Senior Lecturer in Media Communication
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Posted Sunday, October 20, 2019

JOB TITLE: Senior Lecturer in Media Communication
POSITION NUMBER: SL9985
HIRING SUPERVISOR: HSSC Dept Chair
DIVISION:  College of Arts & Science
DEPARTMENT: Humanities, Social Sciences, and Communication
TYPE:  Full-Time

JOB DUTIES:  The Department of Humanities, Social Sciences, and Communication at Lawrence Technological University invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure-track position as Senior Lecturer in our Media Communication program to begin August 2020 with approved funding. M.A./M.S. minimum, Ph.D. preferred, in Media Arts and Studies, or a closely related field (e.g., film studies, digital arts, critical media studies, mass communication or journalism.) The preferred candidate will be able to teach introductory media communications courses and advanced courses in their area of specialization. Such areas might include digital media studies, social media, film history and theory, screenwriting for film and television, media marketing, screen culture and identity, and ethics. This position aims to broaden our current media-production focus with critical media analysis. The preferred candidate will have an active scholarly research agenda that supports their teaching. The preferred candidate will have experience developing curriculum and advising students. 

QUALIFICATIONS:  M.A. / M.S. minimum; Ph.D. preferred, in Media Arts and Studies, or a closely related field (e.g., digital arts, critical media studies, mass communication or journalism). Record of academic publications 2 yrs. teaching experience, including student advising / mentoring

Lawrence Technological University (LTU) conducts pre-employment screening on initial candidates for all positions, which may include but is not limited to, a criminal background check, verification of academic credentials, license, certifications, and/or verification of work history.

Lawrence Technological University is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Application review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. For best consideration, applications should be received by December 1, 2019.

All applicants must submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references, a statement of teaching philosophy, and a statement of research goals. Application materials in digital format must be sent to humchair@ltu.edu, attention Dr. Jason Barrett.


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