AJ - Adjunct
Adjunct Instructor - Journalism
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Anticipated Hiring Range
$1,200 per credit
Monroe Park Campus
Adjunct - Teaching
Normal work days
Monday - Friday
Normal work hours
Adjunct - Teaching
Does this position provide patient or clinical services to the
VCU Health System?
Does this position require a pre-placement medical
Is any portion of this position grant-funded?
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, 2022; 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
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
Remove from posting on or before
Open Until Filled
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
4. Materials related to any previous teaching, such as a class
syllabus, assignments and exams
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
Optional & Required Documents
- Cover Letter/Letter of Application
- Curriculum Vitae (CV)
- Other Document