Eastern Michigan U: Intercultural/Interracial Communication (USA)

“JobAssistant Professor in Intercultural and Interracial Communication, School of Communication, Media, and Theatre Arts, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI. Deadline: January 1, 2020.

The School of Communication, Media, and Theatre Arts at Eastern Michigan University is seeking candidates for a tenure-track assistant professor specializing in intercultural and interracial communication. The successful candidate will bring strong teaching and scholarly expertise in intercultural and interracial communication, and join a faculty committed to advocacy and social justice through the scholarship and pedagogy of effective communication in a variety of social, personal, and professional settings. In addition to teaching undergraduate intercultural and interracial communication courses, the appointment may also include teaching and developing undergraduate and graduate courses related to the candidate’s qualifications. The successful candidate will also be expected to engage in relevant scholarly work as well as department, university, and other professional service.

Eastern Michigan University job ad: Intercultura/Interracial Communication

Asst. Professor of Intercultural and Interracial Communication
Eastern Michigan University

The Department of Communication, Media, and Theatre Arts at Eastern Michigan University is seeking candidates for a tenure-track assistant professor specializing in intercultural and interracial communication.

The successful candidate will bring strong teaching and scholarly expertise in intercultural and interracial communication, and join a faculty committed to social justice through the scholarship and pedagogy of effective communication in a variety of social, personal, and professional settings.  In addition to teaching undergraduate intercultural and interracial communication courses, the appointment may also include teaching and developing undergraduate and graduate courses related to the candidate’s qualifications.

The successful candidate will also be expected to engage in relevant scholarly work as well as department, university, and other professional service.  Review of applications will begin December 1, 2015 and continue until the position is filled.

Complete applications should be submitted online and will include a letter of interest addressing qualifications and ability to fulfill the responsibilities, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references.  Minimum qualifications: PhD in communication with concentration in intercultural/interracial communication and two years of teaching experience.

ABDs will be considered but candidates are required to complete their doctoral degree by the time of hire.

Questions about this posting may be directed to Dr. Donald Ritzenhein.

EMU is located in Ypsilanti, Michigan, seven miles east of Ann Arbor. Eastern Michigan University is nationally recognized for its diverse student body and serves many multicultural communities in southeast Michigan.  In addition, EMU is adjacent to several cultural museums including: Arab American National Museum, Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, Holocaust Memorial Center, and the Polish Art Center.