Faculty Position (exempt)
Position TitleAssistant Professor
Basic FunctionThe Department of Communication at California Lutheran University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the area of journalism and mass communication to begin August 2013. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate courses in writing for the mass media, introduction to mass communication, and other courses within the candidate’s area of expertise. Other responsibilities may include advising the undergraduate newspaper or the undergraduate radio station.
Education and ExperienceDoctorate in Communication or related area, evidence of quality teaching and demonstrated potential for scholarly research are required. Professional experience in media-related industries is desirable. Preference given to candidates who can document competence in the teaching of writing. A.B.D. considered with doctorate earned by September 2013.
EnvironmentCLU is an accredited, private, comprehensive university located midway between Santa Barbara and Los Angeles. Additional information may be found at www.callutheran.edu. California Lutheran University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The university encourages candidates who will contribute to the cultural diversity of CLU to apply.
Application ProcedurePlease email letter describing teaching experience, research, professional experience, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and three letters of recommendation via email to: Dr. Sharon Docter, Chair, Search Committee c/o Pat Egle [firstname.lastname@example.org] California Lutheran University 60 Olsen Road Thousand Oaks, CA 91350 805- 493-3450 Review of applications will begin on November 15, 2012 and will continue until the position is filled.
California Lutheran University is an equal opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process can be provided to individuals with qualifying disabilities. Please contact the Human Resources Department for further information or to request an accommodation.