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Assistant Professor of Practice

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Click on "Apply to this job" and complete the information form. Attach a letter of application; a detailed curriculum vitae or resume that includes information on education, experience, qualifications; and names and contact information for three references. As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.

Position Information

Position Information

Working Title Assistant Professor of Practice
Department College of Journalism & Mass Comm-0908
Requisition Number F_180006
Posting Open Date 03/07/2018
Application Review Date: (To ensure consideration, please submit all application materials before review date) 04/09/2018
Posting Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Description of Work

The University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications seeks an experienced data journalist to become an assistant professor of practice . The responsibilities of this position will include teaching 6-8 courses per year, depending on other assigned duties, at the undergraduate and graduate level, including introductory and capstone courses. In addition, a successful candidate will contribute to curriculum development, assessment activities, service to the profession, and actively mentor students.

Minimum Required Qualifications

Minimum qualifications include a bachelor’s degree in journalism, mass communications or related field; strong professional experience in journalism, mass communications or related field; evidence of successful teaching and demonstrated skill in data journalism.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred qualifications include a master’s degree in journalism, mass communications or related field; significant professional experience in journalism, mass communications or related field; demonstrated expertise in data journalism; evidence of successful undergraduate or graduate teaching experience; online teaching experience; experience with curriculum development; and a record of external support.

Pre-Placement Driving Record Review Required
Criminal History Background Check Required No
Posted Salary
How to Apply

Click on “Apply to this job” and complete the information form. Attach a letter of application; a detailed curriculum vitae or resume that includes information on education, experience, qualifications; and names and contact information for three references.

As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.

For questions or accommodations related to this position contact

Carly Morse
(402) 472 – 3065
cmorse@unl.edu

Job Category
Job Category (old) Faculty Non-Tenure Leading
Job Type 9 Month
Position funded by grant or other form of temporary funding? No
If Temporary, indicate end date
Planned Hire Date Aug. 13, 2018
Appointment End Date

Supplemental Questions

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Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Letter of Interest
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. List of References
Optional Documents