Reports to: Darrell Hobson, Dean
August 15, 2015, or as negotiated
Assistant/Associate Professor of Communication.
Northwest University seeks a professor of Communication with expertise in new media and/or visual communication. The successful candidate will be able to teach courses in mass communication, digital media, media writing, and other forms of media communication. Academic preparation in web design and other forms of visual communication is also desirable. We seek professors who are familiar with new technologies and emphasize the principles of broader communication concepts that help students think critically about the discipline of communication. Candidates must possess a meaningful commitment to Jesus Christ, the church, and the Gospel, and a strong commitment to teaching in a small Christian university. We strongly encourage women and minorities to apply.
The search committee will begin reviewing applications in December 2014 and will continue until the position is filled.
Dependent on education and experience and based upon the established faculty salary schedule.
For consideration, please submit all of the following:
Application materials may be submitted via email to email@example.com
Search procedures will be closed, when a sufficient number of qualified applicants have been identified. Applicants are urged to provide sufficient information, so that the application file may be considered complete at the end of the search period.
Northwest University is a Christian coeducational undergraduate and graduate institution, related to the Assemblies of God, offering baccalaureate and master's, and doctoral level education. The sixty-acre campus is located in Kirkland, Washington, just ten miles from downtown Seattle. The campus is an ideal setting for study, recreation, and inspiration and is centrally located and convenient to industry, business, and commercial activities.
We, the people of Northwest University, carry the call of God by continually building a learning community dedicated to spiritual vitality, academic excellence, and empowered engagement with human need.
In addition, all faculty members at Northwest University must subscribe to our Statement of Faith.
In view of its distinctive philosophy, Northwest University seeks to provide education which will introduce the student to the organized fields of learning and will acquaint the student with the Christian theistic view of the world and of people and their culture. Such an education is intended to develop the whole person in a balanced and useful manner.
The academic program includes majors and areas of concentration in over forty fields of study including ten graduate programs. Sixty-seven full-time faculty members and seventy-three part-time instructors teach 1,740 students. Over sixty-seven percent of the faculty holds the doctoral degree, twenty-four percent are tenured, and forty-three percent are women.
Northwest University is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (regional). The University is endorsed by the Commission on Christian Higher Education of the Assemblies of God. The University also holds membership in the Council of Christian Colleges and Universities.
Northwest University's College of Business is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). The Buntain School of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.