The University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications seeks an assistant professor to join our sports media and communication program starting in August 2021. The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in advertising, journalism, communication, sports management or a related field; professional experience in sports information, sports promotion, sports marketing, or a related field; and demonstrated teaching ability at the college level. We are particularly interested in a candidate who has an active and contemporary research agenda with evidence of or potential for external funding.
As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
Minimum qualifications include aPh.D. in advertising, journalism, communication, sports management or a related field.
Preferred qualifications include professional experience in sports information, sports promotion, sports marketing, or a related field; evidence of successful college level teaching experience; evidence of published scholarly work in relevant peer-reviewed journals; a record of external support for research and/or creative work; and evidence of strong leadership and service contributions to an academic program.
Job Type: 9 Month
Internal Number: 70390
About University of Nebraska - Lincoln
With over 25,000 students, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is a diverse educational insitution with international stature. The intellectual center for the state of Nebraska and beyond, we are a land-grant, top tier national research-extensive insitution. Part of the Big Ten conference, Big Ten Academic Alliance, our mission includes growing relationships and resources that enable the University of Nebraska to change lives.