Associate Professor of Strategic Communications

Boston University College of Communication is hiring experienced public relations and communications practitioners for associate professor of strategic communications positions. We are eager to have colleagues who support BU’s institutional commitment to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and diverse workplace where all constituents can thrive.

The associate professor position ( is ideal for an accomplished advertising or public relations practitioner, OR someone with a national reputation in strategic communication research. Professional candidates should have a BA/BS in Communication or a related area, with significant professional experience in strategic communication in a senior leadership position. Scholarly candidates should have a PhD in communication or a related field, as well as a program of research, an international reputation as a scholar, and the demonstration of potential for continued research productivity.

Candidates for this position will have the potential to teach a variety of undergraduate and graduate courses, including Consumer Insights, Advertising and Brand Strategy, Marketing Research Communication Strategy, Media Relations, Financial & Strategic Management for Communication Professionals, Research Methods, and advanced-level classes in one’s specialty area. See the job description for more details on qualifications and application instructions.