The University of New Haven, Communication, Film & Theatre Department seeks a Tenure Track Assistant Professor to teach Journalism & Strategic Communication. Ph.D. required; ABD with summer 2012 completion considered. Non tenure track position possible for candidates without Ph.D. Industry / professional experience a plus. Individual should have an active research agenda that engages students. The candidate should be prepared to teach courses in basic and advanced Journalism, public relations, and strategic writing courses, with convergent media writing in multiple applications, social media writing and eWom (electronic word of mouth) applications. Sports Journalism, as well as basic Interpersonal Communication course experience is a plus. Successful candidate will participate in classroom teaching, research and service, student advising and curriculum development responsibilities as a full department member.
Review of candidates will begin immediately and will continue until filled.
About the University:
The University of New Haven is a private, top-tier comprehensive institution recognized as a national leader in experiential education. UNH provides its students with a unique combination of a solid liberal arts education and real-world, hands-on career and research opportunities. Founded in 1920, the University has an 82-acre, residential main campus in West Haven, Conn., along with satellite campuses located throughout the state. Its approximately 6,000 students select from more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degree offerings in the arts and sciences, business, criminal justice, engineering and forensic sciences. Student-athletes compete in 17 varsity sports in the NCAA Division II’s highly competitive Northeast-10 Athletic Conference.
Submit cover letter, CV, and three letters of reference to:
Search Committee #11-81
University of New Haven
300 Boston Post Road • West Haven, CT 06516
or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org (electronic submission is preferred)
UNH is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer