Northern Kentucky University is seeking applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Communication Studies to begin August 2012. Successful candidates will be teacher-scholars in Communication, equipped to teach Culture and Communication and several of the following courses: Interpersonal, Small Group, Organizational, Persuasion, Argumentation, Advanced Public Speaking, Theories, Research Methods, and the basic course. Candidates will also develop and teach courses in their specialties. Candidates are required to have a Ph.D. in Communication, and they should show a commitment to undergraduate and graduate education by demonstrating effectiveness in teaching, scholarship, and service. An expectation of online teaching will also be a continuing component of this position.
Please e-mail a letter of application, vita, copies of recent teaching evaluations (qualitative and quantitative data), and three letters of reference by December 5, 2011. Correspondence should be directed to Dr. Andrea Lambert South, Search Committee Chair, Department of Communication, College of Informatics, Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY 41099; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Housed in a stunning new facility with state-of-the-art technology and equipment, an advanced research lab, and the region’s first digitorium, the NKU Communication faculty use innovative learning-teaching spaces for top-notch research and production. Northern Kentucky University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and seeks the candidacy of women and minorities. NKU, located eight miles south of Cincinnati, is a metropolitan university that values a commitment to multiculturalism, an interest in civic engagement, and learner-centeredness. For more information, visit our web site at http://www.nku.edu/.