Job Opening: Assistant/Associate Professor of Communication at Charleston Southern University

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Assistant/Associate Professor of Communication at Charleston Southern University

Charleston Southern University invites applications for two faculty positions (Assistant or Associate Professors) in the Department of Communication beginning August 1, 2018. Charleston Southern seeks candidates who are professing Christians, committed to excellence in teaching, scholarship and service. They should support the goals of a strong liberal arts education and be willing to explore with students the integration of faith and learning.

Qualifications: Ph.D. in Communication, Journalism, Public Relations or related field.

Responsibilities: These positions require teaching a range of communication courses, depending on area of expertise, such as Public Relations, Journalism, Broadcasting, Digital Media Production, or additional areas in the profession of communication. They will help to shape a growing program with an expanding curriculum. Faculty members are also called upon to participate in academic advising, serve on committees and engage in service and scholarly activities.

Application Process: Candidates should complete the online application below and attach a cover letter and curriculum vitae. Entering untrue or inaccurate information will result in disqualification for consideration of vacant positions or subsequent termination after hire. Review of credentials will begin immediately. Minority candidates are encouraged to apply. Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background check including, but not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification. For additional information contact Dr. Amy King, Chair of the Search Committee at (

Located near historic Charleston, South Carolina, Charleston Southern University is a comprehensive institution offering a liberal arts curriculum to over 3,600 students and offers 60 majors and graduate programs in Education, Business, Criminal Justice, Organizational Management, Nursing, Christian Studies and Computer Science. The mission of the University is “promoting academic excellence in a Christian environment,” and the vision is to be a Christian University nationally recognized for integrating faith in learning, leading and serving. Charleston Southern has nationally accredited programs in nursing, business, education, music, computer science and athletics. Charleston Southern is affiliated with the South Carolina Baptist Convention. For more information about the University, please visit

Charleston Southern University is a Christian university and tobacco-free campus.  We do not illegally discriminate on the basis of race, age, color, national or ethnic origin, disability, sex, religion, genetic information, veteran or military status, or any other basis on which the University is prohibited from discrimination under local, state or federal law, in its employment or in the provision of its services, including but not limited to its programs and activities, admissions, educational policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and University-administered programs.  In order to fulfill its purpose, the University may legally discriminate on the basis of religion in employment.  The University has been granted exemption from certain regulations promulgated under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 which conflict with the University’s religious tenets and core values.

This institution does not offer benefits to domestic partners

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