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Assistant Professor of Practice

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Click on "Apply to this job" and complete the form. Attach a letter of application outlining teaching philosophy and interests; a detailed curriculum vitae or resume that includes information on education, experience, qualifications, and, if applicable, publications, awards and teaching experience; names and contact information for three references; and a teaching portfolio or samples of applicable work (as Other Document).

Position Information

Position Information

Working Title Assistant Professor of Practice
Department/College/Unit College of Journalism & Mass Comm-0908
Requisition Number F_170066
Posting Open Date 07/07/2017
Application Review Date:
(To insure consideration, please submit all application materials before review date)
08/14/2017
Posting Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Description of Work

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications seeks an assistant professor of practice, depending on academic and professional credentials, in advertising and public relations starting January 2018. The responsibilities of this position will include teaching 6-8 courses per year, depending on other assigned duties, at the undergraduate and graduate level, including introductory and capstone courses. In addition, a successful candidate will contribute to curriculum development, assessment activities, service to the profession, and actively mentor students.

Minimum Required Qualifications

Minimum qualifications include a bachelor’s degree in advertising, public relations, communications, marketing or a related field, five or more years of relevant professional experience in advertising, public relations, communications or a related field and teaching experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred qualifications include a master’s degree in advertising, public relations, communications, marketing or a related field, ten or more years of relevant leadership experience in advertising, public relations, communications, marketing or a related field and demonstrated commitment and excellence in teaching at the college level.

Pre-Placement Driving Record Review Required
Criminal History Background Check Required No
Posted Salary
How to Apply

Click on “Apply to this job” and complete the form. Attach a letter of application outlining teaching philosophy and interests; a detailed curriculum vitae or resume that includes information on education, experience, qualifications, and, if applicable, publications, awards and teaching experience; names and contact information for three references; and a teaching portfolio or samples of applicable work (as Other Document).

For questions or accommodations related to this position contact

Frauke Hachtmann
(402) 472 – 9848
fhachtamnn1@unl.edu

Job Category
Job Category (old) Faculty Non-Tenure Leading
Job Type 9 Month
Position funded by grant or other form of temporary funding? No
If Temporary, indicate end date
Planned Hire Date January 2, 2018
Appointment End Date

Supplemental Questions

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Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Letter of Interest
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. List of References
  4. Other Document
Optional Documents