Academic Position

Visiting Assistant Professor, Media Analytics at University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Visiting Assistant Professor, Media Analytics
The Department of Journalism, Advertising, and Media Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee invites applications to fill a Visiting Assistant Professor position in Media Analytics. The initial appointment is for one year, beginning August 20, 2018, and may be renewed by the program for up to an additional two years. The department offers an undergraduate major with concentrations in Journalism, Advertising/Public Relations, and Media Studies, and an M.A. program in Media Studies. We are seeking a colleague specializing in media data and analytics. Areas of expertise may include application of data analytics for study and/or professional use of social media, journalism, data visualization, or strategic communication, especially media buying and planning. In addition to teaching undergraduates, this colleague will maintain an active, independent program of high-quality research. Professional media experience preferred.
Candidates must have a minimum of one year of teaching experience and a Ph.D. in media studies, mass communication, or a related area in hand by August 20, 2018.

Applicants should submit a cover letter including a statement of teaching and research interests, current curriculum vitae (CV), sample of research (upload to “Other Document 1” field), and the names and contact information of three professional references, which the department may contact for confidential letters of recommendation.

This is a continuous recruitment. Review of applications will begin on March 30, 2018. Applications received after March 29, 2018 may not receive consideration.

Please contact Professor Elana Levine with any questions.
To apply, please visit: http://jobs.uwm.edu/postings/27191


The Department of Journalism, Advertising, and Media Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee offers an undergraduate major with concentrations in journalism, advertising/public relations, and media studies, and an M.A. program in media studies. UW-Milwaukee is an R1 institution and one of two public doctoral research universities in Wisconsin, with an enrollment of approximately 27,000 students. For more information, including the mission of the department, please visit: http://uwm.edu/journalism-advertising-media-studies/

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