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Media Management, Tenure-Track Faculty

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Work Type: Faculty - Tenure-Track
Location: Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Categories: Communications

Job Title

Media Management, Tenure-Track Faculty


Media Arts

University Expectation

MTSU seeks candidates who are committed to innovative teaching, robust research/creative activity and meaningful service. We also seek to attract a culturally and academically diverse faculty who value working with a diverse student body.


Rank and salary commensurate with experience

Job Summary/Basic Function

Middle Tennessee State University, College of Media Entertainment invites applicants for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position (#144200) at the rank of assistant/associate professor for our Department of Media Arts to teach Media Management and Media Arts courses. Start date for the position is August 1, 2021. Position contingent upon funding.

The successful candidate should be able to teach courses related to aspects of Media Management such as media sales, distribution, marketing and promotion, programming, and media law.  Teaching will be on-ground and may also include online teaching.

Required Education

Terminal degree in Media Management or related field. A master's degree in Media Management or a related field with at least five (5) years demonstrated exceptional industry experience may be considered in lieu of the terminal degree.

Required Related Experience

Minimum five (5) years directly relevant industry experience

Other Desirables

Candidates with previous college-level teaching experience and/or strong industry experience will receive special consideration.

Documents Needed to Apply

In order to successfully apply, applicants are required to include a cover letter, their curriculum vitae, a statement of Teaching Philosophy, and their Research Statement or Creative Activities (as appropriate to the discipline) at the time of online application submittal.

Special Instruction to Applicants 

If you need help in applying, please contact the Faculty Recruitment Specialist at (615) 898-5128.

If you have position specific questions, please contact Marie Barnas, Search Committee Chair at

MTSU is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that values diversity in all its forms. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

Proof of U.S. citizenship or eligibility for U.S. employment will be required prior to employment (Immigration Control Act of 1986). Clery Act crime statistics for MTSU available at or by contacting MTSU Public Safety at (615) 898-2424.

MTSU is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

This position requires a criminal background check. Therefore, you may be required to provide information about your criminal history in order to be considered for this position.

Application Review Date: 02/05/2021

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