Adjunct Faculty, Communication and/or Public Relations

Mercer University is accepting applications for adjunct faculty to teach courses in communication and/or public relations. Courses are offered during evenings and online over 8-week sessions. Mercer University College of Professional Advancement offers training and support for new adjunct faculty who want to improve their college teaching credentials.


  • Must be a resident of the state of Georgia;
  • 18 graduate hours in Communication, Public Relations, or a closely related field from a regionally accredited college or university;
  • Minimum of a master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution.


  • University teaching experience, especially with working adult learners;
  • Experience with online course delivery;
  • Earned doctoral degree in Communication or related field.


  • Interested applicants must email a letter of interest and resume to Ms. Gail Evans at
  • Applicants must send unofficial copies of transcripts from every college or university attended and 3 current letters of recommendation (one of which supports teaching effectiveness or potential for teaching effectiveness) to: Ms. Gail Evans, Academic Support Specialist, College of Professional Advancement, Mercer University, 1501 Mercer University Drive, Stetson Hall, Suite 128, Macon, GA 31207-0001

For more information about the program, please contact Dr. Arla Bernstein, Communication Program Coordinator, at