The Communication Division at the Seaver College of Letters, Arts, and Sciences at Pepperdine University invites applications for a visiting appointment in Communication Studies beginning in January 2024. Seaver College is a residential liberal arts college of just over 3,500 students situated in Malibu, California. The successful candidate will teach courses in introductory statistics, quantitative research methods, organizational communication, and/or public speaking. We seek a colleague who will contribute to the student’s whole person, and particularly their awareness of the interconnectedness between self, others, and calling; understanding of communication systems to foster justice; skills for analyzing, evaluating, and interpreting messages; ability to communicate competently across differences and contexts; and their ability to engage in ethical dialogue.
Support for the university’s Christian mission, liberal arts programs, and emphasis on innovative teaching is essential. The College is committed to hiring candidates who advance the University’s commitment to enhancing diversity, equity, and inclusion. All applicants must have an active commitment to the Christian mission and values of the University and the mission of Seaver College and reflect on their willingness to support the mission in their application materials.
A Master’s degree in communication is required, a Ph.D. in communication is preferred. The initial appointment will be from January through July 2024. Please submit all application materials by clicking [Apply on Website] at the top or bottom of this page or visit Seaver Faculty Employment Opportunities for additional information and a link to apply. Review of applicants will begin October 15, 2023, and will continue until the position is filled. A background check will be required as a condition of employment.
For additional information, please contact:
Lauren Amaro (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Chair, Communication Studies Search Committee
Seaver College, Pepperdine University
24255 Pacific Coast Highway
Malibu, CA 90263-4211