The Department of Journalism and Mass Communication invites applications for the News & Record-Janice Bryant Howroyd Endowed Professorship. The position is a 9-month appointment at the rank of Full Professor. The department is seeking an accomplished and notable candidate with a distinguished record of professional experience, scholarly research, strong commitment to teaching, evidence of an ability to develop programs of excellence that will enhance the professional and ethical capabilities of future journalism and mass communication leaders.
The successful candidate will continue to produce scholarly publications, teach courses in journalism and mass communication, serve as a mentor to junior faculty and students and exemplify the initiative, integrity, and service befitting the honored recognition associated with this endowed appointment. Other responsibilities include, but are not limited to, engaging in accreditation procedures, fundraising, grant writing, and service to the Department, College and University as needed.
The Endowed Professorship is a renewable three-year appointment.