Assistant Professor of Journalism
Type of Position
4 Year Faculty
Grant Funded Position?
If faculty position, tenure track?
2 – Tenure Track
If faculty position, rank?
3 – Assistant Professor
Aug – May (9 mo)
Duties and Responsibilities
Teaching load consists of four courses per semester, placement and supervision of student internships, supervision of student publications, and collection and documentation of program and course assessment data. The instructor will advise students who have journalism as a teaching field or minor track; will serve on departmental and university committees; will attend faculty meetings and be available for consultation and in-service programs.
Minimum Required Education:
Ph.D. in Journalism, Mass Communication or closely-related discipline (ABD candidates may be considered)
Required Licenses and/or Certifications:
We are particularly seeking candidates with scholarly and professional experience in writing for emerging media in a range of formats which might include blogs, videoblogs/podcasts, digital storytelling, and social media.
Professional experience and excellence in teaching at the university level.
018: Dept of Language and Literature (FSU)
Main Campus, Fairmont
Position will report to (title)
Chair/Language and Literature
Anticipated Hire Date
How to apply
All applicants MUST complete an online application; paper applications cannot be accepted.
Please note that candidates invited to interview are required to bring copies of all academic transcripts to the interview event.