University of Nebraska-Lincoln, College of Journalism
October 1, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications is accredited by the ACEJMC and offers majors in advertising and public relations, broadcasting, journalism, and sports media and communications. We create a student-centered environment providing hands-on experiences to enhance learning outcomes. Students are successful in national competitions, collaborate on research, and complete internships with recognized companies in leading markets. Based upon their education, experience and Nebraska work ethic, our graduates are employed with recognized industry-leaders across the country.
The college is seeking an assistant professor of practice in public relations to join our award-winning faculty beginning in January 2019. The responsibilities of this position will include teaching 6-8 courses per year, related to public relations, depending on other assigned duties.
Minimum qualifications include a master’s degree and two years’ professional experience in public relations, journalism, marketing, communications or a related field.
Preferred qualifications include a terminal degree; three or more years’ professional experience in journalism, public relations, marketing, communications or a related field; demonstrated excellence in teaching at the college level; and Accreditation in Public Relations (APR).
We invite applications from qualified candidates who share our vision of excellence. Review of applications will begin October 29, 2018 and continue until position is filled or search is closed. To be considered for this position, go to http://employment.unl.edu, requisition F_180162. Click “Apply to this job” and complete the information form. Attach (1) a letter of interest; (2) a detailed curriculum vita that includes information on education, experience and qualifications; and (3) a list of three references with complete contact information.
As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.
Internal Number: F_180162
About University of Nebraska-Lincoln, College of Journalism
Our mission is to graduate highly competent professionals who have acquired communication and critical thinking skills appropriate to journalism and to advertising and public relations. We hold true to the core principles of journalism and mass communication education and as leaders of the digital communications environment. Our mission is grounded in the First Amendment of the Constitution, which gives us a unique responsibility to serve the needs of a diverse society. Through excellence in teaching and research, we educate ethical, socially responsible, well-rounded and fair-minded graduates who will carry those traits into the real world.