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Digital Journalism and Digital Writing - Assistant Professor of English

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Please submit cover letter, CV, unofficial graduate transcripts, and three letters of references. The system will solicit the letters from your listed references.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title Digital Journalism and Digital Writing - Assistant Professor of English
Department ENGLISH
Position Number F0302A
Job Description

Assistant Professor of English with specialization in Digital Journalism and Digital Writing.

Type of Recruitment General Public
Type of Recruitment General Public
Minimum Qualifications - knowledge, skills, and abilities

Evidence of successful college/university teaching. Ability to teach courses in Digital Journalism, Digital Writing, and Editing and Document Design. Ability to teach online or hybrid courses. Active research agenda.

Minimum Qualifications - Education or training

Ph.D. in English or closely related field by August 15, 2018 with specialization in Journalism and/or Digital Writing.

Minimum Qualifications - Special licenses, registration or certification
Preferred Qualifications

Experience with image editing, InDesign, HTML5, CSS

Location Norfolk, VA
Job Open Date 07/25/2018
Application Review Date 12/01/2017
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants / Additional Materials Required

Please submit cover letter, CV, unofficial graduate transcripts, and three letters of references. The system will solicit the letters from your listed references.

Telework Friendly No
Equity Statement

It is the policy of Old Dominion University to provide equal employment, educational and social opportunities for all persons, without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, gender, age, veteran status, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation or genetic information. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or © consistent with contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

College Home Page

www.odu.edu/al

Department Home Page

www.odu.edu/englishdept

Posting Specific Questions

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  1. How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education (website or print)
    • Higheredjobs.com
    • DiverseJobs.com
    • StudentAffairs.com
    • Jobs.Virginia.gov
    • Old Dominion University website
    • Virginia Pilot (website or print)
    • Richmond Times Dispatch (website or print)
    • Other

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Contact Information for Professional References
  4. Unofficial Graduate Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Teaching Philosophy
  2. Writing Sample 1
  3. Other Document
  4. Media Portfolio
  5. Statement of Research Interests