Professor of Business Communication

University of Southern California Department of Business Communication

Professor of Clinical Business Communication (Open Rank)

Department of Business Communication Faculty Los Angeles, California

The Department of Business Communication in the Marshall School of Business invites applications for a full-time Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor of Clinical Business Communication (non-tenure-track, rank dependent on experience and qualifications) beginning in the academic year 2021-2022.

The Department of Business Communication is the largest unit of its kind in the U.S. at a top tier university. Our faculty come from a range of professional and academic backgrounds and take pride in their commitment to delivering an education that reflects trends in current business communication studies.

Teaching responsibilities include undergraduate and graduate courses in communication strategy, organizational and leadership communication, and advanced writing for business. We seek applicants who are passionate about teaching the next generation of business leaders and who have the expertise or are focusing their research on new media/organizational communication, business ethics, workplace diversity, or international/cross-cultural communication. A wide range of service opportunities will complement your engagement with our vibrant community. We welcome applicants who desire to be part of an inclusive community that understands the value of culture, race, ethnicity, protected veteran status, gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation ability, and socioeconomic factors in preparing future equity-minded leaders, innovators, and visionaries.

Strong candidates should have a background in business with an understanding of today’s global business environment. Within your materials, please share how you would contribute to, and promote Marshall’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion in teaching, curricula, and research. Experience with online instruction and classroom technology is expected. A Ph.D. in a related field is preferred. USC offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits packages.

About USC and USC Marshall:

USC Marshall is renowned for its high-ranking undergraduate, graduate, international, online, and executive education programs, an exceptional and inclusive faculty engaged in leading-edge research and teaching, a diverse and creative student body, and a commitment to technological advancement. Marshall faculty is a collaborative and inclusive group of scholars who value diverse pedagogical, curricular, and methodological approaches.

USC is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, proudly pluralistic and firmly committed to providing equal opportunity for outstanding persons of every race, gender, creed, and background. USC is building a diverse faculty that embraces a range of disciplinary traditions. The University will consider all candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law or USC policy. USC will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship. USC will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring ordinance.

Qualified candidates should apply on-line.  Required documents include: 1) cover letter; 2) curriculum vitae; 3) teaching philosophy; 4) teaching evaluations; 5) contact information for three references; 6) (optional) evidence of scholarship.  Review of applications will be ongoing and will continue until a suitable candidate or candidates are identified.

Further inquiries may be sent via email to:

Peter Cardon, Ph.D.
Chair, Faculty Recruitment Committee
Department of Business Communication
Marshall School of Business
buco@marshall.usc.edu

For more information about the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California, please go to http://www.marshall.usc.edu.

REQ20094488 Posted Date: 10/29/2020 - Thru date - 2021-06-30