Lecturer in Communications
Elmhurst College invites applications for a lecturer in Communication. Candidates should have a commitment to creating inclusive learning environments for a diverse student body. A background in strategic communication, public relations is desirable.
Teaching responsibilities include introductory courses such as Introduction to Public Relations, Interpersonal Communication, Communication in Contexts, and Public Speaking. Upper-level courses may be assigned, depending on candidate’s expertise. Evidence of outstanding teaching or teaching potential is essential. The teaching load is eight courses per year.
A masters in communication, or a closely related field is required.
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.