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Assistant Professor of Practice in Journalism
|The Position||The University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications is seeking a non-tenured assistant professor of practice to teach a variety of mass communications courses and lead scholastic media organizations beginning Aug. 16, 2024. The successful candidate will teach journalism or related courses each semester, ranging from introductory-level to advanced courses, with a mix of conceptual and skills-based topics. Some graduate-level teaching is possible in our master’s program. In addition, this position will be responsible for partnership with the Nebraska High School Press Association, leading workshops and events with high school and middle school students interested in media.||Apply Now|
|Qualifications||The minimum qualifications for this position include a master’s degree or a commitment to earn a master’s degree in journalism, mass communications or a related field within the first three years and an interest and ability to work with high school media. Preferred qualifications include experience working in journalism and/or teaching media writing across platforms, non-profit management or event planning.|
|Application Instructions||Employment begins in August 2024. Review of applications will begin September 1, 2023, and continue until the position is filled or the search is closed. Click “Apply Now” and complete the information form. Attach a letter of application; a detailed curriculum vita that includes information on education, experience and qualifications; and a list of three references with complete contact information.|
Assistant/Associate Professor of Sports Promotion
|The Position||The University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications is seeking an assistant professor in sports promotion to join our award-winning program starting in August 2024. The faculty member will be responsible for teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in sports advertising and promotion; helping to develop course offerings, initiatives, and programs, focusing on sports media; as well as participating and leading collaborations with internal and external stakeholders in the regional sports media community. The successful candidate will also contribute to the development of our curriculum; conduct and publish research regularly; provide service to the college, university, and profession; and other assigned duties.||Apply Now|
|Qualifications||The minimum qualifications for this position include A Ph.D. and professional experience in advertising and public relations, sports promotion, mass communications, or a closely related field are required. Preference will be given to candidates with teaching expertise in sports promotion or sports marketing.|
|Application Instructions||Employment begins in August 2024. Review of applications will begin October 1, 2023, and continue until the position is filled or the search is closed. Click “Apply Now” and complete the information form. Attach a letter of application; a detailed curriculum vita that includes information on education, experience and qualifications; and a list of three references with complete contact information.|