Adjunct - Intro to Public Relations

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Adjunct - Intro to Public Relations
Campus Bangor
Posting Number
Full or Part Time Part-Time
Rank Adjunct
Benefits Eligible No

Position Summary Information

Job Description Summary

The New England School of Communications is looking for a part-time adjunct faculty member to teach the MC 116 Intro to Public Relations Course. This course is a 15 week semester course on the Bangor campus during the Spring 2018 semester (1/15/18-5/4/18 Tuesday and Thursday, 9:30am – 10:45pm).

Students tackle the fundamental principles and techniques of public relations and related communication tools. This course looks at current public relations practices and problems, types of communication, and communication strategies. Students learn how to organize thoughts and disseminate material to the appropriate channels while working to prepare an actual PR packet for an off campus non-profit agency.

Duties and Responsibilities

• Provide students proper instruction with content, and utilize text books required for this course to achieve MC 116 outcomes
• Accurately track and assess student progress and maintain Husson University standards
• Advising the Academic Director on proposed curricular changes
• Assisting the department in experiential assessments & exercises where appropriate
• Assist in the research and assessment of industry trends and future technologies concerning curriculum
• Additional Responsibilities:
o Gathering data and preparing detailed documents
o Representing the School off campus when appropriate
o Serving on committees, as appropriate
o Performing other duties as assigned by the administration

Education and Experience

Education: Masters Degree Required. MFA preferred.
Experience: At least 1-3 years of work experience in related field.
College level teaching experience preferred.

Physical Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee frequently is required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, and talk or hear.

The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

Posting Detail Information

EEO Statement
Close Date 01/12/2018
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants
Quick Link to Posting http://husson.peopleadmin.com/postings/1404

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Philosophy of Education
  4. List of References
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcripts
  2. Letter of Recommendation 1