Lecturer of Communication

Georgia, United States
Salary Not specified
Dec 15, 2020
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Lecturer of Communication

School of Communication and Media


Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a nine-month, non-tenure track Lecturer of Communication position in the School of Communication and Media to begin August 2021.


Kennesaw State University invites applications for a Lecturer position with an emphasis on teaching Digital Media Production, an entry-level course recommended for all School majors and required for majors in Journalism and Emerging Media and majors in Media and Entertainment. The ideal candidate will have experience teaching media production at the university level and preferably some professional digital media production experience.


The School is looking for a digital media production generalist who can teach the essential technology and software to prepare students for advanced digital production courses in their majors. The ideal candidate will be proficient in teaching the Adobe Creative Cloud suite of production software, including Audition, Premier Pro, After Effects, Lightroom, Photoshop, Rush and InDesign.


The successful candidate may also teach Photojournalism or Visual Communication, if qualified, and perform some service duties.


Excellence in teaching and engagement is expected of all faculty members in the College of Humanities and Social Sciences at KSU. Faculty in the School teach in a variety of modalities, including face-to-face, hybrid, and online.


A Master’s degree in journalism, communication, mass communication, or related field, or its foreign equivalent is required as well as a record of effective university teaching.


Preferred qualifications include:


  • Previous experience teaching media production courses
  • Professional production experience
  • Evidence of teaching and working with a culturally and an ethnically diverse community
  • Experience teaching on-line or hybrid courses


For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. Offering campuses in Marietta and Kennesaw, the university is located just north of Atlanta and combines a suburban setting with access to one of the country’s most dynamic cities. As Georgia’s third-largest university, Kennesaw State offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a growing number of doctoral programs. Designated by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia as a comprehensive university, Kennesaw State is committed to becoming a world-class academic institution positioned to broaden its academic and research missions and expand its scope on a local, regional and national level.


For a full description of this position, application deadlines, and application procedures, visit https://facultyaffairs.kennesaw.edu/faculty_openings.php.


Kennesaw State University, a member of the University System of Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and/or veteran status. Georgia is an Open Records state.