Lecturer of Communication (Public Relations)

Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a nine-month, non-tenure-track Lecturer of Communication faculty position in the School of Communication and Media to begin August 2023.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Teaching undergraduate PR Courses (a 4/5 teaching load), such as Public Relations Principles, Public Relations Cases, and Public Relations Writing, as well as other required and elective public relations courses as needed.
  • Provide service to the department, college, university and/or professional community.
  • Excellence in teaching and student engagement is expected of all faculty members in the Radow College of Humanities and Social Sciences at KSU. Faculty in the School teach in a variety of modalities, including face-to face, hybrid, and online. Teaching assignments will be based on earned degrees and SACSCOC Faculty Credentials Guidelines.

Required Qualifications Include:

  • A Master’s degree, or its foreign equivalent, in communication, mass communication, public relations, or a closely related field is required.
  • Prior collegiate teaching experience or comparable recent professional experience in a related field.

Preferred Qualifications Include:

  • Previous experience teaching Public Relations Principles, Public Relations Cases or Public Relations Writing
  • Professional experience in public relations
  • Evidence of teaching and/or working with a culturally and an ethnically diverse community
  • Experience teaching online or hybrid courses
  • A commitment to a diverse, equitable and inclusive learning and work environment

To Apply: 

For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. A leader in innovative teaching and learning, Kennesaw State is located just north of Atlanta, and combines a suburban setting on two metro-Atlanta campuses in Kennesaw and Marietta. As one of Georgia’s largest universities, Kennesaw State offers undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a growing number of doctoral programs. A member of the University System of Georgia, Kennesaw State is committed to becoming a world-class academic institution positioned to broaden its academic and research missions and expand its scope on a local, regional and national level.

Kennesaw State University, a member of the University System of Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and/or veteran status. Georgia is an Open Records state.