Assistant Professor (tenure track)

Miami University

Job Summary:

Assistant Professor (tenure track) of Applied Communication and Critical Race and Ethnic Studies to teach in the department of Interdisciplinary and Communication Studies in the College of Liberal Arts and Applied Science. The successful applicant will teach in our Applied Communication program; provide service to the institution; maintain an active research agenda; and advise students, beginning fall semester 2023.

Minimum Qualifications:

Ph.D. in Communication or closely related field. ABDs may apply but all degree requirements must be completed by the date of appointment.

Preferred Qualifications:

Consideration may be given to candidates with expertise in critical race and ethnic studies, experience with rhetorical, qualitative, or mixed methods, and an excellent record of teaching; experience teaching both face-to-face and online or hybrid formats, as well as experience with traditional, first-generation, and non-traditional student populations; the successful candidate will teach undergraduate courses in our communication studies and health communication programs as well as classes in the liberal arts core. These courses may include: Introduction to Critical Race and Ethnic Studies, Intercultural Communication, Rhetorical Criticism, Public Speaking, and other courses.

Application Instructions:

Submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of research plans, sample publications, evidence of teaching effectiveness, teaching philosophy, and a 1-page statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion through research, teaching, and/or service to

The department will request three letters of recommendation from the references listed in the application. Inquiries may be directed to Kelli Bray at

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