Emory & Henry College

“The Mass Communications Department at Emory & Henry College invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor of mass communications, focused on broadcast and digital media production and media studies.

The ideal candidate will have an interdisciplinary focus that can encompass multiple topics in digital communication and technology, experience teaching in undergraduate studio, field and classroom environments, and be capable of providing instruction in the program’s undergraduate media production streams, with an emphasis on broadcast studio video production. Special consideration will be made for candidates with specialization in studio, broadcast and/or electronic video; computer-mediated communication; multimedia; digital storytelling; and critical media studies.

The Mass Communications Department at Emory & Henry College teaches a broad, interdisciplinary, journalism-based curriculum which boasts award-winning programming, graduates and faculty. The department produces a weekly television program and works closely with the student newspaper and the College’s 9,000-watt FM radio station. Faculty members in the department teach a broad range of courses in a 3-3 load and advise student media. Participation in the General Education curriculum is required.

Minimum qualifications: Ph.D. in related academic field required. ABD candidates with significant progress will be considered. The ideal candidate will have both teaching and professional experience. Record/promise of successful scholarship is expected.

Apply with cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching evaluations (if available), transcripts, and contact information for three academic references to mcomm2017@ehc.edu. Application review begins immediately and will continue until position is filled. Emory & Henry is a four-year, Methodist-affiliated, liberal arts college in southwest Virginia. Please visit our website at www.ehc.edu.

Emory & Henry College is an equal opportunity provider and employer. Emory & Henry is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. Emory & Henry strongly encourages applications from female and minority candidates.”

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