Job Posting

Adjunct Faculty-Professional Communication


Position Type:

  • Part Time
  • Faculty

Location:

  • Online

Franklin University, located in Columbus, Ohio, is seeking part-time adjunct faculty to teach a Professional Communication course.  This course will be taught in an online format during our Fall 2021 term. 

In this course students will learn how to apply principles of intelligent visual design to professional communication and self-presentation. The focus will be on helping students reframe how to look outward to the professional world, and how to get professionals to view them as great employees and collaborators. How do you seek information to better understand organizations and professional opportunities? How do you present yourself to employers or prospective clients? Throughout the course students will receive professional mentoring and participate in an informational interview. Students will enhance their skills in impression management and communication through social media such as Linked In, blogs, and digital portfolios. Each assignment is tailored to fit the students’ professional goals and career path. This course is intended for all academic majors.

Minimum qualifications include an MS or MA degree or other graduate-level terminal degree in Communication, Strategic Communication, Public Relations, English with Business Communication focus, Human Resources or closely related field, or a minimum of 18 graduate credit hours in Communication or English with Business Communication focus.   

Diverse candidates are encouraged to apply.

About Franklin University

Founded in 1902, Franklin University has built its reputation on removing barriers to higher education for ambitious adults who must balance their educational goals with other commitments. Accredited and nonprofit, Franklin has earned its long-standing reputation as an innovator in online education. The University offers applied, in-demand undergraduate, master’s and doctorate programs that enable adult learners to achieve their educational and professional goals. From entrepreneurs to CEOs, more than 50,000 Franklin alumni can be found around the world contributing to the communities in which they live and work.

Franklin University is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational and workplace environment. Franklin does not discriminate on the basis of age, religion, race, ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, immigration status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or familial status, disability, or veteran or military status.