Department of Telecommunications
Assistant Professor of Telecommunications
Ball State University
The Department of Telecommunications in the College of Communication, Information, and Media at Ball State University has a tenure-line position available August 2021 in the production/multimedia concentration. In addition to courses in multimedia production, teaching opportunities may include one or more of the following areas: audio and/or video production, media aesthetics, and introductory courses in the major. Preference will be given to applicants who have proficiency in one or more of the following areas: Adobe Creative Suite, 3D graphics, and motion graphics.
Minimum Qualifications: Terminal degree in Telecommunications, Communications, Media Arts, Electronic Media, or related discipline from an accredited institution. Two years of part-time or full-time experience teaching classes in interactive media production and content creation, digital arts/multimedia at the secondary level, gained concurrently or at any time; two years professional experience in one or more of these areas.
Employer will consider sponsorship.
Preferred Qualifications: Evidence of teaching effectiveness at the university level and/or professional experience in multimedia production. Commitment to creativity, diversity, and storytelling.
Apply online at: http://bsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/23166. Include the following documents with your application: curriculum vitae and cover letter addressed to Michael Lee. The option to upload transcripts is available. Original, official transcripts showing the highest related degree earner is required at the time of hire (even if obtained at BSU). Degree verification will be conducted.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted through February 3, 2021.
Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, approximately 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 21,000 undergraduate and graduate students enroll each year in diverse academic programs on and off campus. Our students come from all Indiana counties, all 50 states, and 68 countries to pursue knowledge in seven academic colleges offering 190 undergraduate majors, 130 undergraduate minors, 140 graduate programs and 200 study abroad programs.
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The university offers an excellent wellness program and extensive benefits offerings to include a generous paid time off package and paid parental leave. For further information regarding benefits please visit: https://cms.bsu.edu/About/AdministrativeOffices/HumanResources/Jobs/Benefits-and-Community/Faculty
Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.