Working Title: Assistant Professor of Marketing Communications
Appointment Type: Faculty
The assistant professor of marketing communications will help grow the departments innovative undergraduate interdisciplinary major. Evidence of successful workplace experience in digital marketing communications or related areas, as well as expertise in marketing communications theory and practice and teaching experience at the college level is needed. This is a full-time, probationary tenure track position.
This position will focus on instructing courses in traditional areas of marketing communications including, but not limited to:
Senior Seminar, a course that prepares graduating seniors for entry into the marketing
Other courses based on the individual's area of study or specialty
Instruction should be approached from an application-based perspective that combines Marketing Communications' foundations and principles with current and historically topical events, campaigns, and issues. Global, ethical, and diversity-based subject matter should be included within the courses. In addition, creation of new courses that fit personal interests and align with the department's vision.
Salary Range: Low to mid $50's
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Master's degree in marketing communications, marketing, or related field
At least two years of professional work in marketing, public relations, advertising, social media marketing or related field.
A demonstrable record of at least two years of successful college-level teaching. May include courses taught while in graduate school.
Experience in teaching the specific courses listed above
Experience teaching undergraduates at the college/university level in an online environment
Evidence of scholarly activity
Ph.D. in marketing communications, marketing, communication studies, or related field
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Applicants are required to apply online. UWRF will not consider paper, emailed or faxed applications. Applicants are required to provide:
Letter of interest specifying qualifications and experience (cover letter)
Names, addresses and telephone numbers of at least three references who can specifically comment upon your experience and professional preparation (references)