Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Mass Communication—Strategic Communication

  • Northwestern Oklahoma State University
  • Alva, OK
  • Jul 18, 2022
Full time Communications/Journalism/Film/TV

Job Description

Position Available

Nine-month, full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor of Mass Communication-Strategic Communication. Salary, based on qualifications and experience, is determined by the vice president for academic affairs and university president and approved by the Regional University System of Oklahoma (RUSO).

General Information

Northwestern Oklahoma State University is a multi-campus, state-assisted regional institution in the Oklahoma System of Higher Education and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. The student population is approximately 2,000 students. Located in Alva, Oklahoma, the university is a center of activity for the region.


August 2022

Duties and Responsibilities

The successful candidate should be prepared to teach 27 credit hours of strategic communication and general communication coursework per academic year and to serve as adviser to a newly formed, student-operated public relations agency. Tenure-track positions include committee participation and academic advisement beginning in the second year of employment.

Preferred Qualifications

Terminal degree in strategic communication/public relations, mass communication, or related field; professional experience in public relations or related field; and teaching experience in higher education.

Minimum Qualifications

Master's degree in mass communication or related field required for instructor-level rank on non-tenure track; terminal degree awarded prior to the start of the fall 2022 semester required for rank of assistant professor on tenure track; professional experience in public relations (or related field) or teaching experience in higher education. Candidate must meet Higher Learning Commission standards for faculty qualification.

Closing Date

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

Send Information to

Dr. James Bell, Dean of Faculty

Northwestern Oklahoma State University

709 Oklahoma Blvd.

Alva, OK 73717

Email: jlbell@nwosu.edu

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