The Integrated Media Department at Gonzaga University is seeking a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor in broadcast journalism and video production (3/3 load) beginning August 27, 2019. Expectations include teaching undergraduate courses in broadcast journalism, and video and post-production editing. Ability to teach the department introductory course, Media Literacy, is desirable. As integration of the broadcast and journalism curriculum continues, the broadcast professor will be instrumental in weaving journalistic practices with broadcast-centric courses, and redesigning broadcast courses to serve students honing storytelling skills across all media platforms.
Consistent with the mission values of the University, the department strives to serve its community and the world through education, scholarship, artistic expression and professional and community engagement. The department welcomes candidates eager to contribute to the College's goal of inclusive excellence in teaching and to pursue scholarly interests in an environment that values and practices cura personalis for all community members.
PhD or MFA (terminal degree) in broadcast journalism or related field
One year of experience teaching broadcast journalism and media production
Evidence of teaching excellence at the undergraduate level
One year of professional and/or academic experience in broadcasting and video production
Gonzaga University is a private four-year institution for higher education located in Spokane, Washington. Established in 1877, the university continues to use their education model of educating their students as a whole person- mind, body, and spirit. At Gonzaga, students discover how to integrate science and art, faith and reason, and action and contemplation. Gonzaga is a nationally ranked university and one of the top regional universities in the west. Home to over 7,800 students, Gonzaga offers a variety of undergraduate and master’s degrees, as well a Ph.D. and Juris Doctor through the school of law.