Assistant Professor, Electronic News Renewable Contract - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama


United States
(0809537)

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Detailed Job Description

Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Telecommunication and Film.


THE DEPARTMENT OF TELECOMMUNICATION AND FILM AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure-track assistant professor position to begin 16 August 2015. This position is a 3-year contract position, renewable at the discretion of the University, based on performance, need, and available funding.

The successful candidate will have at least three years experience teaching college courses in electronic news, at the undergraduate level, as well as have the qualifications for teaching graduate courses for the department in areas of research or expertise. Qualifications for the position include a completed PhD, by the starting date. The preferred candidate will have an excellent academic record, teaching experience in the field, and a successful record of teaching electronic news. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Faculty members also have opportunities for summer employment. Undergraduate academic advising, departmental committee assignments, and professionally-related service are expected. Evidence of strong teaching is required along with strong interpersonal, collaborative, and organizational skills.

To apply, access https://facultyjobs.ua.edu and follow the online directions to upload a cover letter that includes discussion of research or expertise relevant to this position, a current CV, teaching philosophy, and a list of three references.
For more information or questions, please contact:
Dr. William Evans, Department Chair
Telecommunication and Film
Phone: 205-348-3176
Email: wevans@ua.edu

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. The University of Alabama is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer; candidates from minority populations are encouraged to apply.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Attach a list of three references under “Other Document 1”. Prior to hiring the final candidate must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation.



Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made. EOE/AA

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.

Keyword Phrases

  • TELECOMMUNICATION & FILM
  • The Capstone of Higher Education
  • Student Centered Research University
  • Fostering a diverse student body & workforce
  • Journalism
  • Digital Media
  • Broadcast Journalism
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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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