Adjunct Faculty - School of Communication
The University of Southern Mississippi is currently accepting applications for
the position of Adjunct Faculty - School of Communication.
118 College Drive
Hattiesburg, Mississippi, 39406-0001
Division School of Communication
Position Type Faculty
Employment Status Part Time
Grant Funded No
Posting Close Date Indefinitely
Special Instructions to Applicants
This is an open-ended pool whereby applicants interested in part-time
instruction for the School of Communication may apply. We will only contact
applicants when we have need.
The School of Communication invites applicants to serve as part-time
instructional adjunct faculty on an as-needed basis in the areas of
communication studies, journalism, public relations, advertising, media
entertainment arts (audio and video production), and film.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Teaching assigned courses
Providing face-to-face, interactive video, or online course delivery and instruction
Entering interim and final grades
Completing required assessment activities
Collaborating with faculty as necessary
Performs other duties as assigned.
A Master's degree in the relevant field from an accredited university or
substantial related experience in a creative area.
PhD in the relevant field from an accredited university and prior teaching
About The University of Southern Mississippi
The University of Southern Mississippi (USM) is a comprehensive public
research institution delivering transformative programs on campuses in
Hattiesburg and Long Beach, at teaching and research sites across the
Mississippi Gulf Coast, as well as online. Founded in 1910, USM is one of only
131 universities in the nation to earn the Carnegie Classification of
Institutions of Higher Education's "R1: Doctoral Universities - Very high
research activity" designation, and its robust research enterprise includes
experts in ocean science and engineering, polymer science and engineering, and
large event venue safety and security, among others. USM is also one of only
37 institutions in the nation accredited in theatre, art and design, dance and
music. As an economic driver, USM generates an annual economic impact of more
than $600 million across the state. USM welcomes a diverse student body of
more than 14,000, representing 71 countries, all 50 states, and every county
in Mississippi. USM students have collected four Truman Scholarships and 37
National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships, while also leading
Mississippi with 27 Goldwater Scholarships, an honor that recognizes the next
generation of great research scientists. Home to the Golden Eagles, USM
competes in 17 Division I sports sponsored by the National Collegiate Athletic
Association (NCAA). For more information, visit www. usm.edu.
As an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer/Americans with
Disabilities Act institution, The University of Southern Mississippi
encourages minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities to apply.