Position: Assistant Professor of Communication
Department: College of Arts and Sciences
Status: Full Time, Tenure Track
In keeping with the President’s commitment to Tuskegee University becoming "One Tuskegee", the ideal Assistant Professor of Communication will possess the willingness to use their expertise in transforming Tuskegee into a leading 21st century living and learning environment.
Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities
Responsibilities include teaching four undergraduate courses in Communication (12 hours per semester); engaging in scholarly research; serving on committees; advising students; and performing other duties as assigned by the department chair.
The faculty member should be prepared to teach general education courses as well as upper-division courses required for the communication major.
A Ph.D. in Communication (in hand by August 2022) or a related field is required.
Preference will be given to the candidate who has a specialty and/or work experience in new or emerging media and communication technology
College-level teaching experience and a record of scholarly activity are preferred.
Candidates who have the ability to bridge communication with other interdisciplinary programs are encouraged to apply.
Ten-month contract; commensurate with education, training, and experience
**The statements contained in this job announcement reflect general details as necessary to describe the principal functions of this job, the level of knowledge and skill typically required and the scope of responsibility. It should not be considered an all-inclusive listing of work requirements. **
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Each applicant, including all current/existing employees, must complete and submit a Tuskegee University employment application, resume/CV, three letters of recommendation (with detailed contact information) and copies of unofficial transcripts (official transcript(s) will be required upon hire). Applicants must meet the minimum qualifications and submit a completed application packet in order to be considered for the position. The University reserves the right not to fill the position in the event of budgetary or operational constraints.
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