Job Opportunity: University of the Fraser Valley, Department of Communications

The Communications Department at the University of the Fraser Valley invites applications for two full-time, tenure-track positions in professional communications. UFV’s Communications is an applied program that emphasizes professional writing, speaking, and other communication practices. The candidate must have a minimum of three years’ teaching experience in professional communications, which includes applied writing, public speaking, team communication, and social media. Teaching and/or industry experience is also required in (1) social media and digital communication strategies (posting #2017.187) or (2) public relations or a similar field (posting #2017.188). Full posting details can be found here: see posting #2017.187 and/ or #2017.188.

Candidates must submit a curriculum vitae; evidence of teaching excellence (student evaluations if available), and one-page statement of teaching philosophy plus examples of innovative approaches to teaching and course design if available. Three letters of reference will be required prior to being interviewed.

The Selection Advisory Committee will begin reviewing applications on December 11, 2017; however, the positions will remain open until filled.