The Department of Communication at Rutgers' School of Communication and Information seeks applicants for a non-tenure-track faculty position. The successful candidate will teach in the undergraduate Communication major and in the Master in Communication and Media (MCM) program. This appointment will likely be made at the rank of Instructor for an initial one or two year term. The position is renewable.
Responsibilities include teaching and service within the department and school, in accordance with the university policy for non-tenure-track appointments. A typical teaching load is four courses (12 credits) per semester with possible options to teach additional courses in summer sessions.
This individual will teach public relations and related classes at the undergraduate and graduate levels, enhance and teach our undergraduate internship class with a focus on PR, and develop and monitor service/experiential/professional development learning options in the PR area.
For information about the Communication program, see https://comminfo.rutgers.edu/undergraduate-programs/communication-major. For information about the MCM program, see https://comminfo.rutgers.edu/graduate-and-professional-programs/master-communication-and-media.
For queries regarding the position, please contact the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Brian Householder, at email@example.com. Please note that non-tenure-track faculty cannot be sponsored for permanent residency.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Master's degree is required. Applicants should have a demonstrated record of effective teaching of college undergraduates and/or master's students (both online and in person) as well as 10 years of professional work experience in public relations and strategic public communication.
Posting Number: 21FA0501
Location: College Ave (RU-New Brunswick)
Internal Number: 131719
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