Clinical Assistant Professor of Mass Communication

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Position Title:

Clinical Assistant Professor of Mass Communication




Clinical Assistant Professor

FLSA status:


Hiring Salary:

Commensurate with education and experience.

Position Type:

Interim Full Time


College of Arts & Media


Dept of Mass Communication

Open Date:



Contact Name:

Marcus Funk


Associate Professor
Mass Communication Department
Box 2207
Huntsville, TX 77341

Contact Phone:


Contact Email:

[email protected]

Duties Performed in the Usual Course of the Job:

The position will teach courses in the Department of Mass Communication in the areas of studio production, news production, and broadcast performance. The position is expected to serve on department committees, participate in departmental activities, assist with department and university projects as well as oversee activities in the production studios. The service component, which extends through the summer months, will include coordinating operations for SHSU’s radio and tv stations, which will consist of maintaining the FCC logbook, keeping up with the FCC requirements, maintaining license renewals, etc.

The successful candidate should be passionate about mentoring students and preparing them for entering the workforce.

Educational Requirements for the Position:

Master’s degree preferred, other degrees will be considered with commensurate experience.

Experience Required for the Position:

Minimum of 2 years of production experience.
Teaching experience in higher education.

Open Until Filled:


EEO Statement:

Sam Houston State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and Smoke/Drug-Free Workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, ancestry, marital status, citizenship, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, or gender identity or expression. Sam Houston State University is an “at will” employer. Employees with a contract will have additional terms and conditions. Security sensitive positions at SHSU require background checks in accordance with Education Code § 51.215.




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Job No:
Posted: 4/28/2021
Application Due: 7/27/2021
Work Type: Full Time