Communication, Assistant or Associate Professor

Posted: 08/10/17 | SHARE:


The Department of Communication at the University at Albany is seeking to fill a tenure track position with a scholar whose research focuses on either organizational communication, or interpersonal and/or intercultural communication (in relational, health, or organizational contexts).

The Department welcomes applications from scholars of all methodological orientations. Senior scholars must possess an established record of productive, externally funded research and a record of excellence in teaching; junior scholars should demonstrate the potential for productive research and some evidence of teaching effectiveness. Candidates must be willing to contribute to the Department's initiatives in online teaching and learning. Applicants should share a commitment to the University's strategic values for engaged learning and societal responsibility, and to its goal for increasing levels of external funding.

The Department has strengths in health, political, interpersonal/intercultural, and organizational communication, and communication and technology, as well as a distinctive commitment to public engagement. It awards Bachelor's degrees in Communication and in Journalism; and both Master's, and Doctoral degrees in Communication.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Applicants must have a Ph.D. by August 1, 2018 from a college or university accredited by the US Department of Education or internationally recognized accrediting organization.
  • Applicants must address in their applications their ability to work with and instruct a culturally diverse population. 

Additional Information:

Professional Rank and Salary Range: Assistant or Associate Professor

Start Date: September 1, 2018

A review of applications will begin on October 6, 2017. 

Special Note: For further information about the position, please contact Dr. Annis Golden, University at Albany, Department of Communication, SS 351, 1400 Washington Ave., Albany, NY 12222; email:

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