|Assistant Professor of Communications|
Company: Mount St. Mary's University
Location: Emmitsburg, MD
Employment Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 10/21/2021
Expire Date: 12/21/2021
Job Categories: Education
Assistant Professor of Communications|
General Position Description
The department seeks an outstanding teacher-scholar who can diversify and complement our tracks and competencies in media literacy, rhetoric and writing, digital/new media, cultural diversity, and communication ethics. Teaching responsibilities will include introductory communication courses and courses in the candidate’s area of specialization. The candidate will have Ph.D. in hand by August 2022, a record of scholarship and teaching in their discipline, and a student-centered philosophy of teaching consistent with a teaching-focused liberal arts college. Candidates with lived experience as part of a traditionally-underrepresented group will be given preference.
For first-round review of applications, we request the following materials:
Statement of Teaching Philosophy (no longer than 2 pages)
Statement of Research Agenda (no longer than 2 pages)
Second-round candidates will be asked to provide additional materials, including a scholarship sample, diversity statement, and letters of recommendation.
Who we are
Mount St. Mary’s University is the second oldest Catholic university in the country. Located in a serene mountain setting in Emmitsburg, Maryland, yet near major metropolitan areas, the Mount is a comprehensive, nationally recognized Catholic university with an enrollment of over 2,000 students and a 13:1 student to faculty ratio.
We seek to build an inclusive faculty that can engage the interests of an increasingly diverse student population. Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. The university has a strong institutional commitment to excellence through diversity in its educational programs and employment practices; we actively seek and welcome applications from candidates with exceptional qualifications, particularly those with demonstrable commitments to a more inclusive society and world.
Successful candidates will share our commitment to the dignity and solidarity of all persons, the value of intercultural understanding, and will be able to articulate how they can contribute to the Mount’s Catholic liberal-arts mission.
Full-time position beginning August 2022
Full benefits and annual, holiday, and sick leave
Competitive salary commensurate to experience
Ways to Apply
Please forward requested documents to: email@example.com.
Applications received by October 30, 2021 will be given full consideration.
Mount St. Mary's University does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, religion, differently abling condition or national origin. Mount St. Mary's hires only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized aliens. EOE
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Mount St. Mary's University is a dynamic, Catholic, liberal arts university with over 2,000 undergraduate and graduate students. As a Catholic university, Mount St. Mary’s graduates ethical leaders who are inspired by a passion for learning and lead lives of significance in service to God and others. The university has a strong institutional commitment to excellence through diversity in its educational programs and employment practices; we actively seek and welcome applications from candidates with exceptional qualifications, particularly those with demonstrable commitments to a more inclusive society and world. EOE