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Visiting open rank position in Journalism and Mass Communication
The Department of Journalism and Mass Communication at the American University in Bulgaria has a one-year visiting position (video and documentary journalism) starting September 2019. AUBG is a small residential liberal arts university, operating in English, located in Blagoevgrad.
Position Responsibilities: Teaching load of 6 courses per academic year (9 months) with specialty in visual communication theory, video, photo, and documentary storytelling; producing research and/or equivalent creative activity; advising students; and serving the department, university, and wider community.
The successful candidate will possess the following:
(a) PhD degree, MFA or MA in journalism, mass communication, or related field;
(b) Record of published and/or juried creative activity or scholarly research;
(c) Experience teaching relevant undergraduate courses in an American liberal arts-style education;
(d) Ability to contribute to other courses in the department and propose topics courses in journalism and media;
(e) Experience in advising students and other academic service;
(f) A collegial disposition.
To apply, submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, student evaluation scores, writing samples and/or creative activity portfolio and the names of three professional references with contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin immediately.
Assistant/Associate Professor in Computer Science
The American University in Bulgaria (AUBG) invites applications for a
full-time position of Assistant or Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science. The position is for a three-year renewable contract, available from the Fall semester, 2019.
The successful candidate is expected to have an excellent research record, as well as substantial and outstanding experience in teaching a wide variety of Computer Science and Information Systems courses in an institution following the liberal arts model of education.
The successful candidate must have a proven track record in teaching a variety of fundamental courses, especially covering the areas of computer architecture, assembly language, system administration, security, UNIX operating systems. A proven publication record by the candidate in advanced research topics in these fields will be considered as an important plus.
The teaching load is 6 sections per year. A strong commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching in the liberal art style is required. Substantial teaching experience is desired. An earned doctorate in Computer Science is essential.
Relevant industrial experience will be considered as significant plus.
AUBG is a highly selective, independent, co-educational, residential liberal arts university, located in Blagoevgrad. All instruction is in English. Interested candidates must send a letter of application and curriculum vita.
The review of applications will begin immediately and will be closed when the position is filled. AUBG is an equal opportunity-affirmative action employer.
Interested candidates must send a letter of application and curriculum vita to email@example.com
Adjunct Assistant Professor in Chinese
The American University in Bulgaria (AUBG) is searching for a
qualified candidate for the position of Adjunct Assistant Professor in Chinese with responsibility for introductory and intermediate level language instruction.
This is a position starting in fall 2020.
The successful candidate should possess a Ph.D. degree in Chinese linguistics, Chinese literature or other relevant discipline and a native or near native fluency in Chinese. We invite enthusiastic professionals who can teach Chinese through the medium of English and who have experience in teaching Chinese courses for international students.
To apply, please send a cover letter, CV, a list of two references, teaching evaluations and other relevant supporting material to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The position is subject to funding approval.
The review of applications will begin immediately and will be closed when the position is filled.