Assistant Professor in Public Relations & Strategic Communication

Position ID: 41988
Savannah State University
Journalism & Mass Communication
Mass Communication
Position Description
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Assistant Professor
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Position Information
Working Title Asst. Professor Public Relations &Strategic Communication
Job Summary

A Ph.D. from an accredited university in public relations or communications is required. ABD with completion date evidence will be considered. Professional experience in the public relations field, in an agency, corporate, non-profit, or similar capacity is desired. Active professional involvement in NBPRS, PRSA, APR, or other public relations professional organizations, active involvement in a national academic organization, and record of juried research publications preferred. Candidates with industry leader contacts, ability to expand university-industry partnerships, and recent professional experience also preferred. Background and/or credit check may be required.

Special Information to Applicants

Savannah State University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative-Action Institution committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, genetics, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status. Georgia is an Open Records State. 
Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation.
Your application is not considered complete until all required documents have been uploaded to the appropriate section.

Posting Detail Information
Open Date 01/24/2019
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions Summary

Complete application online;; submit cover letter, vitae, graduate transcript, teaching evaluations, sample course syllabi, and three letters of reference.

Review of applications will begin upon receipt and continue until the position is filled.

Application Procedure: 
Please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to view a complete job description, create an application, and apply for the position.
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CIP Discipline Code: 
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
Strategic Communication
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University System of Georgia
Applicant Clearinghouse
278 Brooks Hall
The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602

Phone: (706) 542-7817
Fax: (706) 542-2822


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Kristopher Stevens, Associate Director

Clare Norins, Assistant Director

Kieran Morrow, Assistant Director

Thomas Brazzle, System Coordinator