School of Journalism & Mass Communication Lecturer Pool
Company: San Jose State University
Location: San Jose
Posted on: September 19, 2023
The School of Journalism and Mass Communications embraces the
innovative spirit of Silicon
Valley, emphasizing cultural and intellectual diversity, the First
Amendment, and the free flow
of ideas. The School prepares students to excel in advertising,
journalism, and public relations
by teaching professional skills and advanced information
technologies, by developing the
capacity for critical and original thinking and fostering
creativity and a passion for
communications. We further this mission with our commitment to
Brief Description of Duties
- Demonstrate awareness of and address the needs of a student
population of great diversity-including age, abilities, cultural
background, ethnicity, religion, economic background, primary
language, sexual orientation, gender identity, and academic
preparation-through inclusive course materials, teaching strategies
- Faculty shall organize all their classes within the Canvas
Learning Management System (LMS).
- All classes must be offered and meet as scheduled throughout
the entire semester or term, in the mode assigned and listed in the
schedule of classes (i.e., asynchronous, synchronous, bichronous,
in-person, or hybrid).
- Master's degree with significant industry experience.
- Knowledge of the subject matter of the discipline to which the
individual is assigned.
- Ability to teach and evaluate adult learners. Evidence of
satisfactory achievement in previous academic work.
- Applicants should demonstrate an awareness of and sensitivity
to the educational goals of a multicultural population as might
have been gained in cross-cultural study, training, teaching and
other comparable experience.
Compensation and salary range placement are determined by
qualifications and experience. To learn more about range placement,
please see University Policy .
Anticipated starting salary:
L-A / - $4530 - $5300
L-B / - $5405 - $6300
L-C / - $6190 - $6800
L-D / - $7794 - $8250
Range salaries above are the anticipated monthly salary rate of
full-time AY faculty--part-time rates are prorated. There are 6
monthly payments per semester (full-time AY annual salary = rate x
12). See the for more information.
Click Apply Now to complete the SJSU Online Employment Application
and attach the
- Cover Letter
- Statement of Teaching Philosophy (optional)
- Statement of Expertise, including professional experience,
courses you are qualified to teach
- List of References
This is a continuing open position.
Faculty employees must complete CSU employee training as assigned
and required based on their role (e.g., preventing discrimination
and harassment, gender equity and Title IX, health and safety).
Pursuant to the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy
and Campus Crime Statistics Act (Clery Act) and CSU systemwide
policy, the faculty member in this position will subject to ongoing
review for designation as a Campus Security Authority (CSA).
Individuals designated as Campus Security Authorities are required
to immediately report Clery incidents to the institution and to
complete Clery Act training as determined by the University Clery
Director. Questions regarding CSA designation and training can be
sent to the Clery Director at . The President may recommend or
require compliance with safety measures that decrease the
likelihood of COVID-19 transmission or illness and allows the core
mission and activities of the campus to continue.
The work for this faculty position is located in the State of
California and requires commuting to the campus. Employment is
contingent upon proof of eligibility to work in the United States.
Offers of employment are conditional, and may be rescinded if the
background check reveals disqualifying information, and/or it is
discovered that the candidate knowingly withheld or falsified
information. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background
check may affect the continued employment of a current CSU employee
who was conditionally offered the position.
Appointment is contingent upon budget and enrollment considerations
and subject to order of assignment provisions in the collective
bargaining agreement between California State University and
California Faculty Association. These provisions state the order in
which available courses must be assigned to faculty, starting with
tenure line faculty and ending with new lecturer appointees.
San Jose State University: Silicon Valley's Public University
Located in the heart of Silicon Valley-one of the most innovative
and diverse regions in the world- is the founding campus of the
23-campus California State University (CSU) system and the first
public university in the West. Recognized as a national leader in
transformative higher education, San Jose State University is an
essential contributor to the economic, cultural, and social
development of Silicon Valley, the Bay Area, and California. SJSU
ranks high nationally in research funding and is second highest in
research productivity in the CSU system. Cutting-edge research,
combined with world-class scholarship, student-centered learning
opportunities, and experiential and interdisciplinary programs,
allows SJSU to provide transformative opportunities that advance
the public good locally and globally.
San Jose State enrolls more than 36,000 students - many are
historically underserved, and around 45% are first-generation and
38% are Pell-recipients. SJSU is a Hispanic Serving Institution
(HSI) and an Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander
(AANAPISI) Serving Institution. The university's commitment to
social justice extends from its vibrant, inclusive campus to an
international network of over 275,000 alumni. As such, San Jose
State is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty so
our disciplines, students, and community can benefit from different
and divergent cultural and identity perspectives.
Equal Employment Statement
San Jose State University prohibits discrimination on the basis of
Age, Ancestry, Caste, Color, Disability, Ethnicity, Gender, Gender
Expression, Gender Identity, Genetic Information, Marital Status,
Medical Condition, Military Status, Nationality, Race, Religion,
Religious Creed, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Sex Stereotype, and
Veteran Status. This policy applies to all San Jose State
University students, faculty, and staff as well as University
programs and activities. Reasonable accommodations are made for
applicants with disabilities who self-disclose. Note that all San
Jose State University employees are considered mandated reporters
under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and are
required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive
Order 1083 as a condition of employment.
Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime
Statistics Act and Campus Housing Fire Safety Notification
Pursuant to the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy
and Campus Crime Statistics Act, the Annual Security Report (ASR)
is also now available for viewing at The ASR contains the current
security and safety-related policy statements, emergency
preparedness and evacuation information, crime prevention and
Sexual Assault prevention information, and information about drug
and alcohol prevention programming. The ASR also contains
statistics of Clery crimes for San Jose State University locations
for the three most recent calendar years. A paper copy of the ASR
is available upon request by contacting the Office of the Clery
Director by phone at 408-924-1501 or by email at
Pursuant to the Higher Education Opportunity Act, the Annual Fire
Safety Report (AFSR) is also available for viewing at . The purpose
of this report is to disclose statistics for fires that occurred
within SJSU on-campus housing facilities for the three most recent
calendar years, and to distribute fire safety policies and
procedures intended to promote safety on Campus. A paper copy of
the AFSR is available upon request by contacting the Housing Office
by phone at 408-795-5600 or by email at
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