Job Posting - Central Michigan University

Position Title

Tenure-track professor, open rank


Central Michigan University, College of Business Administration, Department of Business Information Systems

Position Start Date

January or August 2018

Salary Range

Salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with qualifications.

Job Description

The professor filling this position will teach courses in business communication (graduate and undergraduate), social media, intercultural communication, or visual media. Research agenda should support expertise in one or more of these areas. Key expertise sought includes currency in business communication, especially business writing, the ability to engage students in face-to-face, hybrid, and online formats, the effective use of a variety of assessment methods, and familiarity with learning management systems for grade management and reporting.

Academic Qualifications

An earned doctorate in business communication, professional communication, technical communication, digital media, or a related area is required, with evidence of quality teaching at the college/university level and a strong research agenda with evidence of and potential for scholarly activity. ABD will be considered if it is clear the degree will be conferred by the start of the appointment.

Experience Requirements

Candidates with a teaching philosophy consistent with the college’s learning-centered and business-connected mission are strongly preferred, with demonstrated scholarly activity commensurate with experience. Relevant industry experience is desirable.

Application Deadline

Application review will begin immediately. Priority consideration will be given to applications submitted by September 7th, 2017.

Application Process

Visit the following link and click on "Apply for this Job":
Required documents to be uploaded include the following: Letter of Interest, Resume/Curriculum Vitae, Statement of Research, Statement of Teaching Philosophy, List of References.

Mailing Address

Please note that no application material sent by mail will be accepted.

Contact Person

Inquiries may be sent to Dr. Anil Kumar, Chair of the Department of Business Information Systems at Central Michigan University at