The Humanities Department at Toccoa Falls College invites applications for a full-time faculty position in the field of Communication and Media Studies starting August 1, 2020. Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The position will primarily be tasked with the instruction and oversight of courses that are part of the Communication Studies major but will be part of a Humanities department team that represents a diverse range of academic fields.
Responsibilities: Teaching responsibilities will primarily include media courses, with a particular emphasis of courses in the Social Media Management concentration. In addition to instruction in media and social media courses, the position will afford teaching opportunities in general education courses in the fields of communication and writing composition.
Depending upon background, other possible teaching opportunities include the fields of Public Relations and Journalism.
Academic advising and committee work are also expectations of the position. Qualified candidates will evidence strong teaching skills, the ability to integrate faith and learning, a vibrant evangelical Christian faith, and a sincere commitment to the mission of the College.
Education/Experience: A master’s degree in the field is a minimum requirement; an earned doctorate is preferred. Experience and extensive knowledge in the field of Social Media is also required. Professional experience in the Social Media field is strongly preferred. Prior college teaching experience is highly desirable.
Application: Applicants should first download the provided pre-Application form at: https://tfc.edu/employment/. This will direct candidates to submit (1) a cover letter describing interest, qualifications, and basic philosophy of teaching; (2) a personal faith narrative that interacts with TFC’s statement of faith; (3) current curriculum vitae; and (4) unofficial graduate transcripts. Application materials should be submitted via email attachment to Ms. Mary Kaye Ritchey, Director of Human Resources, at: [email protected] All materials will remain confidential. Evaluation of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. As an equal opportunity employer, TFC encourages women and minorities to apply.
About Toccoa Falls College
Toccoa Falls College is an evangelical, independent, and interdenominational college, affiliated with the Christian and Missionary Alliance denomination. It seeks to maintain the biblical emphasis of a Christian college while offering the broad range of professional studies of a liberal arts college. Toccoa Falls College is located in the foothills of the northeast Georgia mountains, 95 miles north of Atlanta, GA and 65 miles south of Greenville, SC. The campus is situated on 1,100 beautiful acres and includes a 186’ high waterfall. The College is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) and is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU).
As an equal opportunity employer, TFC encourages women and minorities to apply.