American University in Bulgaria

JMC Department Full Time Position Search AY 2018-2019

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 Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Visit and for further information about the position and JMC at AUBG.

Hood College

Assistant Professor of Public Relations

Hood College invites applications for a full-time opening at the rank of Assistant Professor of Public Relations position beginning August 1, 2018.

The Assistant Professor of Public Relations will teach in both the Communication Arts and Integrated Marketing Communication programs. Courses will include but are not limited to Introduction to Public Relations, Writing for PR, PR Campaigns, Social Media, and Communications Research. The candidate should be prepared to teach these courses across a variety of applications including print, video, and digital communications. Knowledge and experience in any of the following areas would also be helpful: communications law and ethics, global public relations, strategic communications, and advertising. A Ph.D. in Public Relations, Mass Communications, or a related field and professional experience is preferred. Teaching experience at the college level is desired. Candidates with a master’s degree in public relations or a related field, significant professional experience, and the ability to develop a research agenda will be considered. Experience for all candidates should include but not be limited to, public relations agency work, corporate marketing, supervision of PR campaigns, social media coordination, crisis management, event planning and execution, creation of press materials, and cultivation of strong media contacts.

Please visit for more details, including a description of the position. Qualified candidates are invited to apply on-line,, via our electronic application which requires submission of a letter of application addressing teaching interests and scholarship goals, together with curriculum vitae and at least three letters of recommendation (one addressing teaching philosophy). Please send the letters of recommendation to For full consideration, application materials must be received by Friday, December 1, 2017. When saving documents, all document titles related to your application (including letters of recommendation) should include your name and the job requisition number. (i.e. c.smith, 17-0057) If you have questions regarding the position, please contact Prof. Katherine Orloff, chair of the search committee, at

The electronic application is found at the end of the job description on the lower right hand side, “Apply On-line.” If you need assistance with the on-line application process, please email or call (301) 696-3592.

Hood College is committed to diversity in its faculty and staff and subscribes to a policy of hiring only individuals legally eligible to work in the United States. An Equal Opportunity Employer/M/F/Vet/Disability

Hood College does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, marital status, pregnancy, disability, religion, or age in recruitment, admission and access to, or treatment, or employment in its programs, services, benefits, or activities as required by applicable laws including Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and complies with the law regarding reasonable accommodation for disabled applicants and students. Inquiries about discrimination or reasonable accommodation should be referred to the Title IX and Section 504 Coordinator at Alumnae Hall, 401 Rosemont Avenue, Frederick, MD. 21701 (AD 312), (301) 696-3592. For complete information on Hood College’s nondiscrimination policy, please visit

Bellarmine University

Company Description:
Bellarmine University is a dynamic, growing university with a strong liberal arts focus in the Catholic tradition and a bold vision for the future. Bellarmine intends to increase its undergraduate and graduate enrollment of nearly 4,000 students by adding several new academic programs while maintaining small class sizes and personal attention to students. Bellarmine is listed in the Princeton Review’s 381 Best Colleges, ranks 12th among regional (South) universities in the 2016 U.S. News and World Report college rankings and is a top university in Forbes’ list of America’s best colleges. Bellarmine also earned a place on the President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll in 2015.

Bellarmine is located on a scenic 175-acre campus in the Highlands neighborhood of Louisville, KY, which was named one of the nation’s top 10 most affordable cities by Forbes. CNNMoney recently called Louisville the United States’ top “breakout city.”

Bellarmine is an equal opportunity employer. Persons of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply for this position.

Job Description:
Bellarmine University’s School of Communication seeks an outstanding candidate for a 9-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor to begin August 2018.

This position will contribute to our course offerings in two key areas. First, we seek a candidate with professional skills in any area of digital media production, such as digital video, multimedia, web design, digital audio, or animation. Second, the successful candidate will have teaching experience or research interests in areas related to digital culture, the social impact of digital media, and/or other implications of mediated digital communication.

Courses taught may include:
Undergraduate and graduate courses related to digital media, including Graphic Communication, Perspectives in Digital Media, Video Editing and Production, Writing for New Media, and/or Digital Storytelling. There will also be opportunities to propose new courses and expand our offerings.

In addition to continuing evidence of scholarship and innovation, responsibilities include teaching in our undergraduate and master’s programs, academic advising, and service to the School of Communication, university, and community.

Minimum requirements for this position:

  • Ph.D. in Communication or related field at time of employment or obtained by August 2018
  • Minimum of two years teaching experience at the college/university level
  • Demonstrated skill set in digital media production

Application Instructions:
Applicants must submit a CV and letter of interest addressing the relationships between traditional scholarship, creative, media-based work, and teaching by clicking on the appropriate link in this posting. The letter should include a list of specific courses the candidate is prepared to teach. Applicants must also submit digital files or links to 3-5 examples of creative works.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Apply Here:


American Political Science Association

APSA-MCI Communications Congressional Fellowships

Gain first-hand knowledge of Congress and policymaking by spending a year on Capitol Hill! The American Political Science Association Congressional Fellowship Program is now accepting applications for 2018-2019 APSA-MCI Communications Congressional Fellowships, open to academics and journalists from all disciplines and fields who have a professional interest in public policy and telecommunications. Fellows gain hands-on experience in Congress and the policymaking process by serving on congressional staffs, following an intensive one-month orientation. Fellows also participate in enrichment programs throughout the fellowship year. The fellowship stipend is $52,500 plus a travel allowance.

Scholars must have a PhD completed within the last 15 years or will have defended a PhD dissertation by November of the fellowship year. Journalists may be print or broadcast journalists (including online journalists) and must hold a bachelor’s degree, along with two to ten years of professional experience in writing, reporting, editing, producing, or directing.

Applications are due Dec. 4, 2017. Learn more and apply online at

State University of New York College at Cortland

The State University of New York College at Cortland invites applications for a tenure- track, Assistant Professor of Digital Film/Media Production for Fall 2018. The ideal candidate will demonstrate significant technical expertise and media production experience. The successful candidate will teach in the area of emerging media production, contribute to the Cinema Studies program, and have the opportunity to teach courses relevant areas of specialization. Links to a portfolio of creative works is required. Candidate will conduct scholarly research/creative activities, actively mentor students, participate in committee work, and contribute to curriculum development.
Three-course teaching load per semester.  Competitive salary.

Terminal degree (PhD and/or MFA) in communication, film, or related field required. ABD with designated date of completion may be considered. Teaching and professional experience preferred.

With 400 majors and two degree programs, Communication Studies is one of the largest departments on campus. Our diverse faculty contribute to a variety of interdisciplinary initiatives. SUNY Cortland provides an excellent quality of life in New York’s beautiful Finger Lakes region. Cortland County offers affordable housing and excellent school systems.

For a detailed job description or to apply online go to: Review of application materials will begin on October 28th and will continue until the position is filled. Questions may be directed to:

Dr. Paul van der Veur

The State University of New York College at Cortland is an AA/EEO/ADA employer. We have a strong commitment to the affirmation of diversity and interdisciplinary degree programs in the area of multicultural studies.

The University of Macau

Assistant Professor / Senior Instructor in Communication

The University of Macau (UMacau) is the flagship public university in Macao, which gives it a unique advantage in pursuing the goal of becoming a world-class university with regional characteristics. English is its working language. In recent years, UMacau has made significant progress and has gained increasing international recognition for its teaching, research, and community service. To better support higher education development in Macao and to meet society’s ever-increasing demand for high-quality professionals, UMacau in 2014 relocated to a new campus that is 20 times the size of the old one. The large campus, the implementation of Asia’s largest residential college system, the unique ‘4-in-1’ education model combine to provide a multifaceted education to students to help them achieve well-rounded development. In addition to adopting a governance and management system in line with international standards and practices, UMacau internationally recruits outstanding scholars to create a multilingual and multicultural learning environment for students. With these new developments and initiatives, UMacau is faced with unprecedented opportunities and provides exciting new possibilities for professional development.

The Department of Communication of the Faculty of Social Sciences invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor / Senior Instructor in Communication. This new position is intended to complement and strengthen existing departmental emphases. We are seeking the best candidate from the fields of communication, across areas such as media studies, public relations, journalism, cultural studies and / or cognate areas, who can contribute to departmental teaching needs.

The Department of Communication currently offers broad-based curricula leading to Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees covering various areas of communication studies (communication theory, intercultural communication, organizational communication, communication skills); vocationally-oriented public communication  (public relations, advertising, event planning); media studies and journalism (journalism writing and publication, mass media, new media, digital culture); creative industries (video production, photography, animation); and cultural studies (cultural and critical theory, cinema, popular culture). The Department also has an active and successful PhD program. Information about the Department of Communication is available at the University website: For academic enquiries, please contact

Candidates must hold a PhD / Master’s degree in a relevant field for the position of Assistant Professor / Senior Instructor respectively and should have demonstrable record of excellence in teaching across the relevant areas of communication studies. While candidates must be fluent in English, ability to speak Chinese may be considered an asset, though it is not a prerequisite for the appointment.

The selected candidate may assume duty as early as January 2018.

Position and Remuneration
Remuneration and appointment rank offered will be competitive and commensurate with the successful applicants’ academic qualification, current position and professional experience. The current local maximum income tax rate is 12% but is effectively around 5% – 7% after various discretionary exemptions.

Application Procedure
Applicants should visit for more details, and apply ONLINE at Career@UM ( (Ref. No.: FSS/DCOM/APSI/09/2017). Review of applications will commence immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applicants may consider their applications not successful if they were not invited for an interview within 3 months of application.

Human Resources Section, Office of Administration
University of Macau, Av. da Universidade, Taipa, Macau, China
Website:;  Email:
Tel: +853 8822 8577;  Fax: +853 8822 2412

The effective position and salary index are subject to the Personnel Statute of the University of Macau in force. The University of Macau reserves the right not to appoint a candidate. Applicants with less qualification and experience can be offered lower positions under special circumstances.