California State University, Bakersfield

Multiple Assistant Professor Positions in the Communications Department, California State University, Bakersfield
Type: Tenure-track, probationary
Contact: Mary Slaughter, Communications Department, Chair, Search and Screening Committee, (661) 654-6346

Application Deadline: Open until filled, but applications completed by April 1 will receive first consideration.

Description: Applications are invited for multiple tenure-track positions, in Digital/Media Arts or related fields, Public Relations, Human Communications, and Journalism.

Compensation: Commensurate with experience and qualifications. CSUB offers a generous benefit package (e.g., excellent health, dental, vision, and retirement benefits.)

Qualifications: The successful candidates will possess an M.F.A. in a Digital Media Arts-related field or a Ph.D. in Communications. ABDs will not be considered. Teaching experience is preferred.

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The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Applications are invited for:

School of Journalism and Communication
Professors / Associate Professors / Assistant Professors
(Ref. 170000CK)

Applicants should have (i) a PhD degree in communication or a related field (by the time reporting for duty); (ii) strong commitment to excellence in teaching and research; and (iii) a track record of research and publication. Applicants with expertise in digital culture and interests in globalization and communication are preferred.

Appointments will normally be made on contract basis for up to three years initially commencing as soon as possible, which, subject to mutual agreement, may lead to longer-term appointment or substantiation later.

Applications will be accepted until the posts are filled.

Application Procedure
The University only accepts and considers applications submitted online for the posts above. For more information and to apply online, please visit

Western Carolina University

Live and teach just minutes away from the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and the Blue Ridge Parkway at Western Carolina University.

The Department of Communication at Western Carolina University invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor of communication and television broadcasting for fall 2017. Western Carolina University is part of the University of North Carolina system. Located in Cullowhee, NC, WCU is situated in a beautiful valley of the Blue Ridge Mountains, 52 miles west of Asheville and near the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. From its 600-acre main campus, through programs in Asheville, at various community colleges and online, WCU serves approximately 10,000 students.

Duties include teaching undergraduate courses in television broadcasting and communication. The university television studio was designed, built, and is maintained by Sony. The studio is presently undergoing an over one million dollar HD upgrade. Additional duties include advising broadcasting students, engaging in scholarship, and departmental, institutional, and regional service.

All faculty members participate in regional engagement and support the University’s Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP). The Department of Communication is known for its engaged teaching and learning. Applicants are encouraged to visit the WCU website ( and read the university’s vision and details about the QEP. WCU is committed to the Boyer model of scholarship, stewardship of place, integrated learning, and engagement.

Qualifications: A terminal degree (PhD, ABD also considered or MFA) in Communication, or closely related field, and professional television broadcast production and content creation experience. Expertise in Internet distribution, social media, and new technology are highly desirable.

Instructions to Applicants: To be considered, applicants must apply online at position number 1291. An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.