University of St. Thomas

Faculty and Department Chair – Department

of Communication


The University of St. Thomas (UST), a private Catholic University committed to the liberal arts and the religious and intellectual tradition of Catholic higher education, located in Houston, Texas, near the vibrant central business district, Texas Medical Center, and museum district, is seeking applicants for a full-time faculty member (open rank) to serve as department chair of the Department of Communication.


Summary:  This will be a full-time (open rank) position to serve as professor and chair of the Communication Department beginning fall 2021.  To be considered for this position, candidates must hold a doctorate in Journalism/Public Relations or Mass Communication. Expertise in digital media is preferred.  Candidates must have experience in department-level academic administration. The successful candidate will have demonstrated success and dedication to undergraduate teaching and advising, an active research agenda, professional engagement with the industry, and experience securing and supervising internships.  The successful candidate must demonstrate an entrepreneurial mindset with regard to programmatic and curricular innovation.


The University of St. Thomas is an Equal Opportunity Employer



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