Faculty Opening: Asst/Assoc Professor, Global Digital Media

The Department of Communication at the University of Massachusetts Amherst seeks a Global Digital Media scholar with a preferred focus on the Global South. The rank will be at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Read the full position announcement for the full position announcement including required qualifications and application instructions. We seek a colleague whose work complements and extends the critical traditions in the department, which include political economy, cultural studies, technology studies, and post-colonial approaches. Preference will be given to candidates whose research and teaching focus on the role of new and emerging digital technologies, especially in Africa, Latin America, or the Middle East. The position will begin September 1, 2017 and will include responsibilities for teaching and supervision at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The University of Massachusetts Amherst is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities and encourages applications from these and other protected group members.