Associate Professor of the Practice of Crisis Communication
Boston University in Massachusetts
|Deadline||October 17, 2014|
|Date Posted||August 15, 2014|
|Type||Non tenure track|
|Salary||Commensurate with experience|
The Department of Mass Communication at Boston Universitys College of Communication is seeking an Associate Professor of the Practice in the area of crisis communication.
Candidates are sought with expertise and executive level experience in the management of crises, either from a corporate, institutional, government, or agency perspective. Candidates with expertise crossing these areas would be especially suitable. Candidates should demonstrate an ability to teach undergraduates and graduates, and an ability to represent the College in the academic Public Relations community.
The College of Communication at Boston University is a national leader in instruction and research in the communication arts and sciences. Our programs in mass communication train students for fields such as advertising, public relations and other strategic communication fields. Duties include teaching three courses per semester, in crisis communication and in other areas such as media relations.
The ideal candidate will also have an advanced degree in Communication or a related field.
Applicants should submit a CV, the names and contact information for three references, and a letter that includes a personal statement on teaching and research philosophy.
Deadline for applications is October 17, 2014
Materials should be sent to:
Maureen A. Mahoney
Assistant Dean, Administration & Finance
College of Communication
640 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215
Electronic applications may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Questions may be directed to Professor T. Barton Carter at email@example.com or 617-353-3482. All inquiries will be kept confidential.
Boston University is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contactor.