Electronic Media and Broadcasting
Appalachian State University Department of Communication is seeking an
outstanding Lecturer or Assistant/Associate Professor in electronic
media beginning August 2004. An earned doctorate with an emphasis in
Electronic Media is preferred and is required for a tenure-track
position. For a Lecturer position, an M.A. or M.S., or exceptional
professional experience is required. After the initial one-year
appointment as Lecturer, a multi-year appointment is possible.
The successful applicant will teach courses in audio/radio
production, news, and announcing. Other possible teaching areas could
include television production, television news reporting, broadcast
programming, and writing courses in broadcast news and electronic
media. The position will also include advising undergraduates,
maintaining a program of scholarly or creative activity, and
participating in departmental, university, professional, and public
service activities. Knowledge of appropriate audio editing software,
such as Cool Edit, is required.
The Department of Communication is the second largest department
at Appalachian State University, with approximately 970 majors in
electronic media and broadcasting, advertising, journalism,
organizational and public communication, and public relations.
Further information may be found at www.appstate.edu
A completed application will include an application letter; a
curriculum vitae; photocopies of official transcripts; and names,
addresses, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses of at least three
references. Send to: Chair, Electronic Media and Broadcasting Search
Committee, Department of Communication, ASU Box 32039, Appalachian
State University, Boone, NC 28608-2039. Fax: 828-262-2543. Review
of applications will begin on November 17, 2003, and will continue
until the position is filled.
Appalachian State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer,
promotes diversity among students and employees, and is actively
recruiting women and minorities.
Stuart Towns, Ph.D.
Department of Communication
Appalachian State University
Boone, NC 28608
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