The University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication George S. Turnbull Portland Center seeks applicants for its adjunct instructor pool. We anticipate needs in multimedia journalism, strategic communication, reporting, online journalism, media and society, photojournalism, design, and other subjects.
Visit our program web pages for more information on what subjects are taught at the Portland location:
Appointments can range from one course to full time for one year, with possible renewal for up to three years based on performance, needs, and budget. Applications are accepted continually, and the pool is active through November 2014.
Successful candidates will have substantial professional experience in the subject to be taught and either demonstrated or strong potential for teaching excellence. They also will have a firm commitment to working effectively with students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds. Master's degree is required. In exceptional circumstances, significant professional experience may substitute for a degree.
The George S. Turnbull Portland Center, along with the main UO School of Journalism and Communication, is a community of scholars and professionals dedicated to freedom of expression and public service. By integrating theory and practice, we prepare students to become professional communicators, critical thinkers and responsible citizens in a global society.
To apply, submit the following:
Letter of interest indicating specific teaching requests
Personal statement of teaching philosophy
Names and contact information of three professional or academic references
Current resume or CV
Send application materials to:
Stephen J. A. Ward
Director, George S. Turnbull Portland Center
70 NW Couch St.
Portland, OR 97209
Applications must be complete to receive full consideration.
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