Assistant or Associate Professor

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Posting Number: F001400 Academic Title: Assistant or Associate Professor Rank: Associate Professor, Assistant Professor Administrative Title: Discipline Social Sciences Specialty: Political Communication Contract Type: With Tenure, Tenure Track Required Licenses/Certifications and other Specific Requirements: Criminal History Screening, Education/Degree/Certifications Verification, Social Security Number Trace, and Sex Offender Registry Search Proposed Start Date: 08/01/2019 Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Position Description Summary:

The School of Media and Public Affairs at George Washington University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor position to begin as early as August 2019.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate level, including courses in political communication; conducting a successful program of research; advising students; and performing department and university service.

Minimum Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications: Applicants must have: a Ph.D. in field related to media and public affairs such as political science, communication, sociology or closely related field by date of appointment. Applicants must be able to demonstrate a publication record, professional recognition and leadership, as well as teaching record.

Advertised Salary: Other Benefits: Other Information:

The George Washington University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

The university and department have a strong commitment to achieving diversity among the faculty. We strongly encourage underrepresented groups including women and persons of color to apply.

An internationally recognized center for research and teaching in political and international communication and journalism, The George Washington University’s School of Media and Public Affairs is a dynamic, interdisciplinary program based in the heart of Washington, D.C., where media, public affairs and politics intersect. We offer two undergraduate majors (journalism/mass communication and political communication) as well as an MA degree in media and public affairs focused on strategic political communication. We also offer an MA degree in global communication jointly with the Elliot School of International Affairs. More information on the School can be found at http://smpa.gwu.edu/.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Complete an online faculty application and upload a cover letter, curriculum vita, sample publications (or works in progress), a statement of current and future research interests, a statement of teaching philosophy, and include contact information for three (3) professional references. Review of applications will begin on November 19, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered. Employment offers are contingent on the satisfactory outcome of a standard background screening.

Department Link: https://smpa.gwu.edu Posting Close Date: Open Until Filled: Yes Background Screening Successful Completion of a Background Screening will be required as a condition of hire. EEO Statement:

The university is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that does not unlawfully discriminate in any of its programs or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or on any other basis prohibited by applicable law.

Quick Link http://www.gwu.jobs/postings/56572 Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Statement of Teaching Interest
  4. Statement of Research Interest
  5. Sample Publications
Optional Documents
  1. Course Evaluations or Summaries
  2. List of Publications
Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Will you have a PhD in a field related to media and public, political science, communication, sociology or closed related field by date of appointment?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Will you be able to demonstrate your publication record, professional recognition and leadership, as well as teaching record?
    • Yes
    • No

 

 

 

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Posted: 1/8/2019
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