Assistant or Associate Professor in Public Relations
Description: The Department of Communication Studies at Emerson College is seeking a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor in Public Relations. The appointment begins August 23, 2018. Successful candidates must demonstrate sufficient academic qualifications and practice in the field, and must be able to teach a variety of undergraduate and graduate courses in public relations, strategic communication and courses related to their expertise. Candidates with PR experience in sports communication, political communication, public diplomacy and civic engagement on the local and global levels are encouraged to apply.
Emerson College is the nation’s premier private college dedicated exclusively to majors in communication and the arts in a liberal arts context. It is located in the theater district in the dynamic multi-cultural city of Boston in close proximity to major arts institutions, media outlets, and research centers. The College enrolls 3,783 undergraduate students and 641 graduate students from 71 count...ries and 48 states. Emerson College is committed to an active, intentional, and ongoing engagement with diversity – in its people, in the curriculum, and in the College’s intellectual, social, cultural and geographical communities. Our inclusive excellence framework recognizes that institutional excellence comes from fully engaging with diversity in all aspects of institutional activities. Members of historically under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.