Applicants should have deep practical experience in media and message-delivery systems, both digital and traditional. Previous engagement with innovative technology and interactive learning is a plus. This position requires 5+ years of media planning/buying/strategy experience, as well as an MBA or relevant master’s degree. Prior classroom teaching experience at the college level in the context of a diverse student community is preferred. We seek a colleague to contribute to a growing, vibrant department, one who has the ability to create an inclusive learning environment. Emerson College believes diversity enriches the educational experience by providing students with the opportunity to learn from individuals who may have different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives.
The successful applicant will join our faculty teaching rotation in the marketing communication curriculum, supplementing it over time with courses in new digital delivery platforms. The normal teaching load is three four-credit courses during both the fall and spring semesters. There may be opportunities to teach beyond the core undergraduate marketing communication curriculum, depending on qualifications. The position anticipates service contributions to include student advising, participation in departmental committees and the life of the college generally.
Please submit a cover letter indicating your professional orientation, educational philosophy and interest in Emerson College, along with a resume/CV and contact information for three references who will not be contacted without the applicant’s written approval. These materials must be submitted through Emerson’s applicant tracking system https://emerson.peopleadmin.com/postings/13333.
Review of applications will begin December 1, 2016, and continue until the position is filled. Preference will be given to applications received by January 17, 2017.
Questions about the position should be directed to the chair of the faculty search committee at Donald_Hurwitz@Emerson.edu . Review of applications will begin December 1, 2016, and continue until the position is filled.
The Marketing Communication Department includes the Marketing Communication major and minor, two Masters Programs, minors in Business and in Entrepreneurship, as well as the new Business of Creative Enterprises major. The department has been named #5 among undergraduate departments of marketing in the United States by U.S.A. Today. All programs are professionally oriented, grounded in the liberal arts, and together they serve nearly 1,000 degree candidates. The department prepares students to work in an increasingly multicultural and global society.
Emerson College is committed to an active and ongoing engagement with diversity—in people, in the curriculum, in co-curricular activities, and in the College’s intellectual, social, cultural, and geographical communities. Emerson endorses a framework of inclusive excellence, which recognizes that institutional excellence comes from fully engaging with diversity in all aspects of institutional activities. Members of historically under-represented groups are encouraged to apply.
Emerson College is dedicated exclusively to programs in communication and the arts, underpinned by liberal arts offerings. Located in the center of diversity-rich Boston, Emerson is surrounded by major healthcare and research centers. The College enrolls approximately 3,783 full-time undergraduates and 671 full- and part-time graduate students from 71 countries and 48 states.