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We welcome you to apply for the following faculty appointments:


VISITING ASSISTANT PROFESSOR IN ART HISTORY

Any area from 500 to 1600

Department of History

Posted: May 19, 2014

The Department of History at Duquesne University invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of art history with any geographic and historical focus between 500 and 1600. The successful candidate will teach a 4/4 load in the 2014-2015 academic year that may include the following introductory classes: Understanding Art, Arts and the Human Experience, the first half of the Art History Survey, Introduction to Modern Art, and the History of Western Architecture. The successful candidate also may have the opportunity to teach one or more upper level courses in their area of expertise. This is a non-renewable full-time teaching position that begins in August 2014. Persons who are ABD will be considered, and demonstrated teaching experience is expected. For more information, please consult Duquesne's Human Resources site at http://www.duq.edu/work-at-du/human-resources-home.

To apply please send a cover letter, CV, and the contact information for three references to: arthistoryVAP@gmail.com. Letter and questions should be addressed to Art History Search Committee, Department of History, Duquesne University, 603 College Hall, Pittsburgh, PA, 15282.

Interviews may begin on or before June 2, 2014, and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.Applicants must be willing to contribute actively to the mission and to respect the Spiritan Catholic identity of Duquesne University. The mission is implemented through a commitment to academic excellence, a spirit of service, moral and spiritual values, sensitivity to world concerns, and an ecumenical campus community.

Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Motivated by its Catholic identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer.


VISITING ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF CLASSICS

The Department of Classics of Duquesne University, Pittsburgh PA, invites applications for the position of Visiting Assistant Professor of Classics for the Academic Year 2014-2015. Candidates with specializations in Ancient History and Classical Archaeology are particularly encouraged to apply. The Fall 2014 course load will consist of an undergraduate Roman History survey, a freshman Learning Community course on the hero in antiquity, and a section of Intermediate Latin. The Spring 2015 teaching assignment, to be determined, will include a course on a topic in Classical Archaeology which the candidate may propose. PhD in hand at the time of appointment is desirable, but applicants at the ABD stage are also welcome.

The Department intends to make an appointment at as early a date as possible and will review applications continuously. Interested individuals are asked to send a letter of application and a current CV to Professor Stephen T. Newmyer (newmyer@duq.edu) and Professor Sarah Alison Miller (millers2578@duq.edu). Letters of recommendation may be requested subsequently.

Applicants must be willing to contribute actively to the mission and to respect the Spiritan Catholic identity of Duquesne University. The mission is implemented through a commitment to academic excellence, a spirit of service, moral and spiritual values, sensitivity to world concerns, and an ecumenical campus community.

Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Motivated by its Catholic identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer.


ASSISTANT PROFESSOR - Integrated Marketing Communication/Corporate Communication/Philosophy of Communication

Department of Communication & Rhetorical Studies

Posting Date:  10-24-13 - Job Posting Number:  TBD

Integrated Marketing Communication/Corporate Communication/Philosophy of Communication. Tenure-track position requires commitment to three coordinates: 1) integrated marketing communication/corporate communication/ taught from a philosophy of communication standpoint embracing a constructive hermeneutic within a humanities tradition; 2) undergraduate & graduate teaching; 3) scholarship leading to publication commensurate with a Ph.D. granting department. Ph.D. preferred by August 2014. Salary is negotiable, based on qualifications, and supplemented by an excellent benefits program.

Philosophy of communication and corporate communication/integrated marketing communication from a philosophy of communication perspective undergird our commitment to theoretical rigor and ethical and effective communicative practices at all curricular levels. Scholarly and teaching interest in the relationship between rhetoric, corporate communication, & constructive marketplace application expected. Interest in philosophy of communication approach to communication ethics expected.

Record or promise of teaching excellence and commitment to working with students and faculty required. Undergraduate/graduate instruction in Professional Communication in Integrated Marketing, Business and Professional Communication, Integrated Marketing Communication (IMC) Functions: Public Relations, IMC Functions: Advertising, IMC Strategies: Public Relations, IMC Strategies: Advertising, Event Planning, and related courses expected, as well as assisting with extracurricular activities (Public Relationship Student Society of America [PRSSA], Advertising Club).

A successful candidate will support and contribute actively to the mission of Duquesne University and will show respect for the Spiritan Catholic identity of Duquesne University. The mission is implemented through a commitment to academic excellence, a spirit of service, moral and spiritual values, sensitivity to world concerns, and an ecumenical campus community. Please send letter of application, curriculum vitae, supporting materials & the names of three references electronically to the Search Committee at harden@duq.edu. Review of applications will commence immediately and proceed until a suitable candidate is hired. We will be interviewing at NCA in Washington, D. C.

The Department of Communication & Rhetorical Studies is one of the largest programs in the McAnulty College & Graduate School of Liberal Arts and offers undergraduate degrees in IMC, Corporate Communication, Communication Studies, and Rhetoric; the MA in Communication, and the Ph.D. in Rhetoric.

Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Motivated by its Catholic identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer.


ASSISTANT PROFESSOR - Corporate/Integrated Marketing Communication/Philosophy of Communication

Department of Communication & Rhetorical Studies

Posting Date:  10-24-13 - Job Posting Number:  TBD

Corporate Communication/Integrated Marketing Communication/Philosophy of Communication. Tenure-track position requires commitment to three coordinates: 1) corporate communication/integrated marketing communication taught from a philosophy of communication standpoint embracing a constructive hermeneutic within a humanities tradition; 2) undergraduate & graduate teaching; 3) scholarship leading to publication commensurate with a Ph.D. granting department. Ph.D. preferred by August 2014. Salary is negotiable, based on qualifications, and supplemented by an excellent benefits program.

Philosophy of communication and corporate communication/integrated marketing communication from a philosophy of communication perspective undergird our commitment to theoretical rigor and ethical and effective communicative practices at all curricular levels. Scholarly and teaching interest in the relationship between rhetoric, corporate communication, & constructive marketplace application expected. Interest in philosophy of communication approach to communication ethics expected.

Record or promise of teaching excellence and commitment to working with students and faculty required. Undergraduate/graduate instruction in Professional Communication in Integrated Marketing, Business and Professional Communication, Integrated Marketing Communication (IMC) Functions: Public Relations, IMC Strategies: Public Relations, IMC Strategies: Advertising, Event Planning: Communication Architecture, Strategic Corporate Communication, and related courses expected, as well as assisting with extracurricular activities (Public Relationship Student Society of America [PRSSA], Advertising Club, and Internship).

A successful candidate will support and contribute actively to the mission of Duquesne University and will show respect for the Spiritan Catholic identity of Duquesne University. The mission is implemented through a commitment to academic excellence, a spirit of service, moral and spiritual values, sensitivity to world concerns, and an ecumenical campus community.  Please send letter of application, curriculum vitae, supporting materials & the names of three references electronically to the Search Committee at harden@duq.edu. Review of applications will commence immediately and proceed until a suitable candidate is hired. We will be interviewing at NCA in Washington, D. C.

The Department of Communication & Rhetorical Studies is one of the largest programs in the McAnulty College & Graduate School of Liberal Arts and offers undergraduate degrees in IMC, Corporate Communication, Communication Studies, and Rhetoric; the MA in Communication, and the Ph.D. in Rhetoric.

Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Motivated by its Catholic identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer.


ASSISTANT PROFESSOR - AMERICAN POLITICS / PUBLIC POLICY

Department of Political Science

Posting Date:  10-24-13 - Job Posting Number:  TBD

The Department of Political Science at Duquesne University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor position in American politics and public policy. Possible department interests include but are not limited to domestic and foreign policy, security and intelligence, and US. energy/shale policy. Candidates must be able to teach courses in a range of settings from undergraduate introductory to Masters level courses in Duquesne's Graduate Center for Social and Public Policy. Candidates will be expected to continue the Department's tradition of excellence in teaching and scholarship. Applicants must be willing to contribute actively to the mission of the University as well as show respect for the Spiritan Catholic identity of Duquesne University. The mission is implemented through a commitment to academic excellence, a spirit of service, moral and spiritual values, sensitivity to world concerns, and an ecumenical campus community. Duquesne is located in downtown Pittsburgh, PA. The city, frequently ranked as America's most livable according to Places Rated Almanac, enjoys rich educational, cultural, and recreational resources.

The Search Committee will begin its review of applications on December 1, 2013 and will continue reviewing applications until the position is filled. Ph.D. by start date strongly preferred. Applications from female and minority candidates are strongly encouraged. Applicants should submit (1) a detailed cover letter describing research interests and teaching experience; (2) a curriculum vitae; (3) a single best piece of scholarship no longer than 40 pages; (4) teaching evaluations, if available; and (5) three letters of recommendation to be submitted directly from references. Additional information may be required at a later date. All materials must be submitted as e-mail attachments, with applicant's name in subject line, to the department's administrative assistant, Joan Lapyczak: lapyczak@duq.edu. Start date is August 11, 2014. Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Duquesne University is Catholic in its mission and ecumenical in spirit. Motivated by its Catholic identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer.


ASSISTANT PROFESSOR - PSYCHOLOGY

(2) Tenure-Track Openings

Posting Date 10-11-13 - Job Posting Number:  TBD

The Psychology Department of Duquesne University has two tenure-track assistant professor positions, starting August 2014. Committed to the articulation of Psychology as a Human Science, our faculty affirms the importance of a philosophically informed perspective on psychological theory, research and clinical practice. This commitment finds expression in contemporary applications of approaches that include existentialism, post-structuralism, phenomenology, critical theory, psychoanalysis, neuroscience, hermeneutics, feminism, narrative and critical community psychologies, humanistic and transpersonal psychologies. Successful candidates will want to join the conversation among these perspectives, as well as express interest in clinical psychology, clinical supervision, cultural diversity/difference, and/or interpretative and qualitative research.
Our APA-accredited program values diversity, and welcomes and encourages applications from women and minorities.

Interested persons should send a cover letter, vita, three letters of recommendation, and samples of scholarship to:

Dr. Eva Simms
Faculty Search Committee
Psychology Department
Duquesne University
600 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15282

Application Review will begin January 6, 2014. For additional information, please visit our website (www.duq.edu/psychology), send us an email (psychology@duq.edu), or call (412-396.6520).

The applicant must be willing to contribute actively to the mission and respect the Spiritan Catholic identity of Duquesne University. The mission is implemented through a commitment to academic excellence, a spirit of service, moral and spiritual values, sensitivity to world concerns and ecumenical campus community.

Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Motivated by its Catholic identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer.