Assistant Professor of Journalism

Baylor University

United States

September 10, 2022


Baylor University: Office of the Provost: College of Arts and Sciences:

Journalism, Public Relations and New Media


Waco, TX

Open Date

Jun 10, 2022


Sep 10, 2022 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time


The Baylor University Journalism, Public Relations & New Media Department seeks a dynamic scholar to fill this position beginning Fall 2023. Candidates should hold a Ph.D. or other terminal degree and have professional experience in journalism, public relations or social media. The Department of Journalism, Public Relations & New Media is accredited through Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (ACEJMC).

Located in Waco, Texas, Baylor University is the oldest college in Texas. With a population of 21,000 students, Baylor is one of the top universities in the nation, having just been named an R1 institution by the Carnegie Classification in 2022. Baylor is also on the honor roll of the "Great Colleges to Work For" from The Chronicle of Higher Education; Baylor offers competitive salaries and benefits while giving faculty and staff the chance to live in one of the fastest-growing parts of the state. Our strategic plan, Illuminate, guides the University as we continue to live up to Baylor's mission of educating men and women for worldwide leadership and service by integrating academic excellence and Christian commitment within a caring community.


Candidates for tenure-track positions must have a defined research agenda or promise of substantial research, seek research grants, be willing to mentor graduate students and teach both conceptual and skills-based courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Courses taught may include the areas of public relations, leadership, crisis and issues management, social media, digital analytics, and diverse media markets.

Application Instructions

Please submit a letter of application, current curriculum vita, a copy of the transcript for the highest degree conferred (if the Ph.D. is in progress, please furnish a copy of the official transcript showing completion of hours toward the Ph.D.), and a religious statement (please clearly indicate your religious affiliation (for example, Baptist, Church of Christ, Jewish, Lutheran, Methodist, Presbyterian, Roman Catholic, etc.), the name of the church or synagogue that you may attend, and a few brief statements about your faith and your religious commitment). Further information about Baylor's mission can be found at https: // www.

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