The College of Communication at The University of Alabama is
seeking a new Dean.
The dean must be able to lead the diverse interests of the
college; build continuing commmitment to high quality scholarship
and teaching and to cultural and ethnic diversity among faculty,
staff, and students.
In addition, applicants may provide evidence of any of the
---deep commitment to teaching and learning
---ability and desire to develop relationships with external
constituencies of the college, particularly in the areas of
fundraising and job placement
---outstanding academic record, usually including an earned
doctorate or other terminal degree
---significant professional experience in media-related industry
---significant experience in academic administration or
---record of outstanding scholarship in communication-related
---understanding of the multiple missions of the college's
undergraduate, master's level, and doctoral programs, as well as
its service departments
---experience at writing and executing grants
The college has 1,350 undergrad. and 140 grad. students in its
four academic programs--AV/PR, Journalism, Speech comm., Telecomm.
& Film. The college operates 2 radio stations, a production center
for public TV programming.
Send a letter of appl., curriculum vitae and three reference to:
Prof. Jim Stovall
Dept. of Journalism
University of Alabama
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0172