Assistant Professor of Communication - Wheaton College-Illinois in Wheaton Illinois

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Wheaton College-Illinois

Wheaton, Illinois 60187

United States


Detailed Job Description

The Communication Department at Wheaton College invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor appointment to begin August 2015.

We are looking for applicants who will make strong teaching contributions to our general education curriculum and bring research/teaching expertise in one or more of the following areas: social media, computer-mediated communication, mobile devices, long-distance interpersonal relationships, social network analysis, and virtual communities. Applicants must have a Ph.D. (or ABD completed prior to August 2015) and be committed to interdisciplinary collaboration in a vibrant Christian liberal arts environment.

Review of applications will begin October 1, 2014, and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should send a letter of interest and curriculum vitae to Dr. Kenneth Chase by email ( or by mail to Dr. Kenneth Chase, Chair, Communication Department, Wheaton College, 501 College Ave., Wheaton, IL 60187. Please do not send transcripts, letters of recommendation, or credential files unless requested. Promising candidates will be invited to submit a full application.

Wheaton College is an evangelical Protestant Christian liberal arts college whose faculty and staff affirm a Statement of Faith and adhere to lifestyle expectations of the Wheaton College Community Covenant. The College complies with federal and state guidelines for nondiscrimination in employment. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply. Read more about Wheaton College and its programs at

Keyword Phrases

  • social media
  • virtual communities
  • computer-mediated communication
  • mobile devices
  • long-distance interpersonal relationships
  • social network analysis
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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