A democratic civilization will save itself only if it makes the language of the image into a stimulus for critical reflection, not an invitation to hypnosis.
Job Opportunity 2020 and beyond
The Communication Department of Columbia College Chicago seeks applicants for a full-time tenure-track or tenured faculty position in Social Media, Digital Strategy and Communication beginning August 2020. The Communication Department seeks a scholar with a vibrant research agenda in the emerging field of social media and digital strategy with an emphasis on work in diverse communities. The faculty member will teach courses in two of the college’s newest and fastest growing undergraduate programs, which constitute about one third of the department’s student population: Social Media and Digital Strategy, and Communication. The faculty member may also teach within the department’s new graduate Civic Media program and have the opportunity to collaborate with the School of Media Arts’ Convergence Lab. The ideal candidate will have extensive and sustained professional experience within digital communication, social media, analytics, community engagement and/or related fields; a demonstrated record of effective teaching with a diverse student body; and established and ongoing professional relationships within these fields. For more information, click here.