Assistant Professor in Journalism

Alfred University

Alfred, NY

ID: 7061455
Posted: October 16, 2019
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

The Division of Psychology & Communication Studies in the College of Arts & Sciences at Alfred University invites applications for a full-time, tenure­ track position in at the rank of Assistant Professor for the 2020-2021 academic year.


Ph.D. in Journalism, Mass Communication, Media Studies, Communication or an appropriate field (ABD considered)
Candidates should offer courses that focus on basic and advanced journalism skills for print, broadcast, and digital news, including newswriting, media writing, multimedia storytelling, feature writing, law & ethics, investigative reporting, and/or other areas of candidate interest.
Teaching interests in at least one of the following: gender/race/ethnicity; intercultural communication; sports journalism; global media; or international affairs.
Have a strong commitment to teaching and advising at the undergraduate level
Establish a research program that can lead to publication in the candidate's interest area(s) and include undergraduates
Interest and/or experience with student-run media is a plus.
Typical teaching load is 12 cr/semester (3 courses @ 4 cr. ea.).
Applications will be reviewed beginning November 1, 2019 and continue until the position is filled. Please have Letters of Recommendation sent to

Alfred University actively subscribes to a policy of equal employment opportunity, and will not discriminate against any employee, student or applicant because of race, age, sex, color, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, physical or mental disability, religion, ancestry or national origin, marital status, genetic information, military or veteran status, domestic violence victim status, criminal conviction status, political affiliation or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Protected veterans, minorities and women are encouraged to apply.


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