University of Toledo

Assistant Professor of Broadcasting Job Description

The Department of Communication at the University of Toledo seeks a dynamic candidate to teach broadcasting and to reflect the changing realities of the media industry. This position will begin in August 2017.

Preference will be given to candidates well versed in broadcasting and new media who can teach students to thrive in today’s multimedia newsroom. The successful candidate will teach a variety of undergraduate courses in television production, as well as other departmental core media courses as appropriate. Such areas include beginning and advanced broadcasting and journalism courses, video production, editing and broadcast writing and mass communication.

We seek a candidate who will also advise program majors, engage in scholarship and help develop innovative approaches to communication education in a global environment. The ideal candidate will be one who reaches across academic disciplines to collaborate with colleagues in other departments, universities, and corporate entities.

Minimum qualifications:
Applicants must have a terminal degree in a Communication related field with a focus in Television Broadcasting and must also have significant professional media experience.

TO APPLY:
Applications must be made online at https://jobs.utoledo.edu/ under the “Faculty” tab (Posting 0600395) and application materials must include the following materials only:

1.  A cover letter that clearly articulates your qualifications, education and professional broadcasting experience;
2.  Curriculum vitae;
3.  Links of two examples of published work and/creative works
4.  Three references able to address the candidate’s qualification for this position.

Consideration of applications will begin February 8, 2017 until the position is filled.

Questions may be directed to Dr. David Tucker, Search Committee Chair at david.tucker@utoledo.edu.

University of Toledo is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution.

The University of Toledo is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and educator. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and covered veterans.

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