Faculty, Assistant Professor, Public Relations

Utah Valley University in Utah

Date Posted July 9, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time
Under the direction of the Dean of the College of HSS and the Communication Department Chair, teaches a full load of courses (4/4) in the Department of Communication. Prepares instructional materials (course outlines, syllabi, exams, etc.) as necessary. Maintains student-centered approach to education. Provides service to the college and University and conducts research relative to improving pedagogy or to advance knowledge in discipline. Pursues and develops strong ties with academic associations and professional PR/Media organizations and businesses in the state, region and nation.

Job Requirements

Graduation with a doctorate from an accredited institution or the highest degree appropriate in the field of specialization with a demonstrated record of achievement in teaching, academic research, and service. Normally will have produced creative work, professional writing or research in refereed and other professional journals. Must have experience assessing student learning capabilities and learning styles and understand how to develop curriculum of assigned courses.

Utah Valley University (UVU) is a student-centered teaching institution dedicated to building communities of engaged learners. Being part of something greater, serving a larger mission of discovery and student engaged learning — that's the heart of what drives people to work at UVU. In some way, great or small, every person here helps to advance the Unique Mission of our institution. Our goal in Human Resources is to ensure that the University is an Employer of Choice and as such we are committed to continuous improvement, and to an employee population that represents the diverse communities in which we operate.

UVU is located in Orem, Utah with satellite campuses in the north and south ends of Utah County, Wasatch County, and the Provo Airport. At UVU, benefit eligible employees enjoy: waived undergraduate resident tuition for themselves and dependents; employer paid retirement program; competitive medical and dental insurance; life insurance; 12 paid holidays per year; a generous leave policy; and discounts for university events and local businesses. Visit http://www.uvu.edu/hr/benefits/index.htmlfor more benefits information.


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Utah Valley University is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity/ Equal Access Employer.

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