Journalism - LECTURERS

Ithaca, Tompkins County / Ithaca College, Tompkins County
Jul 02, 2014



The Department of Journalism is creating a pool of qualified candidates for part-time lecturer positions to teach courses in Journalism for the fall and spring of the 2014-2015 academic year. Possible openings may include, but are not limited to, courses in: Introduction to Journalism, Journalism Research, Journalism History and News Editing.


Significant professional journalism or related experience required. Master's degree in journalism or a related area plus college teaching experience preferred; significant industry experience plus a bachelor's degree may be substituted for a master's degree.

Department Description:

College Introduction: Ithaca College, a comprehensive residential campus community of 7000 students, offers a learning experience that combines the best of the liberal arts and professional education. Our new strategic plan, IC 20/20, positions us to offer a truly distinct integrative learning experience that allows us to graduate students who are ready for the personal, professional, and global challenges of our age. We seek candidates who embrace integrative learning and want to be a part of this exciting time in Ithaca College history. Nestled in the heart of New York State's scenic Finger Lakes region, Ithaca College sits atop South Hill overlooking picturesque Cayuga Lake and is just minutes away from the city center. Combining small town warmth and charm with the vibrancy of a college community, the thriving and culturally diverse city of Ithaca has been rated by Kiplinger's as one of the top 10 places to live in the U.S. To learn more about Ithaca College, visit us at Ithaca College continually strives to build an inclusive and welcoming community of individuals, with diverse talents and skills from a multitude of backgrounds, who are committed to civility, mutual respect, social justice, and the free and open exchange of ideas. Successful candidates will demonstrate an ability to teach in ways that value the varied learning needs and interests of a culturally diverse student population and that reflect a commitment to encouraging the success of all students.

Instructions for submitting your application: Interested applicants should apply online at and attach a letter of interest, resume/vita, and a list containing the contact information for three professional references. Questions about the online application should be directed to the Office of Human Resources at (607)274-8000. Additional information about the College and School is available at our website: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.

Target Start Date: Aug 27, 2014

if temporary, anticipated end date: May 15, 2015

FLSA Status: Exempt

Opening Date (Period for Applying) - External: Jan 20, 2014, 12:00:00 AM

Benefit eligible: non-benefits-eligible

Work Authorization: visa sponsorship is not provided for this position

EEO Statement Ithaca College is committed to building a diverse academic community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. Experience that contributes to the diversity of the college is appreciated.