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College of Information and Communications


Employment Opportunities

Baldwin Business and Financial Chair in Journalism

South Carolina’s leading journalism school seeks an innovator and proven leader to head its growing business and financial journalism initiative.

We are interested in candidates with a national/international reputation and a record of professional achievements and expertise in both business journalism and the business of journalism and mass communications.

Broadcast Journalism Tenure-Track Position

The School of Journalism and Mass Communications invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in broadcast journalism to join the faculty in August 2018.  

Candidates must have either a Ph.D. in communication or related areas or a master’s degree with substantial professional experience in broadcast journalism. The School maintains a dual-track (academic and professional) faculty tenure and promotion system, values both academic credentials and professional expertise and welcomes candidates from both sides. ABDs are encouraged to apply. Candidates with a Ph.D. are expected to demonstrate a strong record of or potential for scholarly research.

Public Relations Tenure-Track Position

The School of Journalism and Mass Communications invites applications for a seasoned tenure-track assistant or associate professor in public relations to join the faculty in August 2018.

Appointment at the assistant professor level requires completion of the Ph.D. in public relations, mass communications or a related field, and an established research agenda. Assistant professor candidates should be able to demonstrate teaching experience as a graduate teaching assistant, instructor of record or other relevant teaching experience, and at least three years of professional experience in public relations.  

Visual Communications Tenure-Track Position

The School of Journalism and Mass Communications at the University of South Carolina invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in our innovative visual communications major to join the faculty in August 2018. 

The ideal candidate would have demonstrable skills in video production as well as the design of online content using HTML and CSS. All candidates would need to be able and enthusiastically willing to teach courses at the undergraduate level that include video production, design of online content and principles of visual communications.