Arizona State University seeks assistant professor digital media
The Cronkite School offers Bachelor of Arts, Master’s of Mass Communication and Ph.D. degrees. The school is accredited by the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communication. ASU is a large Research I institution located in the Phoenix metropolitan area.
A leader in digital media education and the home of the Carnegie-Knight News21 program, the Cronkite School added more than 20 top journalists and scholars to the faculty over the past six years. The school’s professional programs, including a news bureau in Washington, D.C., immerse students in the practice of journalism. The school is housed in a state-of-the-art journalism complex on ASU’s Downtown Phoenix campus in the heart of the nation’s sixth largest city and 12th-largest media market.
The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication at Arizona State University seeks to hire two tenure-track assistant professors to help lead the school’s digital journalism program, teach multimedia journalism on the basic and advanced levels, and conduct innovative research in digital media.
Required qualifications are at least five years of professional experience, including in digital media, a full range of journalistic and technological skills in multimedia storytelling, and a Ph.D.
Application deadline: Oct. 1, 2012, or if not filled, the first of each month thereafter until the search is closed.
Application procedure: Materials must include 1) a current curriculum vita; 2) a letter outlining employment history, educational philosophy, scholarly research or creative interests and a description of how the applicant’s experiences will benefit the Cronkite School; and 3) names, positions and telephone numbers of three academic or professional references.
Submit materials to:
Marianne Barrett, Ph.D.
Senior Associate Dean
Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication
555 N. Central Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85004
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