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Business Communication Full-Time Faculty Position Opening at Assistant Teaching Professor Level in Teaching Track

Primary professional responsibilities:  Teaching in Carnegie Mellon University’s Tepper School of Business Masters and Undergraduate programs and service to the Tepper Business School and the wider Carnegie Mellon University community.  Teaching will focus on business and management communications in both written and oral practices.  Full-Time Teaching Track faculty members teach a minimum of 12 units per year, equivalent to six semester-long courses.  The teaching track at Carnegie Mellon University is a career track and is not a temporary or adjunct teaching track.

Starting date:  Fall of Academic Year 2021-22

Salary:  Commensurate with academic preparation and professional experience.

Academic Qualifications

PhD in business communications or related discipline (e.g., English, Rhetoric, Communication Studies) with at least 3 years of teaching experience.  The successful candidate will be expected to work cooperatively with faculty and staff in the school and communicate and work effectively with a diverse campus community.  Candidates must demonstrate a potential for and commitment to teaching excellence.  Candidates with prior business communications teaching, additional business experience, and/or


The Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon consistently ranks among the top business schools in the world at both the graduate and undergraduate levels.  All Tepper School programs emphasize communication, leadership, innovation, global focus, quantitative decision making and analytical approaches to problem solving for which the Tepper School is renowned.  Faculty enrich the diverse and relatively small university community that prides itself on the open exchange of ideas, where discovery, creativity, and personal and professional development can flourish.  For more information about programs at the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon, please go  For more information about Carnegie Mellon University, please go to

Application Instructions

Candidates should submit a cover letter, a current curriculum vitae and any evidence of business experience, three recommendation letters, and an official transcript from an institution offering highest degree via Interfolio ( by April 30, 2021.

If you have any questions, please contact Ms. Rosanne Christy, Faculty Search Coordinator for Communications at  or 412-268-1350.