Assistant Professor of Communications

Orange City, Sioux County
Mar 18, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE (Iowa) invites applications for a tenure-track position in a growing communications program beginning August 2014. We seek a communications generalist with expertise in journalism and/or public relations and the ability to teach courses in media law, journalism, advertising, converged media platforms, social and emerging media, mass media and society, as well as new courses. The successful candidate will also be responsible for advising the student newspaper and journalism practicum, internship supervision, and advising and recruiting students. Preferred qualifications include a PhD or MA in communication or a related field, professional experience, and a demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and college service. Affiliated with the Reformed Church in America, Northwestern College seeks candidates with an authentic Christian faith who will support the college’s mission, Reformed and evangelical identity, and commitment to Christian liberal arts as expressed in our Vision for Learning. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. To apply go to: In addition, send a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy and the names and email addresses of three references to: EOE/AA