Journalism Studies Assistant Professor

University of Missouri-Columbia in Missouri

Date Posted January 13, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time

Journalism: Journalism Studies Assistant Professor. The Missouri School of Journalism invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Journalism Studies beginning in August 2014. Qualifications: Ph.D. in journalism, communication, or related discipline at time of appointment. ABD Ph.D. with completion by December 2014 may be considered. Competitive recruitment: Candidates will be evaluated on scholarship (research and publication) and teaching in undergraduate and graduate journalism or related fields. Teaching Assignment: Candidate will teach media ethics, law and/or qualitative research methods at the doctoral and master's levels and one or more courses in the undergraduate core curriculum, such as Principles of American Journalism, Cross Cultural Journalism or Communications Law. Application Process: Application screening will begin January 21, 2014, and continue until the position is filled. Please provide a letter describing teaching, professional background, research, and a CV with the names and contact information of three references. Please visit to access the online application system. The job ID number is 12221. Email Elizabeth Hardt ( with any questions. The University of Missouri is committed to cultural diversity, and it is expected that successful candidate will share this commitment. MU is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ADA institution and encourages applications from women and minority candidates.

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