Lincoln University

Applications are invited for Chairperson of the Department of Mass Communication at Lincoln University which enrolls more than 100 majors. The Department offers two concentrations: Digital Communication and Strategic Communication.  We seek a committed educator to advance our goal to prepare students for today’s and tomorrow’s diverse, multi-platform media environment. The Chairperson provides vision to lead the program to achieve ACEJMC accreditation, and reports to the Dean of the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Studies.

This is a tenure-track faculty position offered at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, commensurate with the candidate’s experience and body of work.

The Chairperson will handle the day-to-day administration of the department, including course scheduling, budget management, and ensuring that program objectives are met.  S/he will supervise and evaluate three fulltime faculty members and approximately 10 part time instructors; facilitate program assessments; and recruit and advise students. The Chairperson teaches three courses per semester within appropriate program concentration (s).

Requirements:

  • A Ph.D. in Mass Communication or closely related discipline
  • 3-5 years of university-level teaching and administrative experience
  • Proven agenda of research and professional engagement
  • Knowledge of ACEJMC accreditation standards
  • Communication skills consistent with effective teaching, mentoring and motivating students from a broad range of cultural, ethnic, and economic backgrounds
  • Experience using current course management systems

To apply send letter of application, resume/curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, and the names and contact information for three references to the following address. Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled. Start Date: August 2016.

Office of Human Resources
Lincoln University
1570 Baltimore Pike
Lincoln University, PA 19352-0999
Email: hr@lincoln.edu

Direct specific position related questions to Dr. Cheryl Renée Gooch, Dean, College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at cgooch@lincoln.edu.

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania

MASS COMMUNICATIONS: Journalism Adjunct Instructor

The Department of Mass Communications at Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania is seeking applicants in journalism for a full-time, adjunct instructor position (27-5-305) for the academic year 2016-2017. Applicants will be expected to teach a full teaching load of four courses a semester, in newswriting and editing. Instructional delivery can occur through on-line, traditional, and alternative instructional methods and can occur on main campus or off-site educational locations. Required credentials include: a complete application; a masters’ degree in journalism or a related field; and information/technological literacy. Interested candidates should provide a resume, letter of application, copies of unofficial transcripts, and a list of three professional references with contact information. Submit application materials online at http://agency.governmentjobs.com/bloomuedu/default.cfm.

Questions may be directed to the search and screen committee chair, Dr. Kristie Byrum, kbyrum@bloomu.edu.

Review of applications will begin June 2, 2016, and will continue until position is filled.

The University encourages applications from historically under-represented individuals, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities and is an AA/EEO employer.