Term Faculty Member in Broadcast and Multimedia
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The Department of Journalism in the School of Communication at
Emerson College is hiring a continuing line, full-time, term
faculty member in Broadcast and Multimedia Journalism to join the
department in the Boston campus. The appointment begins August 24,
2023 with a mandatory 2-day orientation August 24 & 25,
Emerson College believes the pathway to achieving inclusive
excellence and fostering a campus climate where everyone can thrive
is only possible in an authentically inclusive, diverse, equitable,
accessible, sustainable and socially just environment. As a
community of storytellers, we continually strive to cultivate a
community that draws upon the widest possible pool of talent to
unify excellence and diversity while fully embracing individuals
from varied backgrounds, cultures, races, identities, life
experiences, perspectives, beliefs, and values.
The faculty member in this position will be expected to support
existing courses in audio/video reporting and producing, TV news
producing, TV news reporting, news magazine and documentary and
long-form multimedia storytelling as well as work with its
co-curricular organizations in visual and multimedia news. This
person will also help to enhance the department's use of video and
audio news formats across creative and dynamic emerging media
For this term position, the ideal candidate will have teaching
experience in multimedia news reporting and producing courses that
integrate digital and social media storytelling. 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.
The person in this position could work to 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.
They are encouraged to develop courses that could extend the
department's Advanced Journalism Diversity offerings as well as
collaborative enterprise journalism work. Members of historically
underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
The ideal candidate should have a Master's degree, demonstrate a
record of successful teaching at the college level, and present an
online portfolio of professional work that highlights broadcast and
digital news expertise. Candidates with at least five years of
professional experience in broadcast journalism are
To apply, please submit the following:
- Curriculum vitae
- Cover letter indicating teaching philosophy and professional
orientation, with a focus on teaching diverse students/interacting
with diverse communities
- Summary of teaching evaluations (if available)
- Contact information for three references (not to be contacted
without applicant's written approval)
Please note, in the job application where there is the "CV/Cover
Letter/ Additional Documents" drop box, you must include all of the
required materials listed above. You can upload each document
separate or as a combined PDF. Your application will not be
complete without these documents.
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Review of applications will begin October 1, 2022 and will continue
until the position is filled.
Emerson College enrolls over 5,800 graduate and undergraduate
students from all 50 states and more than 70 countries. Its main
campus is located in the dynamic, multicultural city of Boston. The
college also has campuses in Los Angeles and the Netherlands.
Emerson's commitment to inclusive excellence is supported by a
range of resources such as the Office of Internationalization &
Equity, the Social Justice Center, and the Center for Innovation in
Teaching and Learning.
To apply, please visit: https://emerson.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/Emerson_College_FT_Faculty/job/Boston-Campus/Term-Faculty-Member-in-Broadcast-and-Multimedia-Journalism_JR004017
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