Assistant Professor of Communication @ UC Blue Ash
University of Cincinnati
October 26, 2017
The University of Cincinnati Blue Ash College invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Communication in the Department of English & Communication. UC Blue Ash College is the largest regional college in Ohio, located in Blue Ash, Ohio with an enrollment of approximately 5,100 students. The college has an open admissions policy, and the student population of the college is the most diverse in the University.
UCBA Communication faculty primarily teach Introduction to Public Speaking, Business Communication, and first and second-year communication electives. In addition, Communication faculty regularly teach interdisciplinary courses oriented to professionals as part of our Bachelor's in Applied Administration program. Besides teaching four classes per semester, additional responsibilities include: (1) engaging in professional and scholarly activities, (2) participating in department, college, and university service, and (3) participating in program assessment and review as well as other program development activities. Program teaching needs include: Public Speaking, Business Communication, Persuasion, Advanced Public Speaking, Media Literacy, Organizational Communication and Public Relations. Candidates should indicate related teaching experience in those areas as well as any experience teaching in a distance learning format.
Minimum Qualifications: Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Communication earned by August 15, 2018. Candidates should have at least three (3) years of relevant college teaching experience.
How to Apply: Applicants must apply on-line at jobs.uc.edu and uploading the following documents to their application 1) a cover letter that directly addresses training and experience in teaching communication, working with a diverse population of open admission undergraduates, distance learning, and assessment, 2) a curriculum vita, 3) a list of three professional references (please include contact information), 4) a statement of teaching philosophy, 5) unofficial transcripts (short listed candidates will be required to submit official transcripts), and 6) three letters of recommendation (sent by your professional references) and addressed to Dr. Sue Sipple, English and Communication Department Chair, c/o Amber Kuftic, UC Blue Ash, 9555 Plainfield Road, Blue Ash, OH 45236 or emailed to email@example.com. Review of applications will start January 1, 2018.
Position will remain open until filled.
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