Job Posting-Carnegie Mellon

Position Title

Business Communication Assistant Teaching Professor, Full Time, Teaching Track


Carnegie Mellon University’s Tepper School of Business

Position Start Date

Feb 2018

Salary Range

Commensurate with academic preparation and professional experience.

Job Description

Primary professional responsibilities:  Teaching in Carnegie Mellon University’s Tepper School of Business Masters and Undergraduate programs and service to the Tepper Business School and the wider Carnegie Mellon University community.  Teaching will focus on business and management communications in both written and oral practices.  Full-Time Teaching Track faculty members teach a minimum of 12 units per year, equivalent to six semester-long courses.  The teaching track at Carnegie Mellon University is a career track and is not a temporary or adjunct teaching track.

The Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon consistently ranks among the top business schools in the world at both the graduate and undergraduate levels.  All Tepper School programs emphasize communication, leadership, innovation, global focus, quantitative decision-making and analytical approaches to problem solving for which the Tepper School is renowned.  Faculty enrich the diverse and relatively small university community that prides itself on the open exchange of ideas, where discovery, creativity, and personal and professional development can flourish.  For more information about programs at the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon, please go  For more information about Carnegie Mellon University, please go to 

Academic Qualifications

PhD in business communications or related discipline (e.g., English, Rhetoric, Communication Studies, etc.) with at least 3 years of teaching experience.  ABD candidates may be considered.  The successful candidate will be expected to work cooperatively with faculty and staff in the school and communicate and work effectively with an ethnically and culturally diverse campus community.  Candidates must demonstrate a potential for and commitment to teaching excellence.

Experience Requirements

Candidates with prior business communications teaching, additional business experience, and/or coursework at the MBA level are preferred.

Application Deadline

3 February 2018

Application Process

Candidates should submit a cover letter, a current curriculum vitae and any evidence of business experience, three recommendation letters, and an official transcript from an institution offering highest degree via Interfolio ( by February 3, 2018.

Mailing Address

Contact Information

Ms. Rosanne Christy, Faculty Search Coordinator for Communications