English and Media Studies
The Department of English and Media Studies at Bentley
University invites applications for a tenure-track position in
Communication at either the Assistant or Associate level. The ideal
candidate will be able to teach public speaking, intercultural
communication, rhetorical theory, and will take a leadership role
in developing new communication courses. We are particularly
interested in scholars with research and teaching interests in
African American, Latinx, and Asian American communication
Bentley is committed to a balanced profile of scholarship and
teaching. We seek a candidate with a clear program of research
demonstrated by a record of publication; early career scholars must
demonstrate the potential for future publication. Candidates should
have experience as the instructor of record and demonstrated
ability to teach courses in the areas listed above.
The teaching load is three courses per semester, with one course
release each semester for scholarly productivity. Salary and
benefits are competitive. Bentley's campus is located in a Boston
Bentley University is especially interested in candidates who
can contribute to diversity and inclusion through research,
teaching, and service. The university is committed to creating a
work environment that encourages knowledge of and respect for those
of other cultures or backgrounds.
Ph.D. in Communication or related field. We are willing to
consider ABD applicants; however, applicants must have degree in
hand by July 1, 2018. Prior teaching experience at the college
level is required.
Posting Detail Information
Special Instructions to Applicants
Applications must be submitted online at by November 1, 2017.
Please upload cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy,
and writing sample (to be uploaded into the “Other” documents
section). Names and contact information for three references are
required upon application. Bentley will contact these confidential
references for those candidates moving forward in the process.
Bentley University requires reference checks and may conduct
other pre-employment screening.
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Documents Needed To Apply
- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- Teaching Philosophy
Bentley University is an Equal Opportunity Employer, building
strength through diversity.