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The Department of Communication at Eastern Kentucky University is seeking to fill a tenure-track faculty position in public relations beginning August 2013. Rank (Professor, Associate Professor, Assistant Professor) will depend on successful candidate's qualifications. The successful candidate will teach a four-three course load in the public relations area and will join a dynamic faculty committed to an innovative undergraduate degree program. We seek individuals with a strong commitment to excellence in teaching, ongoing academic research and visionary program building.
Dr. Elizabeth K. Hansen, Chair, Department of Communication, Eastern Kentucky University, 521 Lancas
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A Ph.D., in a relevant field, is required from a regionally accredited or internationally recognized institution. ABD may be considered.
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Candidates should have considerable professional experience in public relations practice and research, strong ties to the professional community, and demonstrated teaching ability in a variety of public relations, communication and related courses. Candidates must also display a consistent and strong record of scholarship in public relations or a related field commensurate with appointment rank.
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NOTE: Please submit a copy of a recent professional/academic article within the "Additional Space Reserved for Attaching Documents" when attaching application components. Official copies of transcripts are required for hire. (Unofficial copies of transcripts are acceptable for initial review). Please attempt to attach a copy of your transcripts to this requisition. If you cannot attach your transcripts, please e-mail a copy to email@example.com or mail them to: Dr. Elizabeth Hansen Eastern Kentucky University Combs 317 521 Lancaster, Ave Richmond, KY 40475
Documents you may attach when applying for this position:
Additional Space Reserved for Attaching Documents 1 Additional Space Reserved for Attaching Documents 2 Copies of Unofficial Transcripts
Documents you must attach when applying for this position:
Cover Letter Vita Additional Space Reserved for Attaching Documents 1 Additional Space Reserved for Attaching Documents 2 Contact Information for at least 3 Professional References Evidence of Teaching Effectiveness Statement of Research Interests
The EKU public relations program is certified by the Public Relations Society of America. Review of applications will begin Feb. 1 and will continue until position is filled.
Offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory background check and educational credential verification.
Eastern Kentucky University is an EEO/AA institution that values diversity in its faculty, staff, and student body. In keeping with this commitment, the University welcomes applications from diverse candidates and candidates who support diversity. For more information, please visit our Equal Opportunity Office .
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