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Tenure Track Multimedia Faculty

Multimedia Tenure-Track Faculty (Rank Open)

Point Park University’s School of Communication is seeking a full-time, tenure-track faculty member in multimedia, to begin the Fall of 2014.  The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in digital media and graphic and web design.  Courses may include but not be limited to: Graphic Design, Print Graphics, Advertising Graphics, Motion Graphics, Web Design, Typography, Digital Photography and Video Production and Editing.  The successful candidate must be qualified to chair graduate thesis committees and supervise independent studies as well as perform other faculty responsibilities such as research, student advising, and service. Rank and salary are commensurate with credentials and experience.


A terminal degree in a communication field, demonstrated familiarity with journalism and new media platforms, and university teaching experience are required; substantial professional media experience is preferred. ABD candidates will be considered.

Application Procedure:

Applicants should submit a letter of application, resume, and transcripts of all university work, and a list of the names, addresses, e-mail addresses, and phone numbers of four professional references.  Mail application materials to Dr. Steven Hallock, Director, School ofCommunication, Point Park University, 201 Wood Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15222 or shallock@pointpark.edu.  Timely electronic copies are encouraged.  Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

About the University:

Point Park University is located in the heart of downtown Pittsburgh.  Faculty and students benefit from a broad, storied, and dynamic professional media environment.  The University’s School of Communication provides 600 students with a versatile, sustainable, professional communication education through sound academic coursework and significant, multiplatform, experiential learning opportunities.  The School’s curriculum represents broad set of specialties: journalism, public relations & advertising, and visual and interactive communication. For additional information, visit the Point Park University Web site, http://www.pointpark.edu.

Point Park University is an Equal Opportunity Employer