Liberty University’s hiring practices and EEO Statement are fully in compliance with both federal and state law. Federal law creates an exception to the “religion” component of the employment discrimination laws for religious organizations (including educational institutions), and permits them to give employment preference to members of their own religion. Liberty University is in that category.Position Title:
Adjunct Professor - Journalism CoursesDoes this position require driving?:
NoJob Summary/Basic Function:
The School of Communication & the Arts invites applications for Adjunct Faculty to teach online undergraduate courses in journalism. The applicant is expected to teach the core principles of journalism. The applicant should be qualified to teach courses in Media Writing, Social Media Writing, and Journalism.Minimum Qualifications:
The qualified applicant will have an earned Masters’s in the field. The applicant needs to have documented experience in journalism. The applicant will be expected to guide and mentor student journalists. Online faculty must have regular access to and familiarity with the Internet/e-mail.
Master’s in a related field (with professional experience) required.Preferred Qualifications:
* Terminal degree in Communication or JournalismWork Hours:
* Professional Experience
* Three years or more of full-time online teaching experience at the graduate levels, and a strong record of professional achievement.
* History of publication in academic or trade journals for communication or journalism.
* Established research and/or professional content agenda.
08/01/2022Special Instructions for Applicants:
Please note that while unofficial transcripts are required during this stage of the application process, official transcripts for all conferred degrees (excluding Associate’s degrees) will be required should the department select you for an interview.Quicklink:
In the references section of the application, please submit the names of two professional references and one pastoral reference. Your pastoral reference must be from your current church pastor, or someone within a leadership position within your current church. The pastoral reference cannot be an immediate or extended family member.
If you have any questions regarding this posting, please contact the Faculty Hiring Office at [email protected].