The Department of Communication Studies at the University of Michigan seeks applications for the Howard R. Marsh Visiting Professorship in Journalism for the 2014-2015 academic year. The Howard R. Marsh Endowment provides funds for a one-semester or one-academic year visit from either a distinguished academic scholar who studies journalism and news media or an eminent professional journalist. The individual selected for this appointment will contribute to the education of students in the Department and College of Literature, Science and the Arts who are studying long-range factors affecting the ability of the news media to perform their functions in a democratic society.
The Marsh Visiting Professor will teach two courses per term, engage in additional dialogue with students and faculty, pursue current professional or scholarly interests, and contribute to the direction of the Howard R. Marsh Center for the Study of Journalistic Performance. The Center, located in the Department of Communication Studies, supports scholarly research on democratic functions of the news media.
Applicants for the Howard R. Marsh Visiting Professorship should send a vita, evidence of teaching excellence, a brief summary of the courses you propose teaching, and three letters of recommendation to:
Marsh Professor Search
The University of Michigan
Department of Communication Studies
Room 109, 105 South State Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1285
Questions should be sent to: email@example.com.
Applications must be submitted by February 28, 2014.
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity / affirmative action
employer. *Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.*
The Department of Communication Studies seeks applicants for a LEO Lecturer I position for the 2014-2015 academic year (September 1, 2014 through April 30, 2015). The Lecturer will be responsible for teaching in one of the following areas: media economics, media policy and regulation, media and sexuality, gender and the media, television studies, media and globalization, health and the media.
The standard teaching load for this position is 3/3. Course assignments may include a combination of lower-level required courses and upper-level elective courses.
This position is contingent on sufficient enrollment.
A Ph.D. is required for this position.
Prior experience at the post-secondary level. Experience teaching both large lectures and small seminars. Experience teaching writing.
This position is covered under the collective bargaining agreement between the U-M and the Lecturers Employee Organization, AFL-CIO, which contains and settles all matters with respect to wages, benefits, hours and other terms and conditions of employment.
How to Apply
For full consideration, please submit your application materials by e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than midnight on February 16, 2014.
Expected Offer Date
March 17th, 2014
U-M EEO/AA Statement
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.