This job has expired

Assistant Instructor, Sports Broadcasting

University of Central Missouri
Missouri, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Sep 23, 2022
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.
Position Information

Position Information

Position Title Assistant Instructor, Instructional Faculty Working Title Assistant Instructor, Sports Broadcasting Department 220310-Communication Pay Rate Per faculty salary model FTE 1.0 FLSA Exempt Position Number 997283 Classification Faculty Special Instructions to Applicants:
APPLICATION DEADLINE : Review of applications will begin on October 30, 2022. Positionwill
be considered open until filled.
Applicants are required to submit:
● Cover letter
● Curriculum Vitae (CV) or resume
● Transcript
● Three names of references and contact information
● Evidence of teaching effectiveness (creative work portfolio optional)
● Teaching statement, including a statement on the approach to teaching diverse populations
(no more than two pages)

Note: UCM hires only individuals lawfully authorized to work in the United States. All offers of employment are contingent upon the presentation of documents demonstrating the appointee’s identity and eligibility to work in accordance with provisions of the Immigration Reform and Control Act. A background check (including a criminal records check and prior employment verification) must be completed and cleared prior to the start of employment.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY STATEMENT : As an Equal Opportunity Employer, UCM does not discriminate on the basis of any protected categories: age, ancestry, citizenship, color, disability, gender, immigration status, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran’s status. The University is committed to the principles of diversity in employment and to creating a stimulating learning environment for its diverse student body.

Working hours:
Professional Faculty Hours Bargaining Unit No Work Location Warrensburg Campus Posting Date 09/23/2022 Closing Date Open Until Filled Yes Position Purpose
Our sports broadcasting courses work with UCM Athletics to livestream multiple sports in fall and spring semesters. We have a 24’ broadcast trailer complete with a TriCaster TC2 Elite, 3P1 replay system, 4 Blackmagic URSA mini broadcast build up cameras that utilize SMPTE fiber for video transmission, one Blackmagic URSA mini broadcast shoulder mount camera with wireless video transmission, Behringer X32 Compact mixer, TELEX communication system, several NDI stationary and robotic cameras, and an ATEM camera control unit.

The successful candidate will need to be knowledgeable or willing to learn the operation of the truck and equipment. The successful candidate will primarily teach undergraduate courses in sports broadcasting, but will also need to be able to teach other courses in digital media production in their desired area, such as: Multimedia Production, Intro to Digital Video, Multicam Studio Production, Media Aesthetics, Audio Production, Writing Across the Media, or a number of others.

Typical course load for instructors in the department is 4/4; however, instructors of sports production will receive release time in recognition of the extended schedule required by game coverage.The candidate will additionally have the opportunity to perform service to the program, college, university, and discipline in order to be considered for promotion through the instructor ranks.

Experience teaching or producing live sports is required. Trouble-shooting skills are an important part of the job, as well as calmness under pressure and the ability to mentor students in the sports broadcasting industry.

● Required skills:
○ Sports Broadcasting/Live-streaming experience
○ Technical and troubleshooting skills in assistance to our broadcast systems
engineer in maintaining broadcast equipment
○ Have knowledge of both software and hardware within audio and video systems
○ Demonstrate an ability to interact positively with students, faculty, and staff

RANK AND SALARY : Assistant Instructor. Salary begins at $39,755 ($46,770 with a terminal degree), with the opportunity for advancement in the university’s instructor promotion program.
DATE OF APPOINTMENT : Fall Semester, 2023.

QUALIFICATIONS : A master’s degree in broadcast media or a related field is required.
Candidates must have an affinity for teaching. The University of Central Missouri strives to develop a campus environment that welcomes and recognizes all dimensions of diversity and inclusiveness. What this means is that all students are welcomed in the classroom, and differences are to be recognized rather than erased or denied. Dimensions of diversity can include sex, race, age, national origin, ethnicity, gender identity and expression, intellectual and physical ability, sexuality, income, faith and non-faith perspectives, socio-economic class, primary language, family status, military experience, and more. Inclusive learning is facilitated by creative and innovative thought and mutual respect; being in this classroom means that you, your faculty member, and your peers are expected to foster a welcoming and equitable environment for all. Education & Formal Training Master's degree (Specify field(s) of study below), Doctorate degree (Specify field(s) of study below) Other Education & Formal Training Computer Skills Experience Special Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge: Other Special Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge Physical & Environmental Factors: Special Working Conditions: Ability to Keyboard Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. Do you understand that the university requires a background check for this position and that any job offer made to the selected candidate is contingent upon the results of this check?
    • Yes
    • No
Required Documents
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Transcripts
  3. Reference Letter 1
  4. Vitae
  5. Reference Letter 2
  6. Reference Letter 3
  7. Documentation of Teaching Effectiveness
  8. Teaching and Research Statement
Optional Documents

You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalized job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert