Lecturer/Assistant Professor position available at UT-Martin

The Department of Communications at The University of Tennessee at Martin has an opening for a lecturer or tenure-track assistant professor to teach Public Relations and additional courses, beginning Aug. 1, 2016. A master’s degree in public relations, strategic communication, mass communication with an emphasis in public relations, communication with an emphasis in public relations studies, or related field is required.

A minimum of 18 graduate hours in speech communication or communication studies is required. A Ph.D. is required for assistant professor rank. An ABD is required for instructor rank.

The person holding this position will teach Public Relations primarily and/or Public Speaking courses. Salary is negotiable.

Interested persons should apply online at http://www.utm.edu/departments/personnel/employment.php and attached a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching and research philosophy, name and contact information for three references and copies of transcripts. Any questions may be submitted to Dr. Richard Robinson at rrobins@utm.edu. Deadline for applications is January 15, 2016. The department will begin a review of applications on January 19, 2016 and the search will continue until the position is filled.


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