Assistant Professor-FixedTerm in Journalism Michigan State University, College Of Communication Arts Sciences United States

Assistant Professor-FixedTerm

Job no: 517422

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: Full Time (90-100%), Fixed Term Faculty, Education/Training, PR/Media/Graphics/Comm/Fund Raising, Union

Working/Functional Title
Lecturer/Ast Inst/Inst/Ast Professor


Position Summary
The School of Journalism at Michigan State University is seeking outstanding candidates for anticipated fixed-term (non-tenure stream) 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.


Position’s rank will be at the level of Lecturer, Assistant Instructor, Instructor or Assistant Professor, depending on qualifications. Appointment will be for one semester beginning fall 2018. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Interested candidates should apply via the MSU job application website at


Required Degree
Doctorate -Journalism and Mass Communication or related area


Minimum Requirements
Degree requirements differ depending on rank. 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
Interested candidates should apply via the MSU job application website at


Applications will be reviewed as needed.




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: Jul 9, 2018 Eastern Daylight Time

Applications close: Jul 9, 2020 Eastern Daylight Time

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