[Air-l] Assistant Professor of New Media and New Communication Technologies

Cassandra Van Buren cvb at utah.edu
Wed Jan 26 12:09:42 PST 2005

Dear AoIR Friends and Colleagues,

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Assistant Professor of New Media and New Communication Technologies

The Department of Communication at the University of Utah seeks qualified
applicants for a tenure-track, assistant professor with emphasis in new
media and new communication technologies, effective July 1, 2005. The
qualified applicant will have a completed, or nearly completed, Ph.D. and be
able to demonstrate potential for theory and research and for
creative/technical scholarship in one or more of the following areas: 2D/3D
animation; Web design; interactive cinema, television, or documentary;
videogames as social networks; and/or computer mediated communication in
public/community, organizational, and/or mass communication contexts
including possible applications in the areas of public relations and
integrated marketing communication. The qualified candidate will be able to
teach theoretical and applied courses at the undergraduate and graduate
level emphasizing the social, cultural, creative, educational, and
technological aspects of new communication technologies. Strong candidates
will be fluent in the Adobe and Macromedia suites. 

The Department of Communication in an intellectual community that celebrates
a complex of interests and pursues a wide range of disciplinary and
interdisciplinary projects. Strong candidates will be interested in and able
to make connections to this community. 

Review of applications begins February 1, 2005, and continues until the
position is filled. Applicants must submit an application letter, vita,
three letters of recommendation, samples of scholarly or creative activity,
and evidence of teaching excellence to: Professor Julia Corbett, Chair,
Search Committee, Department of Communication, 255 South Central Campus
Drive, Room 2400, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112-0491. The
University of Utah is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and
encourages applications from women and minorities and provides reasonable
accommodation to the known disabilities of applicants and employees.



Cassandra Van Buren, Ph.D.
Department of Communication
University of Utah
255 S. Central Campus Drive LNCO 2400
Salt Lake City UT 84112 USA

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