Limited Term Faculty Opportunities

The School of Journalism in the Faculty of Communication & Design invites applications for two, Limited Term Faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor, commencing August 1, 2017.  The successful candidates will be expected to teach specific courses in multiplatform newsgathering and production, entrepreneurialism, audience engagement and branding. Applicants must have strong professional multimedia and digital production backgrounds, expertise in entrepreneurialism and audience engagement, experience with teaching digital and entrepreneurial journalism in a professional program, and demonstrated familiarity with the curriculum and culture of the Ryerson School of Journalism. A Master’s degree, at minimum, is required.

One-year contract: (deadline May 18, 2017

Two-year contract: (deadline May 24, 2017)


Contract Lecturer Opportunities


Fall 2017/Winter 2018

These are the instructor positions anticipated to be available in the School of Journalism starting September 2017. All course offerings are contingent on student enrollment and/or budgetary constraints.

Posting date: May 15, 2017

Deadline to apply: Applications must be received by the School of Journalism no later than 4 p.m. local time, May 29, 2017.

All interested applicants must apply for the positions at the Career Opportunities page:

Please apply only if you are available to teach between 9 a.m. and 9 p.m. weekdays and during tentatively timetabled times described in the documents below.

Please consult the CUPE Local 3904, Unit! 1 Collective Agreement, especially the DUTIES & OBLIGATIONS section concerning potential meetings for course preparation and required orientation sessions.

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