Job Opening: Assistant or Associate Professor of Communication at Wheaton College

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Assistant or Associate Professor of Communication at Wheaton College

The Communication Department at Wheaton College invites applications for a tenure-track [open rank] appointment to begin August 2018.

We are looking for applicants who will make strong teaching contributions to our general education curriculum and bring research/teaching expertise in public relations or organizational communication. Specialization in one or more of the following areas is particularly desirable: social media, nonprofit institutions, issue management, crisis communication, corporate communication, strategic communication, diversity and international public relations.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. (or ABD completed prior to August 2018) in Communication and be committed to interdisciplinary collaboration in a vibrant Christian liberal arts environment.

We are extending our application date; preference will be given to applications received prior to November 15, but the position remains opened until 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 with a demonstrated commitment to enhancing diversity through research and teaching 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

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