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The Department of Journalism in the School of Communication at Emerson College is hiring a full-time, one-year, non-tenure track teaching position (“term faculty”) in Broadcast Journalism to join the department in the Boston campus. The appointment begins August 19, 2021.
Emerson College is committed to an active, intentional, and ongoing engagement with diversity—in people, in the curriculum, in the co-curriculum, and in the college's intellectual, social, cultural, and geographical communities. Emerson endorses a framework of inclusive excellence, which recognizes that institutional excellence comes from fully engaging with diversity in all aspects of institutional activities.
The ideal candidate will have teaching experience, broadcast news reporting and producing skills, and at least five years of practical broadcast journalism experience. The position is expected to support existing foundational courses in journalism as well as expand our in-depth and enterprise course offerings with new courses to teach students to develop interactive and immersive stories for on air and online.
We require experience teaching and creating in an inclusive, learner-centered environment at the graduate and/or undergraduate level within a diverse student community. Members of historically underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
At a minimum, candidates must have a Master's degree in Journalism or in a related discipline. Candidates should demonstrate a record of successful teaching at the college level. Candidates with professional experience in broadcast journalism are preferred. A portfolio of work using video reporting and producing skills for on air and online presentation is expected.
To apply, please submit the following: 1.) Curriculum vitae; 2.) Cover letter indicating teaching philosophy and professional orientation; 3.) Summary of teaching evaluations; and, 4.) Contact information for three references (not to be contacted without applicant's written approval).
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Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Emerson College is the nation's only four-year institution dedicated exclusively to majors in communication and the arts in a liberal arts context. Its main campus is located in the center of the dynamic multicultural city of Boston, in close proximity to major publishing houses, arts institutions, and research centers. The college also has campuses in Los Angeles and the Netherlands. Emerson College enrolls over 5,100 graduate and undergraduate students from more than 58 countries and all 50 states.
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Emerson College is the nation’s only four-year institution dedicated exclusively to majors in communication and the arts in a liberal arts context. Its main campus is located in the center of the dynamic multicultural city of Boston, in close proximity to major publishing houses, arts institutions, and research centers. The college also has campuses in Los Angeles and the Netherlands. Emerson College enrolls over 4,300 graduate and undergraduate students from more than 70 countries and all 50 states.
Emerson College believes diversity enriches the educational experience by providing students with the opportunity to learn from individuals who may have different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. Engagement with diversity in the curriculum, in our co-curricular offerings, and all other aspects of the College enhances the personal and intellectual growth of all members of our campus community. Emerson is committed to strengthening communities, including our workplace, by fostering the development of the intercultural competencies necessary for meaningful citizenship in an increasingly complex, pluralistic society. Emerson College does not discriminate on the basis of sex/gender in its educational programs or activities. Emerson has designated the Associate Vice President, Title IX, and Clery Coordinator to respond to inquiries regarding the College Sexual Misconduct Policy. The Title IX Coordinator may be reached at 8 Park Plaza, Transportation Bldg, Room 230 Boston, MA 02116; Telephone: 617-824-8999; email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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