Job Posting - Marquette University

Position Title

Professor of Practice in Corporate Communication


Marquette University

Position Start Date

August 2017

Salary Range


Job Description

The Department of Strategic Communication in the Diederich College of Communication at Marquette University invites applications for a professor of practice position with a teaching concentration in Corporate Communication. The program requires business knowledge and an awareness of industry trends. It is the only program in the region that has graduate and undergraduate degree programs in Corporate Communication. Applicants must have extensive professional experience in executive communication, corporate reputation management, shareholder communication, and corporate advocacy. Given an increased need to measure the effectiveness of communication, we are interested in a candidate with expertise in digital engagement systems and who is well versed in using data to make strategic decisions. The expectation is that this faculty member would teach courses in communication consulting, financial communication and investor relations, corporate advocacy, and other courses in her/his area of expertise at both the undergraduate and graduate level. In addition to teaching, the candidate will be responsible for advising undergraduate and graduate students as well as serving on college and university committees.

Academic Qualifications

The candidate should hold a MA in communication, mass communication, strategic communication, advertising, public relations, or another related academic field with extensive experience in executive level Corporate Communication or Public Relations Management roles and should be prepared to teach undergraduate and graduate-level courses in the area of corporate communication. She or he should demonstrate potential for teaching excellence.

Experience Requirements

All experience welcome to apply.

Application Deadline

Open until filled

Application Process

Review of applications will begin October 30, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. Online applications must be filed at:

Mailing Address

Only online applications accepted

Contact Person

Dr. Kati Berg

Contact Email