The Department of Advertising and Public Relations at The University of Alabama is searching for a digital media specialist to join us as a full-time faculty member. Expertise in the conceptualization, development, and innovative use of digital and social media in a marketing communication context is required. The successful candidate will incorporate these skills into the teaching of undergraduate courses in Advertising and/or Public Relations such as visual communication, writing, or campaigns. Demonstrated teaching experience is preferred. Other responsibilities include student advising and appropriate service activities.
The successful candidate will likely possess a Master’s degree in a mass communication or communication-related field with professional public relations and/or advertising experience; however, a bachelor’s degree with demonstrated distinguished professional experience may be considered. Position begins August 16, 2012 and is a contract position on a renewable three-year basis subject to annual review and departmental needs.
Upload application, resume and cover letter at to apply. Mail three letters of recommendation to the APR Search Committee, Attn: Dr. Kristen Heflin, University of Alabama, Box 870172, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0172.