Job Posting - Carnegie Mellon University

Position Title

Business Communication Full-Time Faculty Position Opening at Assistant Teaching Professor Level in Teaching Track


Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon

Starting Date

Fall of Academic Year 2017-18

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 School and the wider Carnegie Mellon 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 6 semester-long courses. The teaching track at Carnegie Mellon is a career track and is not a temporary or adjunct teaching track.

Academic Qualifications

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

Experience Requirements

Institution: 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, please go For more information about Carnegie Mellon, please go to

Application Deadline

January 20, 2017

Application Process

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 January 20, 2017. If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Rosanne Christy, Faculty Search Coordinator for Communications at or 412-268-1350.

Carnegie Mellon University considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

Mailing Address

Tepper School of Business
Carnegie Mellon University
5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Contact Information

Rosanne Christy