Assistant Professor of Journalism (#10912)

California, Pennsylvania, United States

Job description

California University of Pennsylvania invites applications for Tenure Track Faculty Assistant Professor of Journalism (#10912) to begin August 2018. A comprehensive regional institution and a member of Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education, California University is a diverse, caring and scholarly learning community dedicated to excellence in teacher preparation, liberal arts, science and technology, and professional studies. The University enrolls approximately 7,700 students in graduate and undergraduate programs taught by 256 full-time faculty members. Visit for more information about California University of Pennsylvania.

Job Summary / Basic Function: Responsibilities include teaching a 12-hour load of upper and lower level
English classes. The successful candidate will be able to teach all of the journalism classes offered
in the concentration to include but not limited to multimedia journalism, feature writing, news writing,
editing and layout, press law and ethics, sports writing, journalism history, and enterprise/investigative

See California University of Pennsylvania’s Employment website for more Job Summary details:

RANK & SALARY: This is a tenure-track faculty appointment. Salary is competitive and commensurate with academic preparation and experience. An excellent fringe benefits package is included.

THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT must be capable of and committed to effective teaching and fulfillment of professional responsibilities, continuing scholarly growth, and service contribution to the University and communities. Also, the successful applicant will have experience working with diverse populations.

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES include involvement with departmental, college-wide, and university committees. Also, in accordance with the terms of the collective bargaining agreement between the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education and APSCUF, the successful applicant might be assigned to perform work at off-campus sites, in the evening/weekend college and/or provide instruction through online and/or other distance education methods.

How to apply

Applications are accepted online only at Physical resumes are not accepted.

Veterans claiming preference should submit a copy of their DD214 to the Office of Social Equity, 250 University Ave., Box 9, California, PA 15419.

California University of Pennsylvania is a diverse, caring and scholarly learning community dedicated to excellence in the liberal arts, science and technology, and professional studies. For more than 150 years Cal U has been known for its educational excellence and for its commitment to the core values of Integrity, Civility and Responsibility.