Lecturer in Journalism

Michigan State University

Lecturer-Fixed Term

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Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Communication Arts Sciences
Department: Journalism 10010494
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: PR/Media/Graphics/Comm/Fund Raising, Full Time (90-100%), Fixed Term Academic Staff

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Position Summary

The School of Journalism at Michigan State University is seeking outstanding candidates for anticipated fixed-term (non-tenure system) faculty positions in journalism and mass media. These are part-time positions. Primary responsibilities will be teaching either online or campus classes. 

Responsibilities will include some combination of the following: teaching a course or courses in journalism and media that students can apply in careers in news media and other industries. 

Appointment will be for one semester beginning spring 2021. Salary will commensurate with experience and qualifications. Interested candidates should apply via the MSU job application website at http://www.careers.msu.edu/.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

Minimum Requirements

Professional experience in journalism and mass communication or related area; commitment to working as part of a team; and excellent communication and leadership skills. 

Desired Qualifications

Teaching experience is desired.

Required Application Materials

CV, Cover Letter

Special Instructions

Department Website: https://comartsci.msu.edu/departments/school-journalism 

Interested candidates should apply via the MSU job application website at http://www.careers.msu.edu/.

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MSU Statement

Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.

Advertised: Oct 14, 2020 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: Oct 14, 2022 Eastern Daylight Time