number 20170010FAC
Job Title Assistant Professor - Organizational Communication
Type of Employment Regular Full-Time
If Part Time, Enter Hours Per Week
Work Location Murray
Employment Term Academic Year
Position Type Faculty (Tenure-Track)
Department Organizational Communication
Summary of Job Duties and Responsibilities

The Department of Organizational Communication, Murray State University, housed in the Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business, invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level starting August 15, 2018. The department seeks an energetic and engaging colleague who will contribute instructional excellence and scholarship to our applied, organizational communication curriculum.

The successful candidate will teach both undergraduate and graduate level courses that blend communication theory and practice in contemporary organizational contexts.Teaching opportunities are available in communication technology, research methods, health communication, organizational communication, intercultural communication, leadership, interpersonal communication, sports communication or other applied areas reflecting departmental needs and individual scholarly interests. Duties will include conducting research, advising students, providing service, and delivering instruction in traditional as well as alternative and online formats. Development of new courses is highly encouraged.

Minimum Education Requirements

Doctorate in Communication is required by the date of appointment. An emphasis consistent with our applied communication curriculum is required.

Minimum Experience and Skill Requirements

Must show evidence of research/publication potential and a strong commitment to service. Evidence of teaching excellence and strong classroom skills at a college level are required.

Preferred Education and/or Experience Qualifications

Experience with alternative instructional delivery methods/formats is preferred.

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Posting Details

Posting Date 08/14/2017
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

Application review will begin on September 25, 2017, for best consideration please submit application and required materials by this date. The position will be posted until filled.

Along with the application, the following items must be included.
• Letter of application
• Curriculum Vitae
• Teaching Evaluations
• Unofficial graduate transcripts

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • FocusTalent.ky.gov
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Murray Ledger and Times
    • Paducah Sun
    • Murray State University website
    • Other
  2. If "Other", please explain:

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Student Evaluations
  4. Unofficial Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document
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