American University in Bulgaria

JMC Department Full Time Position Search AY 2018-2019

Description:
The Department of Journalism and Mass Communication at the American University in Bulgaria has a regular, full-time, three-year renewable position (video, photo, and documentary journalism) starting Fall 2018. AUBG is a small residential liberal arts university, operating in English, located in Blagoevgrad.

Position Responsibilities: Teaching load of 6 courses per academic year (9 months) in video, photo, and documentary journalism; producing research and/or equivalent creative activity; advising students; and serving the department, university, and wider community.

The successful candidate will possess the following:

(a) Terminal degree in journalism, mass communication, or related field;
(b) Professional rank of associate or full professor;
(c) Record of published and/or juried creative activity or scholarly research;
(d) Experience teaching relevant undergraduate courses in an American liberal arts-style education;
(e) Ability to contribute to other courses in the department and propose topics courses in journalism and media.
(f) Experience in advising students and other academic service;
(g) A collegial disposition.

To apply, submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, student evaluation scores, writing samples and/or creative activity portfolio and the names of three professional references with contact information to journalism@aubg.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Visit http://www.aubg.edu/jobs and http://www.aubg.bg/journalism-and-mass-communication-department for further information about the position and JMC at AUBG.