[Air-l] tenure track job in communication studies at usf

David M Silver dmsilver at usfca.edu
Tue Jul 10 10:42:02 PDT 2007


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last week, i posted about a tenure track job in media studies at the
university of san francisco - for more on this job, see:

here is another tenure track job, also at USF, this time in
communication studies. for more information, please contact Marilyn
DeLaure, the chair of the search committee.


University of San Francisco
Department of Communication Studies
Interpersonal Communication (tenure-track)

The Department of Communication Studies at the University of San
Francisco invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor
position in Interpersonal Communication to begin in Fall 2008.

Teaching responsibilities will include the introductory course
"Communication and Everyday Life" (a theory-based introduction to
interpersonal communication) and additional upper level courses in the
candidate’s areas of expertise, such as, Interpersonal Communication,
Communication and Technology, Organizational Communication,
Communication and Aging, Communication and Culture, Language and Social
Interaction, Discourse and Power, and Intercultural Communication. The
teaching load at USF is two courses per semester with an additional
course every fourth semester (2-2-2-3 over 2 years).

Qualifications: University teaching experience, evidence of a strong
commitment to teaching, evidence of scholarship, an earned doctorate by
Fall 2008, experience and willingness to work in a culturally diverse
environment, and an understanding of and commitment to support the
mission of the University are required. The candidate will be expected
to develop a significant, independent and ongoing research program.

Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae,
graduate transcripts, brief description of research plans, copies of
recent publication(s) and/or research paper(s), statement of teaching
philosophy, evidence of teaching ability including copies of official
teaching evaluations, and three letters of recommendation to:

Communication Studies Search Committee
c/o Marilyn DeLaure, Search Committee Chair
Department of Communication Studies
University of San Francisco
2130 Fulton Street
San Francisco, CA 94117-1080.

Applications must be received by October 1, 2007 in order to ensure full

The University of San Francisco is a Jesuit Catholic university founded
in 1855 to educate leaders who will fashion a more humane and just
world. Candidates should demonstrate a commitment to work in a
culturally diverse environment and to contribute to the mission of the

USF is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to affirmative action and
to excellence through diversity. The University provides reasonable
accommodations to qualified applicants with disabilities upon request.

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