Newsday/David Laventhol Visiting Professorship

Columbia University
  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Sector
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Oct 10

Position description

The Graduate School of Journalism at Columbia University invites applications for a full-time, visiting professor (rank to be determined) for one semester (fall or spring term) during the 2018-2019 academic year. 
As the Newsday/David Laventhol Visiting Professor, the incumbent will stress diversity in media issues, contribute to the Master of Science program, which may include teaching a foundational Reporting or Writing course, a course in data or video journalism and/or a seminar in his/her specialty area, supervising masters' projects, and advising students. S/he may also contribute to the Master of Arts program as well as the dual degree journalism and computer science program. 

They should also have a substantial publishing record as well as experience as a teacher, writer and editor. Demonstrated experience with video journalism or qualitative and quantitative reporting, including but not limited to methods in data collection, analysis and visualization, is preferred. The School embraces diversity and seeks candidates with the ability to work with and attract dynamic and diverse groups of faculty, staff and students. 

This one-semester position will begin no earlier than July 1, 2018, pending administrative approval.  

Columbia University is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating and supporting a community diverse in every way: race, ethnicity, geography, religion, academic and extracurricular interest, family circumstance, sexual orientation, socio-economic background and more.  

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