Professor - JMC

Job Title: Professor - JMC
Position No.: ACAD-FT-JMC-12082014
Department(s):   JMC, Creative Writing, Theater
Reports To: Dean, School of Fine Arts
Job Status: Exempt

Position Summary:

Houston Baptist University seeks a Professor to join the Department of Journalism and Mass Communication, Creative Writing, and Theater with expertise in journalism, mass communication and convergent media.

Job Responsibilities:



Applicants should have a PhD in an appropriate field such as Journalism and Mass Communication or Communication with an emphasis in mass media and show extensive professional experience in the industry of new media publishing and convergent journalism. Successful candidates will possess the ability to teach courses JMC and Mass Media from a Christian worldview and will demonstrate enthusiasm for our classical liberal arts core curriculum which includes embracing the need for these courses to complement each other.

Candidates should be available to begin work in August, 2015. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Additional Info:

Direct questions about this position to Dr. J. Matthew Boyleston at


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