The Department of Mass Communication, Advertising and Public Relations at Boston University seeks to hire a Tenure-Track Assistant Professor whose research advances communication theory with specialization in marketing communication research, including media analytics and media management.
This Tenure-Track Assistant Professor will be a Research Fellow in the university's Communication Research Center, which is the College of Communication's research lab. Candidates for this position should have the capacity to teach a variety of undergraduate and graduate courses in BU' s Media Science and Marketing Communication Research programs, including classes in research methods, media analytics and media management.
Established in 1947, the College of Communication (COM) at Boston University is a large college with three departments: Mass Communication, Advertising and Public Relations; Journalism, and Film & Television. COM's student population exceeds 2,200 in its B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. programs. COM integrates a strong liberal arts core with a focus on preparing students for careers as communication professionals. The faculty represents a blend of award-winning scholars and award-winning practitioners.
Located in the "hub of education" and a major media market, Boston University's College of Communication offers prospective faculty members a wealth of opportunities for collaborative efforts in academic and professional spheres.
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Interested applicants should provide a curriculum vitae, a letter of interest and the names, professional titles and email addresses of three references.
Review of applications will begin October 1, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Applications may be send by surface mail or, preferably, by email (as a PDF) document to:
Department of Mass Communication, Advertising and Public Relations
College of Communication
640 Commonwealth A venue
Boston, MA 02215
This position is subject to budgetary approval by the Provost.
Candidates should have a Ph.D. degree in communication or a related field, as well as an active program of social science research and the potential to develop a national or international reputation as a scholar.
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
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