The Department of Communication at Rutgers University's School of Communication and Information is hiring in the area of Organizational Communication. The appointment will begin Fall 2020.
We seek candidates conducting theory-driven, empirical, communication-centered research that examines dynamic processes of organizing. We are looking for innovative and engaged organizational communication scholars whose research foci recognize emerging issues such as the role of new media in organizations, work and equality, leadership and diversity, cross-sector partnerships, global teams, organizational networks, the science of team science, artificial intelligence and the evolving workforce, smart cities, corporate social responsibility, and visibility management.
Our full-time faculty employs a wide range of empirical approaches in their research, and we welcome applications from scholars who use quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods approaches. We also encourage candidates whose scholarship intersects with, and extends, one or more of the department's other research foci (health communication, communication and technology, interpersonal communication, and language and social interaction) and/or other areas within the school such as media studies and information science. For more about the Department of Communication and the School of Communication and Information (SC&I), see comminfo.rutgers.edu.
Minimum Education and Experience:
We look forward to welcoming a new colleague who will contribute to our thriving undergraduate and master's level programs and our highly-regarded interdisciplinary school-wide Ph.D. program. A Ph.D. or equivalent degree in Communication or a related field as of August 2020 is required. Applicants should have a demonstrated record or strong likelihood of top-tier peer-reviewed publication and evidence of or preparation for effective teaching. Senior-level applicants should provide evidence of leadership in research, instruction, and service, with a strong record of external funding a plus. Responsibilities of the successful applicants include undergraduate and graduate teaching assignments in communication, an active program of research in the candidate's area of scholarly expertise, and service contributions in accordance with university policy for tenure-track and tenured appointments.
Applications will be accepted through this job portal. Review of applications will begin on September 27, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Candidates are required to submit a letter of application, CV, two sample publications and the names of 3 references. Inquires can be made to the search committee chair: Professor Marya Doerfel (firstname.lastname@example.org), Department of Communication, Rutgers University, 4 Huntington St., New Brunswick, NJ. Rutgers is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
Posting Number: 19FA1809
Location: College Ave (RU-New Brunswick)
Internal Number: 96043
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.