Adjunct Teaching Opportunities

Teach PR Writing at Seattle U

Do you love writing? Are you an AP Style guru?


The Communication Department at Seattle University is looking for an Instructor to teach Strategic Communication Writing (CMME-3300) as an adjunct faculty member, at least one class per quarter for the 2018-2019 school year and possibly beyond.

Our ideal candidate has a professional background in PR, Advertising, Journalism, or a related field. The candidate should also demonstrate expertise in creating high-quality content in the form of website landing pages, social media writing, press releases, speeches, PowerPoint presentations, and copywriting. Copy editing experience and proficiency in AP Style are preferred. A Master’s Degree in a related field is required. Experience teaching is preferred, but we’re open to new teachers.

The class, with enrollment of about 20 students per quarter, is required for Communication and Media majors in our Strategic Communications specialization and an elective for others in the major.
The salary range is $4,000-$5,000 per quarter. If you’re interested in the position, please send a cover letter and resume ASAP to the Communication Department Chair, Dr. Chris Paul, at We will review applications on a rolling basis starting on 1 April.

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Phone: 206.296.2034