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Communications: Job Opportunities

Faculty Opportunities

Job Title
Visiting Assistant Professor in Strategic Communications


Communications and Journalism, School of Communications

St. Louis/Webster Groves, MO

Starting Date
Academic Year 2017-2018 (begins August 2017)

Job Description Summary
The School of Communications at Webster University invites applications for a full-time Visiting Assistant Professor (9-month position) in Strategic Communication, in our Communications & Journalism Department. We seek candidates who can integrate theory and practice and have experience with contemporary strategies across public relations and advertising. Women and members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply, as are candidates with international and interdisciplinary experience.

Minimum Qualifications
A master’s degree, professional experience, and teaching experience are required.

Preferred Qualifications
Ph.D. is preferred.

Essential Duties
The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate courses and advise students in Advertising & Marketing Communications, Public Relations, and Media Communications, provide faculty service, and engage in professional development, including scholarship and creative activity. We are seeking a visiting colleague whose experience and expertise complements that of our existing faculty, who brings new perspectives to discussions of curriculum revision and strategic planning for the department. For more information see:

Applicants should send: (1) a letter of interest that addresses qualifications and fit to the Department and School, (2) a curriculum vitae, and (3) contact information for three references; additional materials may be requested at a later date. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

For the latest information about other employment opportunities at Webster University, including graduate assistantships in other areas of the University, please check with Human Resources.