University of Georgia/Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication
September 26, 2018
Full Time - Entry Level
Faculty Position in Public Relations
The Department of Advertising and Public Relations of the Grady College at the University of Georgia seeks applications for a tenure-track position in public relations to begin July 2019.
Academic Rank/Salary Assistant Professor. Appointment and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Responsibilities Candidates must have a teaching and research concentration in public relations. A successful candidate must have a thorough grounding in theory and research, and the capability to teach a range of undergraduate and graduate courses across our curriculum. The ability to create experiential learning opportunities and develop online courses is a plus. A minimum of 3-5 years industry experience is preferred.
Application Deadline Screening of applications will begin September 24, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a letter of application, a curriculum vita, and the names, addresses and phone numbers of three references to: http://www.ugajobsearch.com/postings/28088. Applicants should direct questions to Dr. Carolina Acosta-Alzuru, Public Relations Search Committee Chair, at email@example.com.
Learn more about the Grady College and the Department of Advertising and Public Relations, a top ranked program and home of the nation’s largest PRSSA chapter, at www.grady.uga.edu. Georgia is well known for its quality of life, and for outdoors, urban, cultural and arts activities (http://www.exploregeorgia.org/). Athens, the home of UGA, is consistently rated as one the nation’s best college towns and a vibrant, diverse place to live (www.visitathensga.com). The University of Georgia (www.uga.edu) is a land grant/sea institution located 70 miles northeast of Atlanta, in close proximity to major media outlets, global agencies, national and international government and nonprofit organizations, Fortune 500 companies, and the world’s busiest international airport.
The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR (firstname.lastname@example.org). Please do not contact the department or search committee with such requests.
Qualifications Ph.D. in public relations, mass communication, communication or related field is required. Sustained evidence or strong promise of research productivity and ability to mentor and direct a diverse group of graduate students required.
About University of Georgia/Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication
UNIVERSITY OF GEORGIA
GRADY COLLEGE OF JOURNALISM AND MASS COMMUNICATION