The University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications is seeking an assistant professor of media law to join our award-winning journalism program starting in August 2022. The successful candidate will have a JD or a Ph.D. in journalism, mass communications or a related field; professional experience; and demonstrated teaching ability at the college level. We are particularly interested in a candidate with a contemporary research agenda with evidence of or potential for external funding.
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Journalism and Mass Communications is accredited by the ACEJMC and offers majors in advertising and public relations, broadcasting, journalism and sports media and communication. We create a student-centered environment providing hands-on experiences to enhance learning outcomes. Students are successful in national competitions, collaborate on research and complete internships with recognized agencies and companies in leading markets.
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:
A JD or a Ph.D. plus 5 years of professional experience in journalism, law or a related field.
Ten years of professional experience and demonstrated excellence in teaching at the college level.
Job Type: 9 Month
Internal Number: 73619
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.