University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill — Teaching Assistant Professor in Public Relations

Teaching Assistant Professor in Public Relations
Hussman School of Journalism and Media
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

The Hussman School of Journalism and Media at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is looking for an accomplished professional in public relations. The competitive candidate will have general experience in the entire field but show particular ability in teaching public relations writing.

Advertising – Public Relations is the largest area-of-study in the Hussman school. The candidate will join a faculty where top professionals work in genuine harmony with a group of accomplished academic faculty. The combination has made UNC one of the top programs in the country in Advertising and Public Relations
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The selected candidate will teach six (6) semester-long courses per academic year (3 in fall, 3 in spring) and will help to expand our course offerings as needed. Specifically, the successful candidate will contribute to the school’s continued excellence in writing by teaching two introductory public relations writing classes each semester. The candidate will also teach one class per semester from the school’s advertising-public relations curriculum, relevant to their area(s) of expertise. We ask that applicants review the school’s advertising-public relations curriculum (http://hussman.unc.edu/ug/major/MEJOand https://catalog.unc.edu/courses/mejo/ and indicate in their cover letter which courses they believe they would be qualified to teach.

The successful candidate will also serve on school and university committees as well as take part in the life of the school. Besides helping with the variety of service requirements to keep the school successfully moving forward, the candidate will be expected to mentor undergraduate and master’s students and provide them with networking opportunities.

For additional information and to apply, please visit https://unc.peopleadmin.com/postings/233543.

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

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