Job Details

Webster University
  • Position Number: 1136875
  • Location: St. Louis, MO
  • Position Type: Communications

Assistant Professor Advertising and Marketing Communications
Webster University

The School of Communications at Webster University invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor position in Advertising & Marketing Communications, in our Department of Communications & Journalism. We are seeking candidates with a broad, integrated perspective on advertising and marketing, able to contribute across the areas of our BA and MA programs; fully in touch with current trends and issues; excited by the possibilities of new technologies, audience engagement, and branding; with a strong base in research skills. International experience and interests are a plus. Also desirable are secondary interests in any of the other areas of our Advertising & Marketing Communications curriculum, including visual design, copy writing, campaign strategies, digital strategies, account services, and client management. Pending final budgetary approval.

Minimum Qualifications
A master's degree, professional experience, teaching experience, and evidence of potential for academic career success are required.

Preferred Qualifications

Essential Duties
The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate courses and advise students in Advertising & Marketing Communications and related areas, provide faculty service, and engage in professional development, including scholarship and creative activity. We are seeking a colleague whose experience and expertise complements that of our existing faculty, who brings new perspectives to discussions of curriculum revision and strategic planning for the department. For more information see

Special Instructions to Applicants
Women and members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply, as are candidates with international and interdisciplinary experience.

Applicants should send: (1) a letter of interest that addresses qualifications and fit to the Department and School, (2) a curriculum vitae and, (3) contact information for three references; additional materials may be requested at a later date. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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Webster University is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to maintaining a culturally and academically diverse faculty and staff of the highest caliber. Accordingly, Webster University provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, ethnicity, age, protected veteran or disabled status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

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