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Lecturer of Communication Studies (Job Search Status: Currently Accepting Resumes)

The Department of Communication Studies in the College of Liberal Arts at Mount St. Mary’s University (Emmitsburg, MD) seeks an outstanding teacher-scholar for a full-time, one-year appointment beginning August 1, 2013. The successful candidate will teach upper-level courses in writing and rhetoric and courses in the Veritas Program, the university’s common liberal arts curriculum. Teaching load: seven or eight courses, with two or three preparations per semester. Salary competitive. Ph.D. strongly preferred; exceptional ABD considered.

Mount St. Mary’s seeks faculty members eager to engage and support our Catholic identity. Cover letters should discuss how you might contribute to the university’s Catholic liberal arts mission, how your work engages with the Catholic intellectual tradition, or how your own faith tradition informs your vocation as a teacher and scholar.

Please send letter of application, CV including list of graduate course work, and evidence of teaching ability to with subject heading “Communication Studies,” or to

Dr. Joshua Hochschild, Dean
College of Liberal Arts
Lecturer of Communication Studies Search
Mount St. Mary’s University
16300 Old Emmitsburg Road
Emmitsburg, Maryland 21727

Applicant review will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled.

Mount St. Mary’s University has a strong institutional commitment to excellence through diversity in its educational program and employment practices; we actively seek and welcome applications from candidates with exceptional qualifications, particularly those with demonstrable commitments to a more inclusive society and world.


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