The Murray State University Department of Journalism and Mass Communications, for the academic year beginning August 15, 2021. The ACEJMC-accredited department has majors in Advertising, Journalism, Public Relations, and Television Production. It also has undergraduate programs in Graphic Communications Media and Master's degree programs in Mass Communications and Public Relations. It is one of six departments in the Arthur J. Bauernfeind College of Business.
Serving as adviser to student media publications
Teaching foundational and advanced classes in the successful candidate's areas of expertise, as well as classes in the department's Master's degree programs
Contributing to student organizations and other department extracurricular learning experiences
Executing a successful research agenda
Serving on departmental, college, and university committees as assigned.
Minimum Education Requirements:
Ph.D. in Mass Communication, or related field required. ABDs considered with completion assured by appointment date.
Terminal degrees in related fields considered if accompanied by significant media experience
Minimum Experience and Skill Requirements:
Experience teaching at the college or university level in one or more of the following: Advertising, Journalism, Public Relations, Television Production
Demonstrated professional ability to communicate across media platforms.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Along with the application, the following items must be included:
Letter of application
Copies of all college and university transcripts
Samples of scholarly or creative work
Internal Number: 9439
About Murray State University
Murray State University, located in far western Kentucky, serves as a nationally recognized residential comprehensive university, with a strong extended campus and online presence, offering high-quality associate, baccalaureate, masters, specialist and doctorate degrees.