Lecturer in Creative Development

UGA/Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication in Georgia

Date Posted June 23, 2014
Type Non tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

The Grady College of The University of Georgia invites applications for a full-time position to begin August 15, 2014.


Academic Rank/Salary

Lecturer. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.



The individual hired for this position will have instructional responsibilities for courses in advertising and public relations, such as creative development, message strategy and graphic communication. Applicants must be able to instruct students on Apple computers using Adobe Creative Cloud applications. Candidates should demonstrate a command of concept development, typography, and image creation and use. Digital interactive design and execution experience is highly desirable. As with all faculty in the Department, the hired individual will have some service responsibilities.



Masters degree or MFA degree required, Ph.D. preferred. Professional experience and/or university teaching experience is highly desirable. Enthusiasm for working with undergraduates is a must.


Application Deadline

Screening of applications will begin July 21, 2014, and will continue until the position is filled.


To Apply

Submit a cover letter, names and contact information for three references, and a resume or curriculum vitae. Package these into a single PDF document with a file name that starts with your last name, and attach to an email message. In the body of the email message, include a URL to a portfolio of representative creative work and/or work done by students in classes taught.


Send message with attachment to the search committee at: adprdept@uga.edu. Youll receive an email confirmation that your materials have been received.


More about the Grady College and the University of Georgia

Learn more about the Department of Advertising and Public Relations and the Grady College at www.grady.uga.edu.  The University of Georgia (www.uga.edu) is the nations first chartered state-supported university. It is a land/sea grant institution located 70 miles from Atlanta in close proximity to major media outlets. Athens is consistently named one of the best college towns in the United States and is known for its many recreational and cultural opportunities, its music scene and college athletics (www.visitathensga.com).




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, disability, or protected veteran status.