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Visiting Assistant Professor, Non-Tenure Track
New York University


Date Posted Feb. 21, 2018
Title Visiting Assistant Professor, Non-Tenure Track
University New York University
Department Steinhardt School of Education and Human Development
Application Deadline Mar. 15, 2018
Position Start Date Sep. 1, 2018
 
  • New York, NY
    United States
 
  • Visiting Professor
  • Communications/Journalism (all)
 
 

New York University’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development invites applications for a non-tenure track Visiting Assistant Professor position in Media, Culture, and Communication to begin September 2018. This is a one-year non-tenure track appointment that is renewable for an additional two years, depending upon department need and satisfactory performance. We are committed to substantially increasing the proportion of our faculty from historically underrepresented groups as we strive to create the most intellectually diverse, inclusive, and equitable institution that we can, and especially encourage candidates from historically underrepresented groups to apply.

The field of specialization for this position is open, however we are particularly interested in candidates whose work focuses on one or more of the following areas: digital technology theory and practice, the business of media, privacy and surveillance, political communication, and social media networking.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Teach and advise undergraduate students and participate in departmental activities.

QUALIFICATIONS
An earned doctorate in media studies or related fields by the position start date and demonstrated excellence in teaching undergraduate courses.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS
Please apply online with a letter of application, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, diversity statement (describing how you address diversity and inclusion in the scope of your teaching and broader work), and names and contact information for three referees to upload confidential letters.

Application review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. For best consideration, materials should be submitted no later than March 15, 2018. Additional information about the position can be obtained from Professor Aurora Wallace at aurora.wallace@nyu.edu

Visit the Department of Media, Culture, and Communication.

NYU STEINHARDT: Our mission is to advance knowledge, creativity, and innovation at the crossroads of culture, education, and human development. We have award-winning faculty and alumni engaged in ground-breaking research and artistic creation, at the cutting edge of their professions. The Department of Media, Culture, and Communication engages contemporary mediated communication and is organized around the following cutting-edge themes: visual culture and sound studies, digital media and technology, globalization and transcultural studies, and media institutions and politics.

NYU’s dynamic Global Network University includes NYU Abu Dhabi, NYU Shanghai, and international programs and academic centers around the world. NYU Steinhardt faculty may have the opportunity to engage in research and teaching at these global study and research sites.


  • New York University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. New York University is committed to a policy of equal treatment and opportunity in every aspect of its hiring and promotion process without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, pregnancy or childbirth (or related medical condition), sexual orientation, partnership status, gender and/or gender identity or expression, marital, parental or familial status, caregiver status, national origin, ethnicity, alienage or citizenship status, veteran or military status, age, disability, predisposing genetic characteristics, domestic violence victim status, unemployment status, or any other legally protected basis. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, persons of minority sexual orientation or gender identity, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply for vacant positions at all levels.


 
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Contact Information

 
  • Professor Aurora Wallace
    Steinhardt School of Education and Human Development
    New York University
    New York, NY
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  • aurora.wallace@nyu.edu

 

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