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[ecrea] Position Assistant Professor Social Media and Mass Comm

Wed Feb 22 21:34:24 GMT 2017

*Assistant Professor*

*Mass Communication & Social Media*

*Department of Communication & Creative Arts*

*Purdue University Northwest*



The Department of Communication and Creative Arts, in the College of Humanities, Education, and Social Sciences, Purdue University Northwest (PNW) seeks applicants for an academic year Tenure-Track Assistant Professor position in Mass Communication and Social Media, beginning Fall 2017. The primary appointment will be at the PNW Hammond campus with expectations to teach at the PNW Westville campus on an as needed basis. Opportunities are available to collaborate in research, teaching, and engagement with faculty members across all colleges on both campuses.


  * Ph. D. in Mass Communication, or related discipline, required.
  * A minimum of two years of teaching media-related courses at college
    level required.
  * An articulated research agenda required.
  * Proficiency in written and oral English, the language of
    instruction, required.


  * Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in mass communication,
    social media, media theory, media research, new media, and other
    courses as needed. __
  * Conduct scholarly research and/or creative activity in communication.__
  * Actively participate in department and university committee work and
    professional service.__
  * Frequent and extensive use of technology, including social media.
  * Collaborate with diverse faculty and staff.__


The Department of Communication & Creative Arts has 400 undergraduate majors and 40 graduate students in its M.A. program. We are inclusive of individuals with a wide range of cultural, personal, and professional backgrounds, talents, and skills. /The Department welcomes critical approaches to media studies and scholars attentive to the public interest and cultural diversity./


PNW is part of the internationally-respected Purdue University system and the fifth-largest university in Indiana. PNW has an enrollment of over 15,000 students and offers more than 70 undergraduate and graduate programs of study on two campuses in Hammond and Westville, Indiana.


  Commensurate with experience and qualifications.


To ensure full consideration, submit electronically, via e-mail, a _single_ multi-page PDF document that includes the following materials: (1) letter of application; (2) curriculum vitae; (3) statement of teaching philosophy; (4) current research agenda; and (5) and names and contact information for three references by March 27, 2017.

Dr. Lee Artz, Professor, Media Studies

Chair, Faculty Search Committee

Communication & Creative Arts

Purdue University Northwest

2200 169^th  Street

Hammond, IN 46323-2094

Professional references will be verified prior to any offer of employment. Employment is contingent upon completion of successful background check. Purdue University Northwest is an EEO/AA employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Purdue University Northwest offers benefits to same-sex and different sex domestic partners. For more information, <>

The initial review of applications will begin March 27, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.

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