Asst. Lecturer Position in Multimedia Journalism and/or TV Production
The Department of Communication at the University of Toledo seeks a dynamic candidate to teach multimedia journalism. Teaching would primarily focus on integrated journalism and production in a multimedia lab environment. Candidates should be prepared to teach undergraduate multimedia courses such as reporting, photojournalism, TV production, advanced TV production, social media, integrated journalism, and podcasting, as well as other departmental core media courses as appropriate. Candidates should be prepared to contribute to curriculum development emphasizing cross-discipline integration of new media technologies and multi-platform journalism. Teaching expectations are four to five courses per semester and the advising of a student media group and other university service. This position will begin in August 2021.
Applicants must have professional experience in multimedia journalism or TV production or a closely related field, and a Master’s Degree in Communication or a related field. Degree must be completed by start date, with appropriate production experience.
Knowledge of multimedia tools such as Final Cut Pro and Adobe Premiere and other Adobe Creative Cloud software as well as web technologies. Previous teaching experience in this field.
Applications must be made online at https://jobs.utoledo.edu/ under the “Faculty” tab and application materials must include the following materials only:
- A cover letter that clearly articulates candidate’s qualifications, education and professional broadcasting experience;
- Curriculum vitae;
- Links of two examples of published work and or/creative works;
- List of references able to address the candidate’s qualification for this position.
Initial review of applications will begin as soon as possible and will remain open until filled.
Questions may be directed to Department Chair, Dr. Ben Myers at [email protected].
The University of Toledo offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical and dental benefits, tuition remission, and much more. The University of Toledo has a strong commitment to the principles and practices of diversity throughout the university community and we welcome candidates who would enhance that diversity.
The University of Toledo is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and educator. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and covered veterans.