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The Department of Communication is seeking a colleague with a background in journalism and production for a tenure-track assistant professor position.

The person we seek to hire will complement a growing faculty in Mass Communication by having a teaching load in both the area of Film, Television and Audio Production, and Journalism. That person will have the demonstrated ability to teach courses such as Writing for Digital Media, Audio Production, Podcasting and other courses in the candidate’s area of specialty. Additionally, the candidate may contribute to core courses within the major including Media Literacy, Theory and Research, and Professional Media Writing. The ideal candidate would also help to teach news writing and gathering skills for students working on the department’s radio station (WGUR-FM), student newspaper (“The Colonnade”) or the department’s television news broadcast (GC-360). The person should have a strong background in Audio Production and can complement existing faculty strengths in video and television production.

The faculty employee is expected to have:
1. understanding of the principles associated with teaching and learning.
2. strong communication skills and successful higher education teaching experience.
3. a developing research agenda.

Demonstrable ability to work collegiality and effectively with individuals of diverse backgrounds. In keeping with the University’s mission we especially encourage applicants who will further our goal of cultural, ethnic, racial, and gender diversity.

The deadline for applications is 11:59 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on March 20, 2022. Applications must be completed in the online Georgia College employment application website. Review of applicants will begin March 21, 2022. The start date will be August 1, 2022.

To apply for this job please visit careers.hprod.onehcm.usg.edu.