Assistant Professor of Communication (tenure-track

Texas State Job Bank LAREDO, TX

About the Job

Job Description -The Department of Psychology and Communication at Texas A&M International University seeks a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Communication to begin in the 2018-2019 academic year. All areas of specialization will be considered, with a special interest in the following: media literacy, health communication, organizational communication, social/participatory media, or cultural and media studies with a research focus in Latin America/U.S. Mexico border studies/transnational settings. Responsibilities: -Job duties include an initial teaching load of two courses per semester, developing a program of sustained scholarship and publication, advising undergraduate and graduate students, and active participation in departmental and university service committees. Required Qualifications: - A Ph.D. in Communication is required at time of appointment. - Exceptional ABDs will be considered for hire contingent on completion of requirements for doctoral degrees. Preferred Qualifications: - Candidates with the ability to speak and write in both English and Spanish are encouraged to apply. Other Information: - Completed employment application should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references. Additional documents including scholarly writing sample or teaching evaluations might be asked of candidates at later stages of search process. Interested, qualified candidates should apply via our online employment system, TAMIUWorks, at - Review of applications will begin January 5, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. Questions regarding the position or application process can be directed to Dr. Ju Oak Kim at