Assistant Professor in Digital Media

Updated: 5 months ago
Location: Garden City, NEW YORK
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: The position may have been removed or expired!

Assistant Professor  in Digital Media (Tenure - Track))

College of Arts and Sciences

Communications Department


Adelphi University’s Communication Department invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in Digital Media beginning Fall 2020.

The new faculty member will teach a 3-3 course load, conduct research and participate in university and departmental service. We are seeking candidates with demonstrated success in teaching and mentoring a diverse student population. Untenured faculty are eligible to apply for course releases and internal grants to pursue research and creative work opportunities.

Candidates should be creative professionals (e.g. filmmakers, journalists, new media and social media experts, etc.) with experience in developing and teaching a range of undergraduate courses that harness contemporary innovations in digital media and cross-platform storytelling.


  • Candidates must have an earned terminal degree, such as a M.F.A. or Ph.D., in a discipline represented within the Department.
  • They should also have (1) relevant professional experience; (2) university-level teaching experience, including evidence of successful engagement with diverse student populations; and (3) evidence of an established creative portfolio.

  • Applications must include: Cover letter, CV, evidence of teaching effectiveness, evidence of scholarly or creative activities, evidence of professional experience, and three references.
  • Review of applications will begin on December 5, 2019, and will continue until the position is filled.

    Adelphi University, New York, is a highly awarded, nationally ranked, powerfully connected doctoral research and teaching university dedicated to transforming students’ lives through small classes with world-class faculty, hands-on learning and innovative ways to support academic and career success. Adelphi offers exceptional liberal arts and sciences programs and professional training, with particular strength in our Core Four—Arts and Humanities, STEM and Social Sciences, the Business and Education Professions, and Health and Wellness. Recognized as a Best College by U.S. News & World Report, Adelphi is Long Island’s oldest private coeducational university, serving more than 8,100 students at its beautiful main campus in Garden City, at learning hubs in Manhattan, the Hudson Valley and Suffolk County, and online. The University offers students more than 50 undergraduate majors and 70 graduate programs in the liberal arts, the sciences and professional training. With powerful partnerships throughout the New York area, more than 115,000 graduates across the country, a growing enrollment of students from 41 states and 58 countries, and rising rankings from top publications and organizations, Adelphi is a dynamic community that plays a leadership role on Long Island and in the region.

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