University of Colorado - College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
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The Department of Communication is accepting applications for lecturers to teach various types of strategic communication courses at both the lower- and upper-division level (and online and in-person) including courses in introductory and advanced strategic communication, new media production and management, social media for social change, advertising, crisis communication, message design, and others. Qualified applicants will have demonstrated experience with strategic communication practice and instruction, including (but not limited to) the following areas and technologies:
Marketing Automation - e.g., Marketo, Eloqua, and Braze
Marketing Analytics - e.g., Hubspot, Google Analytics, Facebook Audience Insights
Public Relations and Communications - e.g., Cision, Constant Contact
CRM and Email Campaigns - e.g., Salesforce and Sendgrid
Social Media - e.g., Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Hootsuite
Related Topics - e.g., SEO/SEM (e.g., Google AdWords), Digital Content Management Systems (e.g., SharePoint, WordPress, HTML) and surveys (e.g., Qualtrics and SurveyMonkey)
The person selected for this position will teach up to two courses a semester.
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Candidate must have an MA in Communication or a related field.
Special Instructions to Applicants:To succeed in today's communication-oriented careers, students must be familiar with a variety of digital tools and platforms for research, messaging, communication management, and evaluation. More than mere how-to tutorials, academic courses must integrate communication theories and digital tools to address actual organizational and social exigencies. The Department of Communication routinely seeks lecturers for various types of strategic communication courses at both the lower- and upper-division level (and online and in-person) including courses in introductory and advanced strategic communication, new media production and management, social media for social change, advertising, crisis communication, message design, and others.
Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References
Application Materials Instructions:
Applications are accepted electronically at CU Careers, refer to requisition ID: 13524
When applying, applicants must include:
- A letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications
- A current Resume/CV
- The names, addresses, daytime telephone numbers and e-mail addresses for three professional references, either attached to your resume/CV or uploaded as a separate document
Please do not submit any of your application material (via email) to the job posting contact.
Job Category: Faculty
Primary Location: Denver
Department: D0001 -- Denver Campus - 30095 - CLAS-Communication
Posting Date: May 8, 2018
Closing Date: Ongoing
Posting Contact Name: Michelle Medal
Posting Contact Email: [email protected]
Position Number: 00618249