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Assistant Professor of Agricultural Communication
We are excited to announce that the Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership is hiring! We are looking to fill a new assistant professor position in the agricultural communication program here at Ohio State. This tenure-track position is a 9-month appointment with 75% teaching and 25% research responsibilities.

Our goal is to bring in a team member whose life experiences and expertise will help us reach stakeholders who have been historically underserved. Preferred areas of interest include, but are not limited to, risk and crisis communications, public relations and marketing, and news and feature writing.

Candidates must have earned a PhD in agricultural communication, journalism, mass communications, public relations, or a related field by the Aug. 15 start date, so doctoral candidates are encouraged to apply! Review of applications will begin after January 10, 2022.

Please feel free to share this announcement with prospective candidates, and to contact Committee Co-Chairs Dr. Annie Specht (614-292-1626; and Dr. Joy Rumble (330-287-1368;, or ACEL Department Chair Dr. Shannon Washburn (614-292-6909; with any questions.

A complete position description is available here.