The Advanced Academic Programs (AAP) is a division of the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences at the Johns Hopkins University (JHU). As the nation's oldest and one of the most prestigious research universities, Johns Hopkins offers high-quality master's degrees and post-baccalaureate education to students in the mid-Atlantic region and online. In addition to the online programs, AAP also offers master's degrees and graduate certificate programs at its Washington, DC Center and at the Homewood campus in Baltimore, MD. AAP has approximately 18,000 enrollments each academic year. JHU is committed to hiring candidates who, through their teaching and service, will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
The Advanced Academic Programs (AAP) division seeks non-tenure track adjunct faculty to teach in the Digital Communication, Public and Media Relations, Corporate and Non-profit, Health Communication, and Political Communication concentrations. For a full list of program courses please visit our catalogue: https://e-catalogue.jhu.edu/arts-sciences/advanced-academic-programs/programs/communication-master-arts/#requirementstext. The instructor will teach online or on campus at the Washington, DC campus, located at 1717 Massachusetts Avenue. Of particular interest are candidates who have experience teaching and engaging students from diverse backgrounds.
Minimum Qualifications:A successful candidate would ideally be able to begin teaching in August 2022.
A Master's degree in Communication or in a relevant field, such as Journalism and Media Studies
Professional and/or scholarly experience in Communication
One year of college-level teaching experience
A Ph.D. or terminal degree in Communication or in a relevant field, such as Journalism and Media Studies
The background to teach a wide variety of courses in Communication
The ability to teach both on campus and online courses
The position will remain open until filled.
Candidates must submit the following:
Cover letter (in your cover letter, please indicate for which course(s) you are applying to teach)
Teaching evaluations for three most recently taught courses.
References upon request.
The selected candidate will be expected to undergo a background check and to submit proof of educational attainment.
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