Assistant Professor Advertising & Marketing Communications

Posting Details

Position Information

Posting Number F0069
Job Title Assistant Professor Advertising & Marketing Communications
Department Communications & Journalism

Position Summary Information

Location St. Louis/Webster Groves, MO
Job Description Summary

The School of Communications at Webster University invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor position in Advertising & Marketing Communications, in our Department of Communications & Journalism. We are seeking candidates with a broad, integrated perspective on advertising and marketing, able to contribute across the areas of our BA and MA programs; fully in touch with current trends and issues; excited by the possibilities of new technologies, audience engagement, and branding; with a strong base in research skills. International experience and interests are a plus. Also desirable are secondary interests in any of the other areas of our Advertising & Marketing Communications curriculum, including visual design, copy writing, campaign strategies, digital strategies, account services, and client management. Pending final budgetary approval.

Minimum Qualifications

A master’s degree, professional experience, teaching experience, and evidence of potential for academic career success are required.

Preferred Qualifications


Physical Demands
Essential Duties

The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate courses and advise students in Advertising & Marketing Communications and related areas, provide faculty service, and engage in professional development, including scholarship and creative activity. We are seeking a colleague whose experience and expertise complements that of our existing faculty, who brings new perspectives to discussions of curriculum revision and strategic planning for the department. For more information see

Full Time (>30 hrs/wk) or Part Time (<30 hrs/wk) Full Time
Special Instructions to Applicants

Women and members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply, as are candidates with international and interdisciplinary experience.

Applicants should send: (1) a letter of interest that addresses qualifications and fit to the Department and School, (2) a curriculum vitae and, (3) contact information for three references; additional materials may be requested at a later date. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

If you are unable to submit your documents online, send them to:
Assistant Professor: Advertising and Marketing Communications, School of Communications
Human Resources Jobs
470 E. Lockwood Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63119

Posting Detail Information

Open Date 12/14/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest level of education attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • Doctoral Degree
    • Requisite degree earned by position start date
  2. * How many years of experience do you have?
    • 0 to 1 year
    • 2 to 4 years
    • 5 to 7 years
    • 8 to 9 years
    • 10+ years

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter-Letter of Interest
  2. Resume
  3. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents