Term Instructor, Journalism

American University
District of Columbia, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Jun 6, 2022

The School of Communication at American University invites applications for a term faculty appointment beginning August 29, 2022. The School of Communication seeks candidates whose research, teaching, or service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and inclusion of those historically underrepresented individuals in higher education. Women, underrepresented individuals and people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

A master’s degree related to Journalism is preferred. The position requires multimedia digital skill sets, as well as deep journalism experience and could include some weekend courses. The successful incumbent will teach three courses per semester in Journalism, including, but not limited to, Digital Skills (video, audio, web,) Writing for Communication, Backpack Video Journalism and Reporting/Advanced Reporting. All faculty are expected to hold a minimum of 2 hours/week of office hours and participate in School and University activities and service.

Salary is competitive. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Please submit applications via Interfolio. Include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, three letters of recommendation, recent teaching evaluations, as well as a statement of past and/or future contributions to diversity and inclusion through teaching, research, and service. Please contact Aisha Green, Faculty Coordinator, 202-885-2133 or aisha@american.edu if you have any questions.

American University is a private institution within easy reach of the many centers of government, business, research and the arts located within the nation’s capital. For more information about American University, visit www.american.edu. Learn more about the School of Communication at http://www.american.edu/soc/ .

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