Assistant/Associate Professor of Communications – Public Relations
Susquehanna University seeks a tenure-track assistant or associate professor with expertise in public relations to join seven colleagues in a broad-based, flourishing undergraduate communications program. Ph.D. preferred; ABD considered. Rank will be determined by credentials and experience. Demonstrated success or evidence of potential to excel in teaching and advising undergraduates essential.
Professional accreditation (APR or ABC) is a plus, but not required. Teaching duties include a variety of public relations courses along with the possibility of some advertising courses and a possible contribution to the general education requirements, such as a first-year writing course. Supervise students in PRSSA lab. Ongoing scholarly and/or creative productivity and institutional service expected.
Electronic submissions preferred. Submit application letter, CV, and current reference letters to firstname.lastname@example.org or
Larry D. Augustine
Head, Department of Communications
514 University Ave., Selinsgrove, PA 17870
Please reference Job Code F13-005
Review of applications will begin on Oct. 11 and will continue until the position is filled.
Founded in 1858, Susquehanna University is a selective, residential, national liberal arts college that prepares undergraduate students for lives of achievement, leadership and service in a diverse and interconnected world. Academic excellence, study away and experiential learning, student-faculty collaboration, and rich opportunities for creative and personal growth are hallmarks of a Susquehanna University education. About 2,200 students come to Susquehanna from 32 states and 15 countries, and more than 90 percent of them find jobs or pursue graduate study within six months of graduation. The university is located in central Pennsylvania, in the picturesque town of Selinsgrove, along the banks of the scenic Susquehanna River and about three hours from major East Coast cultural, financial and recreational centers. Although situated in a quaint town, Susquehanna University lies in the heart of the Susquehanna River Valley, which attracts more than 1.8 million visitors each year. For more information, visit www.susqu.edu. Susquehanna University is committed to creating a more diverse community. The university encourages candidates from historically underrepresented groups to apply. Susquehanna is an EO/AA employer.