Aurora University is looking to build a pool of qualified part-time faculty to teach a variety of courses. The ideal candidate is able to teach across the curriculum, contributing to the department’s mission to develop critical and ethical communicators able to create, analyze, and manage messages in a variety of media. We have need of candidates able to teach in any of the following areas: professional/business communication, media writing, interpersonal/intercultural communication, critical media studies, multimedia production, and public relations/advertising. Courses are offered at the Aurora campus and AU online (traditional and degree completion programs).
Professional/Business Communication (undergraduate - Freshmen/Sophomore level)
Interpersonal/Group Communication (undergraduate - Freshmen/Sophomore level)
Intercultural Communication (undergraduate - Junior level)
Writing for Media and Public Relations (undergraduate – Freshmen/Sophomore level)
Persuasion (undergraduate - Junior level)
Public Relations and Advertising (undergraduate – Freshmen/Sophomore)
Public Relations Writing & Production (undergraduate – Junior level)
Critical Analysis of Film and Television (undergraduate – Freshmen/Sophomore level)
Popular Culture Studies (undergraduate - Junior level)
Visual Communication (undergraduate – Freshmen/Sophomore level)
Digital Design & Production (undergraduate – Sophomore/Junior level)
Candidates must have a completed master's degree in communication or related field with preference given to candidates with industry experience.
Aurora University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to becoming a model university of the 21st century. Toward this effort we are determined to have a faculty, staff, and student body reflecting the cultural demographics of the greater Chicago area.
Aurora University is a private institution of higher learning in Chicago's western suburbs, offering bachelor's, master's and doctoral degree programs to more than 4,900 students annually. Our community is focused on helping students to discover what matters and then build their life around it. In addition to the main campus and the Orchard Center in Aurora, Illinois, AU offers programs online, at... George Williams College in Williams Bay, Wisconsin, and at the Woodstock Center in downtown Woodstock, Illinois. Aurora University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.