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Back to search results Apply now Job no: 622467
Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Communication Arts Sciences
Department: Communication Arts And Sciences Dean 10010158
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Part Time (1-49.9%), Fixed Term Faculty, PR/Media/Graphics/Comm/Fund Raising, Union

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Position Summary

The Strategic Communication M.A. Program at Michigan State University is seeking outstanding candidates for adjunct online faculty positions. These are part-time positions.  Primary responsibilities will be teaching online in the Strategic Communication M.A. Program. Course listing and descriptions are available at:

Responsibilities will include some combination of the following: teaching a course or courses in marketing, leadership, advertising, PR, digital media, media analytics, ethics, and research that students can apply in careers. The StratCom M.A. program is an applied Master’s Degree Program. The students are already working professionals desiring to pivot or advance in their career with applied skill training.

Position’s rank will be at the level of Assistant Instructor or Instructor, depending on qualifications. Appointment will be for one semester beginning spring 2020.  Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.  Interested candidates should apply via the MSU job application website at

Required Degree


Minimum Requirements

Degree requirements differ depending on academic rank. 

Professional experience in advertising, PR, executive leadership, media analytics, journalism and mass communication or related area; commitment to working as part of a team; and excellent communication and leadership skills.

Teaching experience is required.

Desired Qualifications

Online teaching experience is preferred.

Required Application Materials

CV, Cover Letter

Special Instructions

Interested candidates should apply via the MSU job application website at

Applications will be reviewed as needed.

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