Assistant Professor in Agricultural Communication

Position ID: 38332
Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College
Arts & Sciences
English & Communication
Position Description
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Job Details
Title:  Assistant Professor Agricultural Communication
Department:  English & Comm 1000300
Job Category:  Faculty
Regular/Temporary:  Regular
Open Date:  01/08/2018
Position Summary:

The Department of English and Communication at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College invites applicants for a tenure-track, Assistant Professor position in Agricultural Communication or Communication, beginning August 1, 2018.  The successful candidate will be a specialist in Communication who has experience with or interest in agriculture, agri-business, or ag leadership.

The successful candidate is expected to teach core undergraduate communication courses and, additionally, to develop new upper division courses that support the college’s Agricultural Communication major (e.g. public relations, crisis communication, organizational communication, science/ environmental communication, etc.).  Additional responsibilities include seeking and designing opportunities for student internships in agricultural communication.

The successful candidate will also serve as an academic advisor to students in the department’s Agricultural Communication program, participate in administrative and service activities, and work effectively as a member of a faculty team to continually update and improve the content of the degree programs in the department. We seek a colleague who shares the department’s commitment to serving all our students and who will be a dedicated teacher, active scholar, and effective mentor of Agricultural Communication students. 

Required Qualifications:

 The successful candidate will hold a PhD in Agricultural Communication, Communication, or a closely related field. Evidence of successful teaching at a primarily undergraduate institution and scholarly activity is desired.  This is a 10-month, tenure-track position.

Application Procedure: 
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CIP Discipline Code: 
Agricultural Communication/Journalism
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