College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences

Open Faculty Positions

Full-time Faculty Openings

Multimedia Journalism

The Communication Department at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor of Communication.

Duties and Responsibilities: teach undergraduate multimedia journalism courses covering beginning, intermediate, and advanced reporting; and some combination of the following courses: new media and digital platforms, media design, data journalism, investigative reporting, video, Spanish-language media, and additional courses in the candidate’s areas of expertise. Position requires excellence in teaching and advising, research and publication, and service to the Department, the College, and the University.

Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D. in Journalism by August 1, 2019; previous college teaching experience; demonstrated potential for continued and substantive scholarly research and publication; anddemonstrated ability to work in a multicultural environment and contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.

Date of Appointment: fall 2019. First consideration will be given to completed applications received no later than October 1, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability. To apply online, go to http://apply.interfolio.com/52309. For additional assistance, please email Victoria Key, Administrative Support Coordinator, at vmkey@cpp.edu. California State Polytechnic University, Pomona is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer.

 

Public Relations

The Communication Department at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, invites invite applications and nominations for the position of Assistant Professor of Communication in Public Relations.

Duties and Responsibilities: Teach undergraduate courses in Public Relations/Strategic Communication that cover some combination of the following areas: public relations writing; principles of public relations; case studies in public relations; social media for public relations; organizational communication theory and advanced organizational communication theory; communication research and advanced communication research; and additional courses in the applicant’s area of expertise. Position requires excellence in teaching and advising, research and publication, and service to the department, the university, and the discipline.

Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D. in Public Relations/Strategic Communication by August 1, 2019; previous college teaching experience; demonstrated potential for continued and substantive scholarly research and publication; anddemonstrated ability to work in a multicultural environment and contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.

Date of Appointment: fall 2019. First consideration will be given to completed applications received no later than September 24, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. An online application process will be used. Electronic submissions of all application materials must be submitted online via Interfolio at https://apply.interfolio.com/52291. General questions can be submitted to vmkey@cpp.edu. California State Polytechnic University, Pomona is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer.

 

Part-time Lecturer Openings

The Communication Department at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, invites applications from qualified individuals to join our part-time lecturer pool.

Minimum qualifications:
       •  
Appropriate Master's degree
       •  Relevant professional experience

Preferred qualifications:
       •  
Ph.D.
       •  College Level Teaching Experience

Appointments: 
Part-time, temporary lecturer appointments are usually made for one academic semester only (usually one to three classes; multiple semester appointments are sometimes possible). Incumbents may be reappointed to subsequent quarters contingent upon funding and favorable performance evaluations.

Applicants must complete the following:
       •  An official application form (PDF)
       •  Current resume or CV
       •  An official transcript showing highest degree earned (from an accredited educational institution)
       •  Three recent (in the last 12 months) letters of reference

The application and supporting materials can be mailed to:

Department of Communication 
California State Polytechnic University, Pomona 
3801 West Temple Avenue
Pomona, CA 91768
Attn: Victoria Key