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Assistant Professor (Communications)

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

All required documents listed below are required to be attached to your application prior to the Close Date indicated above. Please contact the Office of Human Resources on or before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or jobs@pvamu.edu should you need assistance with the online application process. No further applicant documents will be accepted once the job posting has closed. To be considered, even if you are a current or former employee, or current or former student of PVAMU, all required documents must be attached at the time your online application is submitted.

Position Details

Classification Information

FLSA Exempt
Min Salary or Wage N/A
Mid Salary or Wage N/A
Required Education

Ph.D. in Communication

Required Experience

Three years or more teaching experience at the college or university level

Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

N/A

Required Certification(s)/Licensure(s)

N/A

Department Information

Department Name Languages & Communication
Department Location Hillard Hall

Position Information

Posting Title Assistant Professor (Communications)
Tenure-Status Tenure-Track
Preferred Education

Ph.D. in Communication or related field

Preferred Experience Requirements

Three or more years of prior teaching experience at the college level

Preferred Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

NA

Preferred Licenses/Certifications

NA

Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number F00103JP
Posting Summary

Prairie View A&M University and the Marvin D. and June Samuel Brailsford College of Arts and Sciences invite applications for the position of Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching Mass Communication courses, such as digital media, public relations & advertising, radio, and/or journalism. Primary duties include, but are not limited to, actively engaging in research, advising students, mentoring, and participating in departmental, college, and university meetings and activities; teaching four sections of communication courses as assigned each semester and engaging in curriculum development; engaging in scholarly or creative activities aimed at publication, grant proposal writing, and paper presentations at professional conferences; taking on committee assignments at all levels of the University; and provide services to the community and the profession.

Posting Type OPEN TO ALL APPLICANTS
Number of Vacancies
Open Date 03/13/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicant

All required documents listed below are required to be attached to your application prior to the Close Date indicated above.

Please contact the Office of Human Resources on or before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or jobs@pvamu.edu should you need assistance with the online application process. No further applicant documents will be accepted once the job posting has closed.

To be considered, even if you are a current or former employee, or current or former student of PVAMU, all required documents must be attached at the time your online application is submitted.

Special Requirements

The appointment date for this position will be for September 1, 2017 or after.

Background Check Required Yes
Advertising Summary

1) higheredjobs.com
2) Chronicle of Higher Education, online only

Posting Text Approved by Research Compliance

NA

Supplemental Questions for Posting

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Ph.D. in Communication?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How much related experience do you have teaching at the college or university level?
    • None
    • Less than 3 years
    • 3 years
    • 3 + years
  3. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Public Job Posting
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Agency Referral
    • Advertisement/Publication
    • Personal Referral
    • Website
    • Other
  4. * Please indicate the media/advertising location where you heard about this employment opportunity.

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Resume
Optional Documents