About the Position :
The School of Journalism and Communication invites applications from qualified candidates for a preliminary (tenure track) or tenured appointment as the Carty Chair in Journalism, Diversity and Inclusion Studies at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor (appointment will be consistent with the successful candidate’s qualifications), beginning July 1, 2021.
Established in 2002 and reconfigured in 2020, the endowed Carty Chair in Journalism, Diversity and Inclusion Studies will be a first for Canada.
It signals Carleton’s commitment to producing journalists who understand fully the role of the news media in a diverse society such as Canada.
and lead a program of research on journalism, diversity and inclusion that will engage journalism students and the journalism industry at large.
The Chair will also be an active participant in the Journalism program’s broader pedagogical mission, including teaching theory-based and professional journalism courses in a variety of subject areas and media formats at undergraduate / graduate levels, and undertaking graduate supervisions.
The Chair will be dedicated to enterprising teaching and research and student engagement, and will be an enthusiastic participant in the academic and administrative life of the School, university and larger community.