Assistant/Associate Professor in Multimedia Journalism -
The Department of Journalism in the School of Arts and Sciences
at the University of Richmond is seeking a tenure track assistant
or associate professor in Multimedia Journalism. The faculty member
in this position will be expected to teach courses in video and/or
audio and digital journalism while producing quality scholarship
related to the field or journalistic works in these mediums. The
appointment will begin in August, 2023.
The ideal candidate will have a Ph.D. or a terminal Master's
degree in a relevant field and at least five years of full-time
experience in professional journalism. Experience teaching at the
college level is highly valued. The faculty member in this position
is expected to teach existing course offerings in audio/video
reporting, develop new courses, and enhance the department's use of
video and audio across the curriculum.
The University of Richmond is one of the few top-ranked liberal
arts colleges in the country with a department dedicated entirely
to the study and practice of journalism. The Department of
Journalism is deeply embedded within the social sciences and
humanities and is a close-knit, thriving group of scholars,
practitioners and students. Professors in the department are known
for their dedication to student advising, university service and
collaboration across disciplines with other departments. For more
information on the department, see http://journalism.richmond.edu.
The University of Richmond is committed to developing a diverse
workforce and student body, and to modeling an inclusive campus
community which values the expression of difference in ways that
promote excellence in teaching, learning, personal development, and
institutional success. Our academic community strongly encourages
applications that are in keeping with this commitment.
Applicants should apply online at http://jobs.richmond.edu and submit
a current curriculum vitae and a cover letter that includes
statements about scholarly and/or creative or journalistic
productions, research plans, teaching interests, and strategies for
teaching effectiveness. Candidates should provide the names and
contact information for three references who may be asked, at a
later date, to submit letters of recommendation. Review of
applications will commence on October 17, 2022, and continue until
the position is filled. Please address any questions about the
position to the search committee chair, Shahan Mufti (email@example.com).