The University of Texas at Austin’s School of Journalism invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of assistant professor or associate professor with tenure, beginning Fall 2014, to join our faculty of distinguished scholars and professionals in our converged curriculum in our new facilities in the Belo Center for New Media.
Primary teaching responsibilities may include data-driven reporting, multimedia production, web design, mobile journalism, and social media journalism, among others. Candidates should be proficient in teaching Adobe Creative Suite and Final Cut Pro. Knowledge of data management software, such as Access, GIS and MapGeo, is also a plus, as is experience in digital media journalism.
Candidates’ research interests should be relevant to the vital issues of the day concerning the evolution of journalism and/or the impact of the emerging new media on journalism, citizenship and the public sphere nationally and globally.
Applications are encouraged from those with interests in qualitative or quantitative methods, visual media, or cross-platform journalism; candidates with diverse training and methodological approaches; and candidates with relevant professional experience.