Assistant/Associate Visiting Professor

Posted On: November 16, 2018

Media-Related Job

Media Organization: Stony Brook University School of Journalism

Company Description

The School of Journalism, established in 2006, is the only school of journalism in the New York State higher education system (SUNY). In addition to its core undergraduate program of about 300 majors and minors, the School of Journalism houses the Center for News Literacy and the Marie Colvin Center for International Reporting. The School of Journalism trains all its students in multimedia journalism. The school is accredited by the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications

Job Description

The Loeb Professor will engage students and faculty in the practice and power of journalism through harnessing digital innovations and research that enhance news content, delivery and audience engagement.

The professor will:
Teach a minimum of one course per semester in the School of Journalism
Deliver an annual public Loeb Lecture on issues related to the field.
Become a bridge between the School of Journalism and media leaders, bringing those leaders to campus to help faculty and students stay abreast of emerging trends.
Raise the visibility of Stony Brook University's School of Journalism through public events, media interviews, publications and innovative digital projects that gain wide distribution.

To Apply

Those interested in this position should submit a State Employment Application (, cover letter, resume/CV, and one-page addendum outlining the applicant's specific skills, knowledge and experience related to digital innovation and audience engagement to the departmental email or address below. Please also fill out an online Applicant Information Survey ( Do not submit this survey to the department. Please note: Candidates whose materials demonstrate that they have met the required qualifications will then be ranked based on these preferred qualifications; an individual candidate may not possess all of them.


School of Journalism Search Committee
School of Journalism
Stony Brook University
N4004 Melville Library
Stony Brook, NY 11794-3384