Published: Sept. 26, 2016

Old Main on the CU campus, with the Flatirons in the distance.The Department of Journalism in the College of Media, Communication and Information (CMCI) at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for four tenure-track open-rank faculty positions, beginning August 2017.

The department has developed a new curriculum, including a new multi-platform, production-based capstone course, offers on-site graduate programs, an interdisciplinary PhD program and is developing online graduate programs. We’re looking for extraordinary new colleagues who demonstrate a record of excellence in the following broad categories:

  • Digital/Multimedia Journalism (job number: 06821)
  • Social Media and Journalism (job number: 06822)
  • Data Journalism (job number: 06824)
  • Journalism Entrepreneurship (job number: 06826)

We are seeking individuals whose work not only encompasses journalism, but should ideally also align with other CMCI departments including media studies; communication; advertising, public relations and media design; information science; critical media practices; and intermedia arts, writing and performance.

For full job descriptions go to Click on “Search for Career Opportunities” and in the search criteria, enter the job number for the position to which you wish to apply. Applications must be submitted electronically via this website. For any questions, please contact search committee chair Kathleen M. Ryan.

A review of applications will begin on Oct. 17, 2016, and continue until the positions are filled. Salary is negotiable and nationally competitive.