Teaching Assistant Professor

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Position Type: Permanent Faculty

Department: Communication - 311400

Appointment Type: Fixed Term Faculty

Vacancy ID: FAC0002359

Position Summary: The Teaching Assistant Professor position in the Department of Communication will be a permanent, fixed term appointment beginning July 1, 2018. Responsibilities will include teaching a 3 -3 load of primarily introductory undergraduate courses in Media and Technology Studies. The candidate may also be asked to teach other courses, including first-year seminars of their own design that support the department's instructional needs. Descriptions of the department's courses may be found at: http://www.catalog.unc.edu/undergraduate/departments/communication/. The department is committed to critical studies, the integration of practice and theory, and a broad range of communication studies. Salary up to $55,000, depending on experience.

Application Deadline: 04/23/2018

Education Requirements: Ph.D. in Communication Studies or a closely-related discipline.

Qualification and Experience: The successful candidate should have a record of excellence in teaching, and demonstrated excellence teaching introductory undergraduate courses is strongly preferred. The candidate should be prepared to teach three courses beginning in the 2018 Fall semester. Classes begin on Tuesday, August 21st.

Equal Opportunity Employer: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

Department Contact Name and Title: Michael Palm, Associate Professor

Department Contact Telephone Number or Email: [email protected]

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Posted: 4/10/2018
Application Due: 4/23/2018
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