The University of Indianapolis is seeking applicants for an Assistant or Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, with a start date of August 19, 2019. This is a ten month, tenure track, contract and comes with an expectation of summer teaching. Administrative duties include advising graduate students and developing curricula as well as the promotion, launch, and oversight of the Master’s of Art in Public Relations. Candidate should have experience in public relations and a record of effective pedagogy, as they will be expected to teach twenty-one hours per year at the graduate and undergraduate level. Scholarship and service will also influence the successful candidate’s annual evaluation. Rank will be commensurate with qualifications. Review of applicants will begin in November and continue until the position is filled.
Requirements: Applicants must possess a terminal degree in Communication or a closely related field, at least two years of teaching experience in higher education, and evidence of effective pedagogy. ABD will be considered. Expertise in sports or hospitality & tourism is a plus.
Founded in 1902, the University of Indianapolis is a private, comprehensive, diverse institution of higher education. The university prides itself on its personal attention, small class sizes and faculty-student interaction. Enrolling 5,500 students, our campus of nearly fifty acres is located minutes from downtown Indianapolis.
The University of Indianapolis is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, creed, sex, sexual orientation or identity, marital status, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status. The University of Indianapolis does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admission as required by Title IX.
About University of Indianapolis
Thank you for your interest in the University of Indianapolis! The University is a private, liberal arts university located on 65 acres, just minutes from downtown Indianapolis. With more than 700 faculty and staff, it is a place where you can become part of a close-knit campus community that emphasizes the importance of community partnerships in the future growth of the University.
UIndy’s mission is to prepare its graduates for effective, responsible, and articulate membership in the complex societies in which they live and serve, and for excellence and leadership in their personal and professional lives. The motto of "Education for Service" provides the foundation for our work to better our communities, both near and far.
As University employees, we know the work we do is important to our students and our communities. To accomplish our mission, we welcome talented, civic-minded and diverse individuals from all career levels to help maintain our high standards of excellence and quality. If you want to join our dynamic environment and experience hard work, creativity, and teamwork, we welcome your application!