This is a full-time, 9-month non-tenure track lecturer position to teach in the Department of Journalism and Mass Communication (JOMC). The position will have responsibility to teach introductory and advanced writing and reporting courses in the areas of digital/electronic and print writing, reporting and producing; and experience in the production of multimedia content for journalism or strategic communication purposes. Classes will be assigned as needed by the Department Chair. Additional duties assigned by the Department Chair may include, but are not limited to, student academic advising and career mentoring, serving on departmental/college and university committees, research and/or creative works/ This position is expected to work cooperatively with faculty and staff within the Department, College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, and University.
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The Department of Journalism and Mass Communication offers a Bachelor of Science degree with concentrations in multimedia journalism, mass media production, and public relations, which are accredited by the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (ACEJMC). The department is housed within the College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, which enrolls more than 1,850 students and has more than 105 faculty members. More than 600 students are majors in the Journalism and Mass Communication Department, which plans to establish a graduate program in the immediate future.
The mission of the Department is to prepare students with the high quality education necessary to succeed as professionals and critical thinkers and to become productive citizens of their communities, the nation and the world. With an award-winning faculty, intensive research programs, and community-focused initiatives, North Carolina A&T State University is the nation's largest historically black university with an enrollment of more than 12,000 students.
Internal job number: 003794
Master’s degree in Journalism, Communication or related discipline; Two years of college level teaching experience and three to five years of industry/professional experience.
At least five years of experience as a working news professional. Experience teaching journalism courses, such as media writing and editing, digital storytelling, and mass communication history.
You must complete and submit an electronic application for employment to be considered. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of completing an electronic application.
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North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is one of the nation’s most highly respected doctoral research, land-grant institutions. With an enrollment of almost 11,000 students, we are committed to fulfilling our mission through exemplary undergraduate and graduate instruction, scholarly and creative research, and effective public service. As a member of the A&T family you will be an integral part of its history and future – joining more than 1,800 current faculty and staff. You will be expected to be a leader and mentor. You will influence the minds that will affect our world. As a change agent, you will use your intellect and influence to make a positive impact on the greater A&T community. A&T will be more than your job, it will become your passion—and that commitment to yourself and others will last a lifetime. Because that’s what Aggies Do!