The University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications seeks an assistant professor to join our sports media and communication program starting in August 2021. The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in advertising, journalism, communication, sports management or a related field; professional experience in sports information, sports promotion, sports marketing, or a related field; and demonstrated teaching ability at the college level. We are particularly interested in a candidate who has an active and contemporary research agenda with evidence of or potential for external funding.
As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.Minimum Required Qualifications
Minimum qualifications include aPh.D. in advertising, journalism, communication, sports management or a related field.Preferred Qualifications
Preferred qualifications include professional experience in sports information, sports promotion, sports marketing, or a related field; evidence of successful college level teaching experience; evidence of published scholarly work in relevant peer-reviewed journals; a record of external support for research and/or creative work; and evidence of strong leadership and service contributions to an academic program.Pre-Placement Driving Record Review RequiredCriminal History Background Check RequiredNoPosted SalaryHow to Apply
Click “Apply to this job” and complete the information form. Attach a letter of application; a detailed curriculum vita that includes information on education, experience and qualifications; and a list of three references with complete contact information.For questions or accommodations related to this position contact
Allison Wortmann, PHR
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- Letter of Interest
- Curriculum Vitae
- List of References