Assistant Professor of Journalism

Main Campus, Fairmont
Apr 06, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Duties and Responsibilities Teaching load consists of four courses per semester, placement and supervision of student internships, supervision of student publications, and collection and documentation of program and course assessment data. The instructor will advise students who have journalism as a teaching field or minor track; will serve on departmental and university committees; will attend faculty meetings and be available for consultation and in-service programs.

Minimum Required Education Ph.D. in Journalism, Mass Communication or closely-related discipline (ABD candidates may be considered)

Required Licenses and/or Certifications N/A

Type and Amount of Experience Needed We are particularly seeking candidates with scholarly and professional experience in writing for emerging media in a range of formats which might include blogs, videoblogs/podcasts, digital storytelling, and social media.

Preferred Qualifications Professional experience and excellence in teaching at the university level.

Special Conditions

Notes To Applicants All applicants MUST complete an online application; paper applications cannot be accepted. Please note that candidates invited to interview are required to bring copies of all academic transcripts to the interview event.