Adjunct Instructor - Journalism
Job Code/Title Position Number J00001 Working Title Adjunct Instructor - Journalism Department Robertson School Organizational Overview
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Recruitment Pool All Applicants Anticipated Hiring Range $1,144 per credit Campus Monroe Park Campus Position Type Adjunct - Teaching Hours/Week Varies Normal work days Monday - Friday Normal work hours TBD Job Category Adjunct - Teaching Does this position provide patient or clinical services to the VCU Health System? No Does this position require a pre-placement medical assessment? No Is any portion of this position grant-funded? No Sensitive Position No Resource Critical No Description of the Job
The Virginia Commonwealth University College of Humanities and Sciences is recruiting a pool of adjunct faculty for course sections within the undergraduate journalism sequence for the mass communications major in the Richard T. Robertson School of Media and Culture. This pool will be utilized on an as-needed basis. Your application will remain active until June 30, 2021; you may resubmit your application for subsequent years. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
Position duties include:
Meet all designated course instruction guidelines.
Grade assignments and exams in a timely manner.
Respond to student inquiries within 24 hours.
Submit final grades (and mid-semester grades if required) according to College/School policy.
Inspire students while teaching concepts, skills and best practices regarding contemporary broadcast and/or digital journalism, dependent on the specific class. See the list of journalism classes and requirements for the bachelor of science in mass communications at http://bulletin.vcu.edu/undergraduate/college-humanities-sciences/school-media-culture/.
Master’s degree in a related field with experience and specialized expertise directly related to the position, or significant professional experience in lieu of a master’s degree.
COMPETENCIES / EXPERIENCE :
Demonstrated teaching experience or the potential to successfully teach an undergraduate course in a university setting.
Ph.D. or other doctoral degree in a related discipline or directly related to the position is highly preferred.
Previous experience teaching courses within the Robertson School of Media and Culture.
Job Open Date 07/25/2020 Remove from posting on or before Open Until Filled No Special Instructions to Applicants
Please provide the following:
1. A cover letter highlighting relevant skills and experience, and listing the specific classes you are interested in teaching
2. A current CV/resume; and uploaded as one (other) document:
3. A link to your LinkedIn profile and recent professional work, if possible
4. Materials related to any previous teaching, such as a class syllabus, assignments and exams
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- Cover Letter/Letter of Application
- Curriculum Vitae (CV)
- Other Document