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Job description

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Job no: 676473
Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Communication Arts Sciences
Department: Journalism 10010494
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Fixed Term Faculty, PR/Media/Graphics/Comm/Fund Raising, Union
Working/Functional Title

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Position Summary

The School of Journalism at Michigan State University is seeking outstanding candidates for anticipated fixed-term (non-tenure stream) faculty positions in journalism and mass media. These are part-time positions. Primary responsibilities will be teaching either online or campus classes.

Responsibilities will include some combination of the following: teaching a course or courses in journalism and media that students can apply in careers in news media and other industries.

Position’s rank will be at the level of Assistant Instructor, Instructor or Assistant Professor, depending on qualifications. Appointment will be for one semester beginning spring 2021. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Interested candidates should apply via the MSU job application website at

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

Required Degree

Doctorate -Journalism and Mass Communication or related

Minimum Requirements

Degree requirements differ depending on rank. Professional experience in journalism and mass communication or related area; commitment to working as part of a team; and excellent communication and leadership skills.

Desired Qualifications

Teaching experience is desired.

Required Application Materials

CV, Cover Letter

Special Instructions

Department Website:

Interested candidates should apply via the MSU job application website at

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MSU Statement

Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.

Advertised: Oct 6, 2020 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Oct 6, 2022 Eastern Daylight Time




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