Marquette University

Diederich College of Communication
Department of Journalism and Media Studies
Tenure Track Position in Media Studies/New and Emerging Media

The J. William & Mary Diederich College of Communication at Marquette University seeks a media studies scholar with an emphasis on new and emerging media and an ability to help grow our investigative journalism program. This position requires expertise in data analytics and data visualization and an ability to contribute to conceptual and theoretical discussions about new media, new technology, and the intersection of communication technology and contemporary social, economic, and political challenges. Demonstrated experience and/or commitment to working with diverse communities is highly desired.

This is a tenure-track position at the assistant or associate professor level. The faculty member would carry a teaching load of 2/3 for the academic year and be expected to fulfill other duties associated with the position.

Candidates should have the ability to teach courses that will contribute to our investigative journalism program and be willing to work with faculty to grow the journalism and media studies program. Recent professional experience in journalism desired. Ph.D. required.

Review of applications will begin November 1, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. Online applications only must be filed at: .

The facilities include two digital television studios, two audio studios, digital editing suites, and various computer graphics platforms. These facilities are used as classrooms and laboratories by majors from across the college, and also by students participating in the student operated campus television and radio stations. A new gift to the college will lead to enhancement and upgrade of these facilities in summer 2018.

The J. William and Mary Diederich College of Communication includes majors in journalism, media studies, advertising, public relations, communication studies, corporate communication, and theatre arts, as well as digital media.

Marquette is an urban Catholic, Jesuit University dedicated to principles of excellence, leadership, faith, and service. It is located on the edge of downtown Milwaukee in the 35th largest (DMA) television market, within 90 miles of Madison, WI, and Chicago, IL.

University of Wisconsin-Madison

The University of Wisconsin-Madison’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication seeks a full-time assistant professor with a demonstrated commitment to excellence in health communication research and teaching beginning August 20, 2018. A Ph.D. in communication or related field is required or expected by the start of the appointment. Successful candidate must engage in high-quality research and teaching commensurate with experience

For full job description and application procedures, see:

Unless Confidentiality is requested in writing, information regarding the applications must be released upon request.   Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality.  Employment will require a background check.  UW-Madison is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and we encourage women, minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities to apply.

Marquette University

Assistant Professor of Multicultural Branding

University Description
Marquette University is an urban Catholic, Jesuit University dedicated to principles of excellence, leadership, faith, and service, and lives out these principles as a dedicated and involved member of the Milwaukee community. The J. William and Mary Diederich College of Communication includes departments of Communication Studies, Digital Media and Performing Arts, Journalism and Media Studies, and Strategic Communication; and faculty are provided robust funding to support research and teaching. The faculty is dedicated to bringing strategic communication to life by combining an innovative curricular structure with engaging teaching, robust research and strong industry integration.

Job Description
The Department of Strategic Communication in the Diederich College of Communication at Marquette University invites applications for a tenure-track position for an assistant professor beginning August 15, 2018 with a teaching and research concentration in Multicultural Branding, with secondary interests in health communication and/or data analytics. The position is part of a cohort hire, which will contribute to a new cross-disciplinary Race and Ethnic Studies program. The candidate, once tenured, would be are encouraged to aspire to leadership within the department and the college. Further, program development, advising students and leadership within the new Race and Ethnic Studies program will be encouraged. This is an exciting opportunity for an individual who is interested in making a positive difference in the world of branding and the lives of the students she or he touches.

The Candidate
The candidate should hold a Ph.D. advertising, strategic communication, branding, mass communication, race and ethnic studies, or a field related to one of the secondary areas of interest noted above and should be prepared to teach in these areas. She or he should demonstrate potential for teaching excellence and high-quality research. Professional experience is a valued asset.

The ideal candidate should be able to teach classes and conduct research in Multicultural Branding and one potentially of the secondary interest areas. Teaching responsibilities will include, Multicultural Branding and courses within one of the secondary interest areas and may also include introductory courses in Advertising or Public Relations.

Application Process
Review of applications will begin October 30, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.
Applications must be filed at: