Assistant Professor of Corporate Communication
Position posted on: 10-31-2019
Lycoming College invites applications for a full time, tenure-track position in Corporate Communication to begin in the fall of 2020. The successful candidate should be broadly trained and have the experience to teach courses in corporate communication, public relations, and advertising. This professor will later have the opportunity to develop new courses within specific areas of expertise as the major evolves. Candidates should demonstrate a strong promise of effective teaching and the potential for professional development. A strong commitment to teaching undergraduates in a liberal arts and sciences environment is essential.
Candidates must have a graduate degree (Master’s or higher) in public relations, advertising, corporate communication or a similar field and significant advertising and public relations experience. College-level teaching experience is preferred.
Interested applicants should submit the following: curriculum vitae or resume, materials illustrating teaching experience, 250-word statement on why they are interested in teaching Communications in a liberal arts academic environment, names and contact information for three references, and graduate transcripts. Electronic submission of application materials is required (PDF format preferred). Please reference “Assistant Professor of Corporate Communication” in the subject line of the email.
Review of applications will begin on December 2 and continue until the position is filled. Post-offer, pre-employment drug screen conducted.
Founded in 1812, Lycoming College is one of the nation's oldest and most respected residential liberal arts colleges. Lycoming is ranked by Forbes as a Top ROI College and by The Princeton Review as one of The 385 Best Colleges. Lycoming College's strong endowment-per-student and fiscal acumen provide the foundation to support a first-rate undergraduate education. The College is dedicated to providing a high-quality liberal arts and sciences education including more than 100 majors, minors, and concentrations. Our community of scholars collaborate with and mentor our diverse student body of approximately 1,200 active learners, including 35 percent international and domestic students of color, representing over 50 states, territories, and countries. Students compete in 17 NCAA Division III sports, participate in faculty-driven research, thrive in a robust program of internships, and study abroad in more than two dozen countries. Lycoming is located in Williamsport, PA, a city rich in the arts and ideally situated for outdoor recreation. Williamsport is the site of a world-class healthcare system (UPMC Susquehanna), modern manufacturing, federal offices and county seat, energy and natural gas resources, and home to and the birthplace of the Little League World Series. Learn more at www.lycoming.edu.
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