National University of Singapore

POSITION AVAILABLE:
DEPARTMENT OF COMMUNICATIONS AND NEW MEDIA

PROFESSOR AND HEAD OF DEPARTMENT

The Department of Communications and New Media at the National University of Singapore offers Bachelors, Masters and Doctoral degrees in Social Sciences and stands among the top Communication and Media Studies departments both in Asia and globally. Its teaching and research strengths are in the areas of Art, Game, and Media Design; Human-Computer Interaction; Critical Cultural Communication Theories in/of Asia; Critical Communication Methodologies; New Media and Public Engagement; Health Communication; Communication Management; Communication and Social Change; Communication and Technology; and Media Effects. The Department comprises an international mix of 27 faculty members; in terms of students, the department has over 600 undergraduate majors and some 53 graduate students.

The Department is poised to continue its growth trajectory, building its global research profile in interactive media design, health communication, communication management, 21C artforms and critical network culture, and new media studies while maintaining its strong commitment to an undergraduate education embedded in theory-practice linkages. This appointment is for a tenured position; a competitive remuneration package, based on qualifications and experience, can be expected.

We seek candidates who meet the following criteria:

  • an international research reputation based on an established track record in research and publication;
  • a strong desire to develop and implement a vision for a dynamic Department of Communications and New Media;
  • a strong understanding of the disciplinary trends in Communication Studies, New Media Studies, and Interaction Design;
  • a deep interest in nurturing the potential of young faculty and attracting quality faculty members and graduate students to the department;
  • a commitment to building a culture of grant getting and fund raising in research;
  • excellent communication skills and dedication to academic excellence and collegiality; and
  • proven administrative and management skills, with leadership qualities in a multicultural and multidisciplinary environment (experience in departmental or university leadership positions and an understanding of different institutional contexts are preferred).

The Department Head is expected to provide visionary leadership, direct strategic planning, encourage strong scholarship, grow the department’s social impact, guide curricular revision, and promote excellent teaching. Administratively, the Head will oversee all personnel matters, manage the department budget and cultivate collaborative relationships with other departments in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, the University, and beyond. They will also be expected to teach a half-load of modules (as compared to other tenure track colleagues).

Applications should include a comprehensive letter of interest (which specifies experience of, and capacity for, academic leadership), full curriculum vitae (including detailed evidence of research standing and impact, and teaching excellence), and names and contact details of six references. Please send applications to:

Chair, CNM HOD Search Committee
c/o Ms Gayathri Dorairaju
Department of Communications and New Media
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
National University of Singapore
11 Computing Drive
Singapore 117416

Or email Ms Gayathri Dorairaju at cnmgd@nus.edu.sg

Informal enquiries about the position may be directed to the current Head of Department, Professor Mohan Dutta, at cnmhead@nus.edu.sg. Interested candidates should submit their application by 30th July 2017. Only shortlisted candidates will be notified and plans will be made for a campus visit and interview. The position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

For additional information, please consult the Department web site at http://www.fas.nus.edu.sg/cnm/

American University

School of Communication
Two One-year Term Instructor (Public Communication)
Location: Washington, D.C.

The School of Communication at American University invites applications for two full-time, one-year term positions beginning Sep. 1, 2017. Rank will be determined on the basis of experience.

These are nine-month teaching positions based in the Public Communication Division. Each position has a 3-3 course load, which may include undergraduate and graduate professional courses offered during the week, in the evenings, on weekends, and online. Depending on background and qualifications, the position also might entail teaching media studies and general education classes. All faculty are expected to hold office hours and participate in School and University activities and service.

Positions

Qualifications:
Strategic communication is at the heart of our economy, society, and politics. It’s a field built on ideas and images, persuasion and information, strategy and tactics, and grounded in theory and research. We are looking for instructors who have a strong background in teaching one or more of the following areas: communication theory, strategic communication writing, qualitative and quantitative research methods, principles of strategic communication, strategic communication advertising and public relations. A proven record of professional experience in at least one of the following is desired: public relations, strategic communication, public opinion or audience research, public affairs, corporate communications, advertising, social media and/or social marketing. A master’s degree is required and previous college-level teaching experience is highly preferred; candidates with experience teaching online courses are especially encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities:
These positions have a 3-3 course teaching load for each semester, and may include undergraduate and graduate courses offered during the week, in the evening, on weekends, or online. The successful candidates should be able to teach a wide range of courses including those focused on research and theory. All faculty are expected to hold office hours and participate in School and University activities and service.

Application Instructions
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Please submit applications via: https://apply.interfolio.com/41753. Include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, three references, recent teaching evaluations (when possible). Please contact Search Committee Chair Pallavi Kumar at kumar@american.edu if you have questions.

Salary and benefits are competitive.

American University is a private institution within easy reach of the many centers of government, business, research, and the arts located within the nation’s capital. For more information about American University, visit www.american.edu. Learn more about the School of Communication at http://www.american.edu/soc/.

American University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution that operates in compliance with applicable laws and regulations. The university does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, personal appearance, gender identity and expression, family responsibilities, political affiliation, source of income, veteran status, an individual’s genetic information or any other bases under federal or local laws (collectively “Protected Bases”) in its programs and activities. American University is a tobacco and smoke free campus.

Columbia College Chicago

Faculty Position
Assistant or Associate Professor of Communication

Columbia College Chicago an acclaimed higher education institution set in the heart of Chicago, with over 6,800 undergraduate and graduate students, offering a distinctive curriculum that blends liberal arts, creative and media arts and business.

The Communication Department at Columbia College Chicago seeks applicants for a full-time tenure track faculty position with expertise in communication and civic media beginning August 2017.

Primary responsibilities involve teaching three classes a semester in communication-related fields. Additional responsibilities include sustained engagement in research, creative and/or professional practice in communication or a communication-related field; advising students; serving on college-wide and departmental committees; contributing to curriculum development; contributing to community initiatives.

The faculty member will demonstrate a commitment to building sustainable models of communication that connect people and communities. A background in such areas as information literacy, media analysis, civic tech, and/or data-driven storytelling is highly desirable. The faculty member will have critical expertise in digital technologies, multiplatform content production, and emerging community forms.

The faculty member will contribute to the department’s BA in Communication as well as a developing MA in Civic Media, both of which are critically engaged with building civic capacity and strengthening the regional information ecosystem.

The faculty member must hold a PhD in communication, journalism, public relations or a related field; a MA and significant professional experience in the media and communication industries is also acceptable. The faculty member must possess a high degree of critical competency to participate in partnerships with a broad range of media industries and civic agencies, and have a well-defined research agenda or history of critical practice.

Job Requirements
To apply please visit: https://colum.taleo.net/careersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=17000023&lang=en

Please submit the following as ONE document (.doc .docx or .pdf):

  • Letter of application
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  • Link to Online Portfolio (if appropriate)
  • Sample Publication (if appropriate)

Candidates considered for interviews may be asked to provide three letters of reference, evidence of successful teaching, and a vision for the evolution of the interactive media field.

Applications will be accepted through May 15, 2017

Department of Communication faculty report to the Chair of Communication. Tenure is granted to those Tenure-Track Faculty who have successfully met the criteria set forth in the Department Criteria for Tenure: A Guide for Tenure Track Faculty Members and the Columbia College Chicago Tenure Document.

At Columbia, we offer a rewarding work environment for our faculty and staff. We take pride in offering competitive benefits with affordable health, dental and vision coverage; flexible spending accounts; commuter benefit program, life and accidental, death & dismemberment coverage; paid and unpaid leave options; work/life benefits; educational assistance programs; and retirement and financial planning benefits.

We invite you to join our talented faculty and staff and become part of our collective aspiration to ensure Columbia prepares students for success in their creative fields through innovation, engagement and real-world experiences.

Additional Information
– Cover letter, including salary requirements, and three personal references are required.
– Position subject to a background screening,
– This is a non-union position.

Columbia College Chicago is an EEO Employer. Qualified candidates of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

www.COLUM.edu/CareersatColumbia

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Ohio Northern University

Visiting Instructor of Multimedia Journalism
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Benefit package includes:
Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription insurance, Life insurance, Workers’ Compensation insurance, Unemployment insurance, and Total Disability insurance. Retirement: The University contributes 4% of the regular salary with up to 3% of additional matched contributions into the TIAA Retirement Program. Other benefits include tuition remission for employee, spouse, and employee’s dependent children under the age of 25 (this does not include the last two year of the PharmD program or the JD), and twenty days of paid medical leave per year.

Job Summary:
The Department of Communication and Media Studies at Ohio Northern University invites applicants for a nine-month, visiting position in Multimedia Journalism and/or Digital Media Production beginning in August 2017. ONU seeks a media specialist and educator to advance the school’s commitment to preparing students for our diverse and multi-platform media environment.

Principal Responsibilities:
Responsibilities include teaching required multimedia journalism courses, contributing to the teaching of other communication courses, performing service duties, and maintaining professional productivity. Teaching would primarily focus on digital journalism in a multimedia and lab environment as well as in an instructional environment that incorporates online and elements of convergent media. Candidates should be prepared to teach video production courses and digital media production courses. Candidates will also provide assistance to the operation of a 3,000-watt, commercial frequency, non-commercial radio station. Candidates should be prepared to contribute to curriculum development emphasizing cross-discipline integration of new media technologies and multi-platform journalism. Teaching expectations are three to four courses per semester. Applicants should have significant professional and industry experience and demonstrated competence in the practice of multimedia journalism.

Required Skills:
Successful candidates should have a strong multimedia and digital media production background, media management, writing for media, audio and video production. Additionally candidates need professional experience. Excellence in teaching and mentoring students is expected.

Minimum Qualifications:
Master’s degree in Multimedia Journalism, Digital Media Production, Mass Communication or related field.

Preferred Qualifications:
Master’s degree in Multimedia Journalism or related field with significant professional and industry experience.

Appointment Length: 9-Months

Status: Full-Time

To view full description and apply online go to https://jobs.onu.edu/postings/5105

ONU is an equal employment opportunity employer. Accordingly, no person shall be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, gender identity, transgender status, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, military or veteran status, genetic information or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law. This policy applies to all areas of employment including recruitment, hiring, training and development, promotion, transfer, compensation, benefits, discipline, separation and other terms, condition and privileges of employment.

Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/2dv45jr5bm98v7tv

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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

Bowling Green State University

Audio/Broadcast Instructor, School of Media and Communication, Bowling Green State University. Nontenure track renewable faculty position available August, 2017.

Responsibilities: Teach a broad range of audio production courses including radio broadcasting and podcast production. Supervise the University’s student-managed, FCC licensed radio stations.

Minimum qualifications: Master’s degree in Audio Production, Broadcasting or related. Working knowledge of broadcast station workflow and current digital and hybrid technologies for broadcast radio and audio recording studio environments. Professional radio production or management experience. Functional conversance with FCC regulations. Teaching experience.

For a complete job description & instructions on how to apply for this position visit
https://bgsu.hiretouch.com/.

Application deadline is May 5, 2017. Background check required for employment.

BGSU is an AA/EEO/Vet employer. We encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities regardless of age, gender identity, genetic information, religion, or sexual orientation.

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

Apply Here
: http://www.Click2Apply.net/xkfzwcr3cvgtrdk2

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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:
http://www.Click2Apply.net/y3ksc6zy7mp3zpsf

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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.