Purdue University — Lecturer in Managerial Communication

Lecturer in Managerial Communication
Krannert School of Management
West Lafayette, Indiana

The Krannert School of Management at Purdue University invites applications for the position of  Lecturer in Managerial Communication, a full-time, academic year, renewable appointment, beginning in August 2022. The Managerial Communication Lecturer will teach 24 contact hours of primarily graduate courses in managerial communication (some of which may be online) and the potential of some undergraduate courses; teaching responsibilities include graduate sections on presentational skills, data visualization, persuasion, business writing, and other managerial communication courses. The Managerial Communication Lecturer may also have the opportunity to offer special courses in their primary area of study.

A Ph.D. in Communication or related field is preferred, a Master’s Degree in Communication or a related field is required for this position. A successful candidate will have a demonstrated record of teaching experience, a passion for mentoring students, and the ability to teach a diverse student population. Candidates who also have industry experience in Communication or Business are strongly encouraged to apply.

Purdue University’s School of Management is committed to advancing diversity in all areas of faculty effort including scholarship, instruction, and engagement. Candidates should address at least one of these areas in a separate Diversity and Inclusion Statement, indicating their past experiences, current interests or activities, and/or future goals to promote a climate that values diversity and inclusion. 

The Application Process:
Screening of applications will begin January 10th and will continue until the position is filled. A background check will be required for employment in this position. A complete application includes a letter of application, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness, a statement about teaching philosophy and practice, a diversity statement, and names for three references. Please apply online at

Questions regarding the position should be directed to Dr. Kasie Roberson, Search Committee Chair at roberso7@purdue.edu. Questions about the application process and portal please contact Lori Wolf at llwolf@purdue.edu.

For a complete list of benefits, please visit our website at https://www.purdue.edu/hr/Benefits/

Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.