Human Resources Office
University of Wisconsin-Superior
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Human Resources Office
UW-Superior is committed to making excellence inclusive in every aspect of the institution. Diversity, inclusion and equity are prioritized learning resources for all community members. We strive to offer quality programs in an environment of trust and cooperation that centers on the worth of all individuals. The University is seeking candidates who will contribute to the achievement of this goal.
Assistant Professor, Media Studies (Department of Communicating Arts)
Assistant Professor of Media Studies, tenure-track
The Department of Communicating ARts at the University of Wisconsin-Superior seeks a Media Studies genearlist to teach its Introduction to Communication general education course and Media and Society foundation course, as well as a variety of classes in media theory and criticism at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Duties also include academic advising, senior capstone supervision, graduate thesis committee work, curriculum development, department and unviersity service, and productive scholarship in Media Studies.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE:
DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE:
The successful candidate will be dynamic, energetic, creative, and engaging. The successful candidate will demonstrate commitment to the public liberal arts mission and to quality teaching and learning methods. Willingness and interest in utilizing technology in the classroom strongly preferred. the successful candidate must be committed to the highest ethical standards and demonstrate effective leadership and teamwork skills.
UW-Superior offers a competitive salary and benefits package, including health insurance coverage for domestic partners and their eligible dependents.
The Media Program is one of three areas in the Communicating Arts Department (Communication, Media, Theatre) offering both undergraduate and graduate (M.A.) degrees. Media is divided into four distinct tracks for undergraduate students. Media Studies, Journalism, Digital Cinema, and Interactive Media, in addition to providing Media minors on-line and on-campus. The Department takes pride in its collegiality, supportive culture, and progressive approach to Media Studies (global, cultural, critical, and creative). For additional information visit www.uwsuper.edu and to learn more about the department visit http://www.uwsuper.edu/acaddept/commarts/index.cfm.
HOW TO APPLY:
Please apply on-line at UW-Careers http://www.uwsuper.edu/hr/employment/career-gateway.cfm and submit your application packet, to include:
Please contact Ms. Sherry Chuzles by e-mail with any questions about the application process at firstname.lastname@example.org. For questions or clarifications about the position, please contact Associate Professor Brent Notbohm by e-mail by email@example.com.
Review of completed applications will commence on January 6, 2014 and continue until position is filled.
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