Ithaca College

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR, Roy H. Park School of Communications, Ithaca College; Ten-month position (August – June).

Responsible for cultivating and supervising internships that focus on a wide variety of professional practice areas within communications including entertainment media, journalism, advertising/ PR, emerging media, cinema and photography, and corporate/instructional communications. Conduct and disseminate research on job market trends and coordinate workshops, guest lectures, and networking events to help students identify and successfully achieve their post-graduation professional and continuing education goals. Serve as a Park School liaison for alumni and prospective employers, track alumni employment, and coordinate alumni-oriented events.

Qualifications: bachelor’s degree in communications or closely related field and a minimum of three years professional experience in the communications field; experience in mentoring or advising undergraduate students; ability and initiative to cultivate relationships and build partnerships with external communities to expand experiential learning opportunities; strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to effectively work and interact respectfully within a diverse and inclusive environment; the ability to represent the Park School in a professional and positive manner with various constituencies of the School, College, alumni, and communication professionals. A master’s degree and/or previous experience in higher education is preferred.

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.

For more information and to apply: https://ithaca.peopleadmin.com/postings/11119

Marist College

Assistant Professor of Communication with a specialization in Media Arts

The Department of Media Studies and Production in the School of Communication and the Arts at Marist College invites applications for an Assistant Professor (tenure track) of media arts.

The Media Studies and Production degree grew out of Marist’s Communication program and is now its own major with two concentrations: Television & Film and Interactive Media & Game Design.

The qualified candidate will be able to teach a range of courses at the undergraduate level including writing for the media and screenwriting. The ability to teach production and/or history/theory courses would be a plus.

Tenure track candidates will conduct research and/or creative work in the candidate’s area of expertise, leading to tenure and promotion, and engage in academic advising, service to the institution, and to the candidate’s academic discipline.

Qualified tenure track candidates will hold a terminal degree in media studies and production or a related field at the time of the appointment, and possess a record of teaching, scholarship/creativity, and service commensurate with the appointment. Professional experience in screenwriting is particularly desirable. Previous teaching experience is a plus.

About Marist
Located on the river in the historic Hudson River Valley and at its Florence, Italy branch campus, Marist College is a comprehensive, independent institution grounded in the liberal arts. Its mission is to “help students develop the intellect, character, and skills required for enlightened, ethical, and productive lives in the global community of the 21st century.” Marist is consistently recognized for excellence by The Princeton Review (Colleges That Create Futures & The Best 380 Colleges), U.S. News & World Report (9th Best Regional University/North), Kiplinger’s Personal Finance (“Best College Values”), and others. Though now independent, Marist remains committed to the ideals handed down from its founders, the Marist Brothers: excellence in education, a sense of community, and a commitment to service. Marist educates approximately 4,900 traditional-age undergraduate students and 1,400 adult and graduate students in 47 undergraduate majors and 14 graduate programs, including fully online MBA, MPA, MS, and MA degrees.

Applications
To learn more or to apply, please visit http://jobs.marist.edu. Only online applications are accepted.

Marist College is strongly committed to the principle of diversity and is especially interested in receiving applications from members of ethnic and racial minority groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and persons from other under-represented groups.

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER

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Marist College

Assistant Professor/Professional Lecturer of Communication with a specialization in Sports Communication and Journalism

The Department of Communication of the School of Communication and the Arts at Marist College invites applications for an Assistant Professor (tenure track) or a Professional Lecturer (non-tenure track) of sports communication with an emphasis in broadcast journalism.

The Department of Communication, one of five academic units in the School of Communication and the Arts, offers the BA degree in Advertising, Communication Studies, Journalism, Public Relations, and Sports Communication, and two online MA programs, one with a specialization in Organizational Communication and Leadership and one in Integrated Marketing Communication.

The qualified candidate will be able to teach courses in sports communication and broadcast journalism, such as sports broadcasting, sports reporting, broadcast news writing and broadcast news production, and other courses in the candidate’s area of expertise. Ideal candidates may also have expertise in sports public relations. The candidate may help develop new courses in sports communication for traditional and online instruction, and convert existing courses, where applicable, for online instruction.

Tenure track candidates will conduct research and/or creative work in the candidate’s area of expertise, leading to tenure and promotion. Non-tenure track candidates will be expected to remain professionally active. Engage in academic advising, service to the institution, and to the candidate’s academic discipline. Candidates will have the opportunity to take advantage of opportunities in the Marist College Center for Sports Communication, which hosts a series of high profile events, creates professional sports media, and engages in a range of research projects while maintaining relationships with several external partners in the sports and media landscape.

Qualified tenure track candidates will hold the doctoral degree in journalism, communication, or a related field at the time of the appointment, and possess a record of teaching, scholarship/creativity, and service commensurate with the appointment. ABD candidates may also be considered. Professional experience in sports broadcasting is particularly desirable. Non-tenure track candidates will possess significant work history in sports broadcasting. Previous teaching experience is a plus.

About Marist
Located on the river in the historic Hudson River Valley and at its Florence, Italy branch campus, Marist College is a comprehensive, independent institution grounded in the liberal arts. Its mission is to “help students develop the intellect, character, and skills required for enlightened, ethical, and productive lives in the global community of the 21st century.” Marist is consistently recognized for excellence by The Princeton Review (Colleges That Create Futures & The Best 380 Colleges), U.S. News & World Report (9th Best Regional University/North), Kiplinger’s Personal Finance (“Best College Values”), and others. Though now independent, Marist remains committed to the ideals handed down from its founders, the Marist Brothers: excellence in education, a sense of community, and a commitment to service. Marist educates approximately 4,900 traditional-age undergraduate students and 1,400 adult and graduate students in 47 undergraduate majors and 14 graduate programs, including fully online MBA, MPA, MS, and MA degrees.

Applications
To learn more or to apply, please visit http://jobs.marist.edu. Only online applications are accepted.

Marist College is strongly committed to the principle of diversity and is especially interested in receiving applications from members of ethnic and racial minority groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and persons from other under-represented groups.

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER

Apply Here:
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The College at Brockport, SUNY

COMMUNICATION/PUBLIC RELATIONS. The Department of Communication at The College at Brockport, SUNY, seeks candidates with expertise in public relations for the position of Lecturer of Public Relations. It is possible this position will be renewable. The job begins in August 2017.

Responsibilities: Teach four courses each semester at the undergraduate and/or graduate levels. Courses may include Public Relations Writing; Public Relations Principles & Practices; Public Relations Methods and Cases; Public Relations Campaigns; or other media-related courses. Expected to participate in departmental and college service, including advising the Public Relations Club. Assist students in finding PR internships and/or jobs.

Required qualifications: Master’s degree in public relations or related field with professional experience. Candidates must demonstrate evidence of prior experience teaching public relations and ability to teach a culturally diverse student population.

Preferred qualifications: Doctorate or ABD in public relations or related field. Interest in social media. Ability to work with professional colleagues who utilize a variety of approaches to communication study. Ongoing scholarship or creative works OR potential for ongoing scholarship or creative works. The College at Brockport is a comprehensive institution of approximately 8,500 undergraduate and graduate students and is located in the college-friendly village of Brockport, near Rochester, NY. The Department of Communication houses more than 400 undergraduate majors, 10 full-time faculty in Communication Studies and in Journalism and Broadcasting, and a graduate program. For more information about our department, please visit https://www.brockport.edu/academics/communication/.

Beginning review date: May 8, 2017. All positions subject to final budgetary approval.

To apply visit www.brockportrecruit.org.

Morrisville State College

Journalism – Tenure Track Faculty Position

Tenure-track position in a bachelor’s degree program in journalism and communication for online media and an associate of arts degree program in journalism studies. Instructional responsibilities may include teaching in course areas such as introduction to mass communication, desktop publishing; public relations; photography; news writing; online writing and production; internship and capstone courses; production labs in print and digital journalism; and other related courses. This person will have primary responsibility for overseeing the student newspaper in both print and online versions.

A master’s degree in journalism, mass communication or a closely related field at time of appointment is required. Experience in multimedia production as related to print and online journalism is required. Work experience in journalism is strongly desired. Knowledge of Associated Press style, global communication, current technologies in print and online journalism, and teaching experience at the college level are all preferred.

Apply online at http://www.morrisville.edu/careers. Application materials should include resume and cover letter. Consideration of candidates will begin April 24, 2017 and continue until position is filled.

Morrisville State College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, committed to recruiting, supporting and fostering a diverse community of outstanding faculty, staff and students.

Farmingdale State College

Assistant Professor – Professional Communications

Farmingdale State College, a campus of the State University of New York, is a college of applied science and technology with an enrollment of more than 9,000 students. As the largest of SUNY’s colleges of technology, Farmingdale equips students with the resources and critical thinking skills sought by today’s emerging industries through its Schools of Business, Engineering Technology, Health Sciences, and Liberal Arts & Sciences. Farmingdale offers 38 undergraduate degree programs and will offer its first Master’s program in the Fall 2017 semester. The college is a pioneer in environmental sustainability and alternative energy, and boasts a highly successful NCAA Division III athletics program.

Farmingdale State College Department of Professional Communications invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor. We are seeking a highly qualified candidate with good communication skills who has demonstrated excellence in teaching. Candidates are sought with a minimum of one year of teaching experience at the undergraduate level, whether full-time, part-time or as a sole instructor teaching assistant. The successful candidate is expected to have an agenda of scholarship that complements his or her area of academic specialization and has the potential for peer-reviewed publications and presentations. The successful candidate will also contribute to the functioning and governance of the institution at the departmental, school, and college-wide level, including such activities as student advisement, curriculum development, and serving on committees and task forces.

QUALIFICATIONS: PhD. in Communications, Media Studies, or closely related field; Minimum of one year of college teaching experience in the field of communications; an agenda of scholarship with potential for peer-reviewed publications and presentations relevant to the field of communications

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum of one year of professional experience in the field of communications; experience with student advisement

VISA SPONSORSHIP IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR THIS POSITION

Application Instructions:
A letter of application with curriculum vitae should be submitted online at: www.farmingdale.edu

Candidates invited for interviews will be asked to make a presentation on their research as well as a separate teaching demonstration.

Farmingdale State College seeks a broad and diverse pool of candidates for this position. The College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

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Stony Brook University

Lecturer
Professor of Practice

Stony Brook University, home to many highly ranked graduate research programs, is located 60 miles from New York City on Long Island’s scenic North Shore. Our 1,100-acre campus is home to 24,000 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students and more than 13,500 faculty and staff. SBU is a comprehensive research-intensive university and a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU), which includes 34 public universities among its 62 members. SBU consists of 12 schools and colleges and a teaching hospital that provides state-of-the-art healthcare in the Long Island region. SBU also manages and performs joint research with Brookhaven National Laboratory, the only Department of Energy Laboratory in the Northeast, and shares doctoral programs with Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, a world-renowned molecular biology institute. Home to the Emerson String Quartet, the Pollock-Krasner House in East Hampton, New York, the Humanities Institute, and the Southampton Arts Program, and with endeavors that extend to the Turkana Basin Institute in Kenya and the Ranomafana National Park in Madagascar, SBU sustains an international reputation that cuts across the arts, humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences.

Descriptive Title: Professor of Practice
REF#: F-9749-17-03
Budget Title: Lecturer
Faculty Position
Department: Journalism
Campus: Stony Brook West Campus/HSC
Salary: Commensurate with Experience

Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree. Minimum of four years full- or part-time experience practicing journalism on the web, either in a professional setting or teaching, or a combination of both, that demonstrates the skills necessary to teach coursed related to online journalism. Demonstrated knowledge of relevant software applications and/or programming languages. Experience interacting with diverse communities. Demonstrated interpersonal skills compatible with team teaching and collaboration. Candidates must meet these requirement, as evidenced in the addendum described in “Application Procedures,” below, to move forward in the search.

Preferred Qualifications: Please note: Candidates’ CV will be ranked based on these qualification; we do not expect an individual candidate to possess them all. Experience designing or implementing multimedia and/or interactive journalism packages. Experience designing or implementing mobile journalism application for newsrooms. Experience with user experience/user interface for news (News UX/UI). Experience using one or more programming languages, specifically HTML5, Python, JavaScript. Proficiency in data journalism. Additional classroom experience teaching journalism courses. Current professional journalistic work. Awards for journalistic and/or digital endeavors. Advanced degree.

Responsibilities & Requirements: The position focuses on teaching. The successful candidate will be asked to teach three classes in digital journalism per semester. One will likely be an introductory class in digital journalism. More advanced courses would focus on specific skill sets that the instructor possesses.

School of Journalism: The School of Journalism, establish in 2006, the only school of journalism in the New York State higher education system (SUNY). In addition, to its core undergraduate program of about 300 majors and minors, the School of Journalism house the Center for News Literacy, which has taught more than 10,000 students how to be more discerning news consumers, and the Marie Colvin Center for International Reporting. It is the academic home of the Alan Alda Center for Communicating Science. The School of Journalism trains all its students in multimedia journalism. The school is accredited by the Accrediting Council of Education in Journalism.

Special Notes: This is a non-tenure track position. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Internal and external search to occur simultaneously. Anticipated Start Date: Fall 2017.

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at info@goer.ny.gov.

Stony Brook University is 100% tobacco-free as of January 1, 2016. See our policy and learn more at stonybrook.edu/tobaccofree.

The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation.

Application Procedure: Those interested in this position should submit a State Employment Application, a cover letter, resume/CV and a one-page addendum outlining the applicant’s specific skills, knowledge and experience related to teaching online journalism to:
Search Chair
School of Journalism
Melville Library, Room N4004
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-3384
E-Mail: journalism_dataprofessorF97491@stonybrook.edu

For a full position description, or application procedures visit: www.stonybrook.edu/jobs
(Ref. # F-9749-17-03)

Stony Brook University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. We encourage protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, women and minorities to apply.

Apply Here: http://www.Click2apply.net/dq57bf5fbqdb9n96

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Columbia University/Pulitzer Prize Board

Pulitzer Prize Administrator

Columbia University and the Pulitzer Prize Board are seeking a Pulitzer Prize Administrator, for full-time appointment, starting between July 1 and Sep. 1, 2017. The Pulitzer Prize Board annually awards twenty-one highly distinguished prizes in journalism, arts, and letters. In addition, the Pulitzer Prize Board provides study fellowships to young journalists and hosts seminars on Pulitzer-prize winning journalism in order to broaden and deepen public understanding of journalistic excellence. The Pulitzer Prize Administrator supports the Pulitzer Prize Board in its awarding of the Prizes and safeguards and enhances the integrity of the Prizes through oversight of all stages of the Prize process. Serving as the spokesperson for the Board, the Administrator reflects the mission of the Pulitzer Prizes and executes the overall strategic plan as directed by the Board.

Columbia University and the Pulitzer Prize Board seek an individual of wise judgment and tact, committed to excellence in journalism, arts, and letters, who is prepared to be a champion of the mission and vision of the Pulitzer Prize Board. The Administrator supervises the entry process, manages the jury system, organizes Board meetings and the annual award luncheon, and supports the work of standing and ad hoc Board committees. The Administrator answers inquiries about policies and practices from the press and the public; presides at award announcements, ceremonies, and press conferences; and makes other public appearances on behalf of the Prizes.

The Administrator reports to the Board Chair and President of Columbia University.  The Administrator supports the Board’s ongoing effort to identify significant trends and issues that might prompt changes in the Plan of Award or other rules, guidelines, or procedures. The Administrator oversees ongoing efforts to keep the website (Pulitzer.org) dynamic and to capture Pulitzer history in a user-friendly archive.

The ideal candidate will be a vigorous advocate for the Pulitzer Prizes. Candidates must demonstrate keen understanding of journalistic excellence and be highly attuned to the shifting media landscape. Candidates will also have genuine interest in, meaningful exposure to and experience with contemporary arts and letters. In addition, the successful candidate will have proven success as a leader with administrative responsibility. Extraordinary communication and interpersonal skills are critical. Evidence of sound judgment and even temperament in a highly sensitive environment required.

Salary will be competitive.

To apply, please submit a letter of interest, CV or resume, list of references and employment application online
https://jobs.columbia.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=161090

Nominations and inquiries may also be sent to: nominations@columbia.edu. Review of candidates will begin immediately, and continue until the position is filled.

Columbia University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.