Posting Date: October 25, 2018
Closing Date: Open until filled
The Department of Communication at William Paterson University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor with a specialization in Public Relations to begin September 1, 2019.
William Paterson University is the third most diverse public university in New Jersey. As a longstanding member of the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU), we have been designated by the US Department of Education as a Hispanic-Serving Institution. The University offers more than 250 undergraduate and graduate academic programs that range from liberal arts and sciences to pre-professional and professional programs; it enrolls nearly 10,000 students from across the country and from over 40 nations. The University is situated on a beautiful, 370-acre suburban campus in Wayne, New Jersey, just twenty miles west of New York City.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Principal responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Teaching classes in Public Relations including: public relations writing, case studies, campaigns, digital and social media communication and other courses in the core curriculum at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Opportunities exist for new course development and special topics offerings at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
The successful candidate is expected to maintain an active peer-reviewed creative and/or research agenda; participate in the life of the university contributing to curriculum development; serve on committees; advise students; and attend University and College functions.
A minimum of two years of teaching experience at the college level preferred.
Invitation to apply:
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Interested candidates will be prompted to:
Complete an application
Submit a cover letter and resume
Provide names/contacts of three professional references
Review of applications will commence immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Submission of all documents listed above is required for consideration.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org should you have any general questions related to this search.
The Clery Act (The Jean Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime
Statistic Act) requires all institutions of higher learning to make available to
prospective employees our agency's Annual Security Report. A copy of this information
is available on the University Police Department website at the
Clery Act page.
A paper copy of this report can be obtained at the University Police Department upon request.
William Paterson University is an equal opportunity employer
that actively values and supports diversity among faculty, staff and students.
Women, minorities, and members of under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.
William Paterson University
300 Pompton Rd
Wayne, New Jersey 07470