Lecturer in Strategic Communication

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Elmhurst College invites applications for a lecturer in Communication with a background in strategic communication, public relations, or similar field. Teaching responsibilities include introductory courses such as Introduction to Public Relations, Interpersonal Communication, and Public Speaking as well as upper-level courses such as Event Management and Case Studies in Crisis Communication. Evidence of outstanding teaching or teaching potential is essential. The teaching load is eight courses per year. Candidates should have a commitment to creating an inclusive learning environments for a diverse student body. A masters in strategic communication, public relations or a closely related field is required. Industry experience preferred. 

Elmhurst College is a leading four-year college that seamlessly blends liberal learning and professional preparation to help students reach their full potential. Elmhurst College offers more than 60 undergraduate majors, 17 graduate programs, degree-completion programs for busy adults, and the acclaimed Elmhurst Learning and Success Academy for young adults with developmental disabilities. Elmhurst College is one of the Top 10 Colleges in the Midwest, according to U.S. News & World Report; and U.S. News, Money and Forbes magazines consistently rank Elmhurst as one of the Midwest’s best values in higher education. 

Recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce is a critical component of the College’s mission, vision and core values. Our commitment stems from the belief that an institution of higher learning is enriched by the presence of diversity. Elmhurst College is an EO Employer. Elmhurst College prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, religion, age, creed, ancestry, veteran status, marital status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Elmhurst College is accepting applications at http://elmhurst.simplehire.com/postings/744 only.  Additional information about Elmhurst College may be accessed on our website: http://www.elmhurst.edu . Review of applications will begin April 2 and continue until April 13.

Questions can be directed to Courtney Miller, Professor of Communication, [email protected]




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Posted: 3/14/2018
Application Due: 4/24/2018
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