Head, Department of Communication Arts and Sciences
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||Pennsylvania, United States|
The Pennsylvania State University, College of the Liberal Arts invites applications and nominations for the position of Head in the Department of Communication Arts and Sciences. The position is to be filled at the rank of tenured Professor, effective July 1, 2011. Applicants should have scholarly credentials commensurate with such a rank at major research universities, administrative experience or evidence of administrative potential, have experience with external funding and the ability to manage the on-going grant and development activities of the department, and be able to contribute to program enrichment of a multifaceted unit with emphases in humanistic and social science inquiry. The department has established a strong scholarly tradition that has placed it among the top departments in the discipline. The Dean is prepared to make investments commensurate with maintaining and improving the department's national and international reputation. Applicants are expected to complement the areas of concentration currently existing within the department. Interested parties should submit a formal letter of application, current curriculum vitae, and supporting letters from at least three references qualified to assess the applicant's professional achievements and suitability for the position to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Electronic submission is preferred. If you cannot submit electronically, applications can be mailed to: Chair, CAS Search Committee, 111 Sparks Building, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802. Applications received by October 15, 2010, will receive first priority, although all applications will be considered until the search is concluded. For additional information, contact Nicola Kiver, Executive Assistant to the Dean at email@example.com. For more information about our department, please visit our website at http://cas.la.psu.edu/. Penn State is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce.
Chair, CAS Search Committee