Rutgers University - New Brunswick, Department of Journalism & Media Studies
DISTINGUISHED PRACTITIONER (Faculty Appointment in Journalism & Media Studies)
|Institution Type:||College / University|
|Location:||New Jersey, United States|
|Position:||Non-Tenure Track Faculty|
NON-TENURE TRACK FACULTY APPOINTMENT IN JOURNALISM/MEDIA STUDIES
THE DEPARTMENT OF JOURNALISM AND MEDIA STUDIES in the School of Communication and Information at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, seeks applications for a three-year renewable, non-tenure track position from distinguished practitioners of journalism. We are looking for candidates of national reputation with proven leadership skills whose work aligns with our departmental and school-wide interests. Candidates will be expected to teach both practical journalism and media skills courses and conceptual courses within their areas of expertise.
The School of Communication and Information at Rutgers University is home to three departments with substantially overlapping research and teaching interests: Journalism and Media Studies; Communication; and Library and Information Science. For more about the department of Journalism and Media Studies and the Rutgers-School of Communication and Information, including school-wide research interests and other active faculty searches, see: http://comminfo.rutgers.edu.
Qualifications: Applicants should have substantial previous experience in some aspect of journalism or related media industries, whether in print, broadcast, digital media, or other technologies. This experience should include a nationally acclaimed record of professional accomplishment, including significant markers of distinction. The ideal candidate will also have strong record of organizational or administrative experience and be eager to assume core responsibilities in curriculum and program development and direction. We particularly welcome candidates who place race and ethnicity at the center of their work.
Letter of application should address these points, and clearly articulate the candidate’s fit to specific departmental and school-wide interests. Responsibilities of the successful candidate will include departmental, school, and university assignments in teaching; continued publication or other journalistic productivity; leadership in strengthening and developing the school’s journalism and media programs; enhancing the prominence of the department and school through public discussions, events, and outreach; and service in accordance with university and school policy expectations for non-tenure-track appointments.
Submissions: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Include letter of application, CV or detailed résumé, and names and contact information of three references (no letters at this time please). Submit to: http://comminfo.rutgers.edu/jms-search/nttfaculty.
For further questions please contact Prof. David Greenberg, search committee chair: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Founded in 1766, Rutgers is the eighth-oldest institution of higher education in the United States and is a member of the elite AAU research universities in North America. An equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is committed to building a diverse community and encourages the applications of women and minority candidates.
|Primary Category:||Journalism and Media Studies