ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF COMMUNICATION ARTS - RHETORIC, POLITICS & CULTURE
JOB NO.: 95887-FA
Work Type: Faculty-Full Time
Department: L&S/COMMUN ARTS/COMM ART
Employment Class: Faculty
Position Vacancy ID: 95887-FA
Working Title: Assistant Professor of Communication Arts - Rhetoric, Politics & Culture
Official Title: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR(C40NN)
Anticipated Begin Date: AUGUST 19, 2019
ACADEMIC (9 months)
Degree and Area of Specialization:
Ph.D. required in Communication or related field.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
Demonstrated potential for excellence in rhetorical scholarship.
License or certificate:
The Department of Communication Arts at the University of Wisconsin-Madison seeks applicants for a tenure-track, assistant professor in Rhetoric, Politics, and Culture to begin in August 2019. Candidates with a Ph.D. in Communication or an affiliated discipline will be considered. The selected applicant's research and teaching will explore critical theories and practices of rhetoric as they illuminate processes of public engagement, identity and difference, and social change. The selected applicant may approach these themes from a diverse range of theoretical and methodological perspectives. The successful applicant will teach courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels--including courses in rhetorical theory and criticism, introduction to communication, and/or argumentation--and develop and maintain a productive research program appropriate to a major public research university. The successful applicant will also perform University and professional service.
Instructions to applicants:
To apply, go to http://jobs.wisc.edu, search for PVL 95887, then click "Apply Now". You will be asked to create a profile and upload the following: a full curriculum vita, a letter detailing interests and capabilities, copies of two publications or other representative writing samples, and the names of three references. The assured consideration date for this position is November 1, 2018 however the position will remain open until filled.
Additional Link: Full Position Details
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