Visiting Assistant Professor of Advertising and Media Management

New York, United States
Salary Not specified
Dec 17, 2020
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

St. John Fisher College, an independent, liberal arts institution in the Catholic tradition located in Rochester, New York, seeks nominations and applications for a visiting assistant professor in Media Management and Communications. The candidate’s research/teaching/professional experience should emphasize advertising, analytics and media management. Additional experience in journalism is welcome. The Department of Media and Communication includes two majors: Media and Communication and Media Management. The department has approximately 90 undergraduates enrolled in the majors. The position is available beginning August 2021.

Founded in 1948, St. John Fisher College is ranked among the top colleges and universities in the northeast and has a rich history of academic excellence and an outstanding reputation for its commitment to a student-centered, personalized educational environment. The educational philosophy of the founding Basilian Fathers—Teach me goodness, discipline, and knowledge—reflects Fisher’s traditions and values today, and the campus prepares individuals for lives of intellectual, professional, and civic integrity and where diversity and service to others are valued and practiced (

The School of Arts and Sciences at St John Fisher College serves all undergraduate students through 33 programs, the Core general education curriculum, and pre-professional requirements. The School provides all the liberal arts offerings required for baccalaureate degrees, thus providing critical skills and perspectives across a wide range of disciplines. New faculty will arrive at an exciting time in our College’s history as we launch a new interdisciplinary Core curriculum, and the College looks forward to the transformative impact these faculty will have.

Required qualifications:
• PhD or ABD in Media Management, Communications or related field.
• Ability to teach a wide range of courses at the undergraduate level.
• Demonstrated ability to be an excellent teacher.
• Commitment to mentoring and advising students.
• Commitment to contributing to a climate of equity and inclusion.
• Commitment to service.
• Commitment to community engagement.
• Excellent communication skills.

Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the US and be available to start teaching in fall 2021.

Applications are invited from candidates who have completed a doctorate or doctoral candidates with a scheduled completion date for the dissertation.