Clinical Assistant Professor of Mass Communication (Sports Broadcasting) - 2 positions to be filled

Location
Huntsville
Posted
May 11, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Requisition Number: 201700018F

Department: Dept of Mass Communication

Experience Requirement: The successful candidate must have professional experience in a television or video production multi-camera environment, be proficient as a director and have the ability to do post-production work. The athletic events are live multi-camera productions (Basketball, Baseball, Volleyball, and Soccer) many of which are broadcast to ESPN 3.

Usual Duties: The position will teach courses in the Department of Mass Communication and support initiatives of the DELTA Center. The position duties include producing multi-camera video packages and original sports programming; traveling to various competition sites to provide coverage; directing student crews in the production of video content and providing video coverage to commercial media outlets. The successful candidate will serve on department committees and teach online and/or internship courses as assigned. The final candidate will be required to work nights and weekends as necessary.

Degree Requirements: Master's degree preferred, other degrees will be considered with commensurate experience.

Other Requirements for the Position: First-hand experience using TriCaster preferred and a clean driving record is required. A combination of education, experience, and training would produce the required knowledge and abilities to be considered. The ideal candidate would have experience producing athletic programs and a desire to work with college students in studio and field media production environments. Have strong organizational, writing and communications skills and the ability to work effectively within a diverse population. Other duties as assigned. Online teaching will be required.‚Äč