Tenure-Track, Assistant/Associate Professor of Mass Communication, Journalism, & Digital Media ...
Posting DetailsPosition Information Posting Number F0600902 Position Title Tenure-Track, Assistant/Associate Professor of Mass Communication, Journalism, & Digital Media Production Department Communications FLSA Exempt General Description
The Department of Communications at the University of North Alabama invites applications for a Tenure-Track Assistant/Associate Professor position in Mass Communication – Journalism & Digital Media Production, beginning Fall 2019. An earned doctorate in Journalism, Mass Communication, or a closely related field is required. (ABD’s will be considered but the degree must be completed by the time of appointment).
The successful candidate should have professional experience in print, digital, audio or video journalism. Primary academic instruction will focus on teaching students the fundamentals of journalistic writing, ethics, production, and professional practices. Courses will include Media Writing, Basic Reporting, Advanced Reporting, and other communication courses as assigned. The candidate will teach a 3-3 load and will be expected to maintain an appropriate level of scholastic activity and service necessary to secure tenure and promotion with the Department of Communications.
The successful candidate also will serve as Student Media Advisor to award-winning publications The Flor-Ala and Diorama. Experience advising student publications, managing student staff, and administering budgets is a plus.Essential Job Duties Additional Duties Knowledge Skills and Abilities Minimum Qualifications
An earned doctorate in Journalism, Mass Communication, or a closely related field is required. (ABD’s will be considered but the degree must be completed by the time of appointment). Experience advising student publications, managing student staff, and administering budgets is a plus.Licenses, Certifications, or Registrations Essential Physical Requirements Environmental Working Conditions Special Vision Requirements Salary Range Commensurate with qualifications and experience. Is the position Full-Time or Part-Time? Full-Time Duration of Appointment/Assignment Affirmative Action Statement
UNA is an equal opportunity employer committed to achieving excellence and strength through diversity. UNA seeks a wide range of applicants for this position so that one of our core values, ethnic and cultural diversity, will be affirmed.Position Type Faculty Posting Date 10/17/2018 Closing Date Open Until Filled Yes Supplemental Questions
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- * Do you have an earned doctorate in Journalism, Mass Communication or a closely-related field?
- No, but I have ABD status.
- * Do you have experience advising student publications, managing student staff, and/or administering budgets?
- No, none.
- Yes, experience with one or more.
- Yes, experience with all.
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