Division/College: College of Arts, Media and Design
FT/PT: Full Time
The Communication Studies Department at Northeastern University seeks an established scholar whose research and teaching focus on cultures, discourses, and practices of communication with an emphasis on race, equity, and inclusion. We encourage applicants whose work complements and extends the interests of our department, which include argumentation and rhetoric; digital communication; health, interpersonal, and organizational communication; political communication and public advocacy; language & social interaction; and media production and entertainment. We invite applicants who contribute to the excellence and diversity mission of the department, college, and university in research, teaching, and/or outreach. We welcome all applications for this tenured or tenure track position, especially from candidates at the level of associate or full professor. The position includes responsibilities for teaching and supervision at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The ability to collaborate on and eventually lead interdisciplinary, grant-funded projects is desirable.
The Department of Communication Studies is distinctive on three counts. First, our faculty conducts research and teaches courses across a broad range of specializations. Second, we are located within a major private global research university and a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement and interdisciplinary research. The department is housed in Northeastern's College of Arts, Media & Design, an innovative unit that includes a unique combination of disciplines, including Architecture, Art + Design, Game Design, Communication Studies, Journalism, Media and Screen Studies, Music, and Theatre. Finally, we are in Boston, a thriving urban center of culture and innovation with extensive global connections. To learn more about our college, go to www.northeastern.edu/camd.
Successful candidates must have a Ph.D. in communication or a closely affiliated discipline by the appointment start date and a nationally distinguished record of research, college-level teaching, and service, appropriate for appointment at the rank of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor. The anticipated start date academic year 2019-2020.
To apply, visit the College of Arts, Media and Design website: https://camd.northeastern.edu/careers/ and click on the link for full-time positions or full-time interdisciplinary positions. If viewing this posting on the Northeastern University website, click on
Internal Number: 57077
About Northeastern University
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research that meets global and societal needs. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs, our signature cooperative education program, as well as student research, service learning, and global learning build the connections that enable students to transform their lives. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.