SUNY New Paltz Vacancy
External Posting (Faculty)
Applications are invited for consideration for appointment to the following position:
Department: Digital Media & Journalism
Budget Title: Assistant Professor
Local Title: Assistant Professor, Media Management
Posting Date: October 25, 2017
Duties: The Department of Digital Media and Journalism at the State University of New York at New Paltz invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor of Digital Media Management position beginning in Fall 2018.
The successful candidate should be prepared to teach undergraduate courses such as Introduction to Media Programming and Management, Digital Media Content and Technology, Media Research Methods, and the capstone in Digital Media Convergence. Candidates will also have the opportunity to teach courses in their areas of specialization.
• A Ph.D. in Mass Communications or related field is required. Exceptional ABD candidates with a firm completion date will be considered.
• Evidence or promise of an active program of scholarship
• Ongoing publication in peer-reviewed publications is required for tenure.
• Experience teaching at the university level with evidence of teaching excellence.
Contact Information: Electronic submissions required. Please submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, sample syllabi, student evaluations, if available, statement of teaching philosophy, and evidence of scholarly ability (e.g., reprints of published articles, URL accepted). The three professional references provided by applicant will receive an email with a link to upload reference letters. To apply, please visit
Individuals with disabilities who need assistance with the application process should call (845) 257-3675.
Deadline: Applications accepted until position is filled; priority given to those received by 12/1/17.
Other important information about this vacancy: This position offers full NYS benefits, which are among the most comprehensive in the nation.
The State University of New York at New Paltz is a highly selective, public college that is recognized regionally for the strength of its academic programs. It is located in the beautiful Hudson River Valley with easy access to New York City and other nearby recreational and cultural amenities.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Candidates who bring diverse cultural experience and who are especially qualified to mentor and advise all members of our diverse student population are especially encouraged to apply.
Web Site: https://jobs.newpaltz.edu
The State University of New York at New Paltz is an AA/EOE/ADA employer
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