Senior Lecturer/Journalist in Residence

Position ID: 36675
Kennesaw State University
College of Humanities & Social Sciences
Communication and Media
Position Description
New Position?: 
Job Class: 
Senior Lecturer
Job Description: 


To operate and grow an award-winning news laboratory, a collaborative partnership between leading news organizations in the Southeast and some of the state’s top university journalism programs. Based at Kennesaw State University, the collaborative investigative reporting initiative has a dual mission: making the vital work of investigative reporting affordable for news organizations and increasing diversity in professional newsrooms. In training a new generation of diverse investigative reporters, the news laboratory promotes community engagement and brings marginalized voices into the public debate. This position will accomplish these tasks through teaching a four-credit hour class per semester.

Qualifications include an earned master’s or doctorate in Communication, Journalism, or related discipline, or its foreign equivalent with demonstrated effectiveness in teaching. Applicants with the training, ability, and/or experience equivalent to the minimum degree may be considered. Success in fund-raising and grant work should be demonstrated.

Application Procedure: 
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Contract Period: 
12 months
CIP Discipline Code: 
Communication, General
Mass Communication/Media Studies
Degree Levels: 
Position Type: 
Application Deadline: 
Monday, August 14, 2017
Position Starting Date: 
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Recruitment Data
Search Chair: 
Carolyn Carlson (
Phone Number: 
(470) 578-2417
Vacancy Status: 

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University System of Georgia
Applicant Clearinghouse
119 Holmes-Hunter Academic Building
The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602

Phone: (706) 542-7817
Fax: (706) 542-2822

Janyce Dawkins, Director

Kristopher Stevens, Associate Director

Clare Norins, Assistant Director

Louis C Castenell, Assistant Director

Sheila C England, System Coordinator

Sandra Gilbreth, Admin Assistant II