Young Harris College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor of Communication Studies to teach in the Media and Cultural Studies concentration of the Communication Studies department with a beginning August 1, 2016. The successful candidate will have an earned doctorate in Communication with an emphasis on media, Cultural Studies, or closely related field and a strong commitment to teaching in an undergraduate, liberal arts curriculum. The ideal candidate will support the media and cultural studies concentration through offering classes that span the rhetorical, cultural, and historical issues associated with the modern media landscape. The ability to teach classes specifically related to rhetoric and rhetorical theory, public address, and public relations is particularly desirable. In addition, the ideal candidate will be able to teach courses in the major core including critical approaches to research as well as in the general education core including public speaking. An active program of research in the candidate’s area of expertise is encouraged and supported by the institution.
Candidates should apply electronically https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=yhcedu&jobId=19132&lang=en_US&source=CC2 . Applications should include a cover letter, Resume and at least three professional references. In addition, transcripts should be sent electronically to HumanResources@yhc.edu or by mail to Human Resources Director, Young Harris College, P.O. Box 68, Young Harris, GA 30582. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. Selected candidate must successfully pass a background check.
Applicants who would enrich the diversity of the campus community are strongly encouraged to apply. EOE M/F/D/V
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