Department: Office of the Dean - College of Fine Arts & Mass Communication
Associates degree in public relations, marketing and/or advertising. Three years of related experience. Prior experience in Fine Arts and/or Mass Communications would be helpful. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Provide vision, leadership, policy development, and management for an integrated marketing, public relations, and advertising program and related communications to promote and advance the College of Fine Arts and Mass Communication.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
Lead the development and implementation of plans to strategically market the College of Fine Arts and Mass Communication internally to students, faculty, and staff, and externally to prospective students and their parents, alumni, friends, and community leaders. Use various media types to encourage attendance at performances. Support student recruitment, related publications, communications, advertising, special events, and fund-raising. Coordinate work of student team that will assist with public relations, marketing, and/or graphic design. Performs other related duties as assigned.
For more than 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor it...s historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.