Communications Law: Tenure Track Faculty Position - Quinnipiac University in Hamden Connecticut

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Quinnipiac University

Hamden, Connecticut 06518-1908

United States

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Detailed Job Description

The Department of Media Studies at Quinnipiac University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor to teach and coordinate multiple sections of undergraduate communications law and policy beginning August 2013.

Job Duties

We seek a colleague who also can teach one or more of the following undergraduate courses in a student-centered environment: media management, global communication, media ethics, introduction to media communication or media history.

Additional responsibilities include the ability to develop and/or maintain an active research program leading to scholarly publications, advising and mentoring students, and participating in departmental, school and university committees. Demonstrated teaching effectiveness and scholarly promise are required.

Required Minimum Qualifications

Preferred qualifications are a Ph.D. in communications or related field and experience teaching undergraduate media studies/communications courses. JDs and advanced ABDs with a firm anticipated completion date also will be considered.

Desired Minimum Qualifications

Quinnipiac is a private, coeducational, nonsectarian institution located in Hamden, Connecticut, which is 90 minutes north of New York City and two hours from Boston. The university enrolls 6,100 full-time undergraduate and more than 2,000 graduate students in 52 undergraduate and more than 20 graduate programs of study in its School of Business, School of Communications, School of Education, School of Health Sciences, School of Law, School of Nursing and College of Arts and Sciences.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Apply online at with the following:

application letter including teaching philosophy and research agenda;

curriculum vitae including names and contact information for at least three references;

and recent teaching evaluations.

Review of applications will begin October 1 and continue until the position is filled.

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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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