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Contract Instructor Teaching Opportunities

Communication and Media Studies
Fall and Winter Terms 2017-2018

Pursuant to Article 16.3 of the CUPE 4600 Unit 2 Collective Agreement, subject to Article 16.2 and 16.4 through 16.7, applications are invited from members of the CUPE 4600 bargaining unit and other interested persons to teach the following Communication and Media Studies courses during the 2017-2018 Fall and Winter terms.

Course availabilities

COMS 2004A [0.5 credit]
Introduction to Communication Research

Fall term 2017

Introduction to the scientific method as interpreted through major traditions in Communication and Media Studies. The course addresses the relationship between theory and evidence, research design, ethics and data management.

Precludes additional credit for COMM 2000 (no longer offered), COMM 2001 (no longer offered).
Prerequisite(s): COMS 1000, or JOUR 1001 and JOUR 1002, and second year standing in Communication and Media Studies (including BGInS related specializations and streams), or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.
Lectures and discussion three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Wednesday, May 24th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 2004B [0.5 credit]
Introduction to Communication Research

Winter term 2018

Introduction to the scientific method as interpreted through major traditions in Communication and Media Studies. The course addresses the relationship between theory and evidence, research design, ethics and data management.

Precludes additional credit for COMM 2000 (no longer offered), COMM 2001 (no longer offered).
Prerequisite(s): COMS 1000, or JOUR 1001 and JOUR 1002, and second year standing in Communication and Media Studies (including BGInS related specializations and streams), or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.
Lectures and discussion three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Wednesday, May 24th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 2300 [0.5 credit]
Communication as Propaganda

Winter term 2018

How business, government, and civil society actors have used media messages to persuade, influence, and manipulate the public. The impacts of propaganda on individuals and society, the roles of different media technologies in facilitating propaganda, and public resistance to propaganda.

Precludes additional credit for COMM 2301 (no longer offered).
Prerequisite(s): COMS 1000, or JOUR 1001 and JOUR 1002, or PAPM 1000, and second-year standing in Communication and Media Studies (including BPAPM and BGInS related specializations and streams), or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.
Lectures three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 3001A [0.5 credit]
Quantitative Research in Communication

Fall term 2017

An introduction to basic statistical methods in media and communication studies.

Precludes additional credit for COMM 3001 (no longer offered).
Prerequisite(s): COMS 2004, or PAPM 2000, and third-year standing in Communication and Media Studies (including BPAPM and BGInS related specializations and streams), or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.
Lecture and lab three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 3001B [0.5 credit]
Quantitative Research in Communication

Winter term 2018

An introduction to basic statistical methods in media and communication studies.

Precludes additional credit for COMM 3001 (no longer offered).
Prerequisite(s): COMS 2004, or PAPM 2000, and third-year standing in Communication and Media Studies (including BPAPM and BGInS related specializations and streams), or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.
Lecture and lab three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 3002A [0.5 credit]
Qualitative Research in Communication

Fall term 2017

An introduction to interpretive methods in media and communication studies.

Precludes additional credit for COMM 3002 (no longer offered).
Prerequisite(s): COMS 2004, or PAPM 2000, and third-year standing in Communication and Media Studies (including BPAPM and BGInS related specializations and streams), or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.
Lecture and lab three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Wednesday, May 24th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 3002B [0.5 credit]
Qualitative Research in Communication

Winter term 2018

An introduction to interpretive methods in media and communication studies.

Precludes additional credit for COMM 3002 (no longer offered).
Prerequisite(s): COMS 2004, or PAPM 2000, and third-year standing in Communication and Media Studies (including BPAPM and BGInS related specializations and streams), or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.
Lecture and lab three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Wednesday, May 24th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 3302 [0.5 credit]
Political Communication

Winter term 2018

Examines the relationship between various kinds of communication and political activity in a variety of contexts. Case studies will be drawn from speeches, political campaigns, and debates, using a variety of media forms, from photographs to web sites.

Precludes additional credit for COMM 3302 (no longer offered).
Prerequisite(s): third year standing in Communication and Media Studies (including BPAPM related specializations), or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.
Lectures three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 23rd   at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 3308 [0.5 credit]
Critical Studies of Consumer Culture

Winter term 2018

A critical analysis of major constructs and basic mechanisms of advertising, social marketing and other aspects of consumer culture. The course examines the social, political-economic and cultural implications of consumer culture.

Precludes additional credit for COMM 3301(no longer offered) and COMM 3308 (no longer offered).
Prerequisite(s): third year standing in Communication and Media Studies (including BPAPM related specializations), or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.
Lectures and discussion groups three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Wednesday, June 14th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 3310A [0.5]
Critical Perspectives of Public Relations

Fall term 2017

A critical examination of keys aspects of public relations, including histories of PR, media representations of PR, gender and public relations, and the role of PR in business, politics and civil society.

Precludes additional credit for COMM 4304 (no longer offered).

Prerequisite(s): Third year standing in Communication and Media Studies (including BPAPM related specializations), or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.

Lectures three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 4006A [0.5]
Professional Communication Research

Fall term 2017

Students will work in a team-based environment to carry out empirical research in support of current faculty-led projects. In addition to learning advanced research techniques, students will develop project management and collaborative research skills.

Precludes additional credit for COMM 4000 [no longer offered] and COMM 4002 [no longer offered].

Prerequisite(s): COMS 3001 or COMS 3002, and Fourth-year Honours standing in Communication and Media Studies (including BPAPM related specializations), or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.

Seminar three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 4312A [0.5]
Crisis and Risk Communication

Fall term 2017

Examines crises and risks from the perspective of communication. The course explores the role of various media in shaping risk perceptions and constructions of crisis, the politics of crisis and risk management, symbolic dimensions in crisis construction, and ethical dilemmas.

Prerequisite(s): Fourth-year Honours standing in Communication and Media Studies (including BPAPM related specializations), or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.

Lectures three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 4312B [0.5]
Crisis and Risk Communication

Winter term 2018

Examines crises and risks from the perspective of communication. The course explores the role of various media in shaping risk perceptions and constructions of crisis, the politics of crisis and risk management, symbolic dimensions in crisis construction, and ethical dilemmas.

Prerequisite(s): Fourth-year Honours standing in Communication and Media Studies (including BPAPM related specializations), or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.

Lectures three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 4313A [0.5]
Screen Studies

Winter term 2018

Examines issues in the past, present and future of film, television and related media. Screens are examined as media that represent and shape values and culture, as technologies that are produced and purchased, and as objects that are regulated through policy.

Prerequisite(s): Fourth-year Honours standing in Communication and Media Studies or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication

Lectures three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 4337A [0.5]   (X-Listed with PAPM 4000C)
Communication and Public Affairs Strategies

Fall term 2017

This hands-on course teaches students how to develop, design, and execute a public affairs strategy. Emphasis on understanding the interaction between public institutions and stakeholders and how effective public affairs strategies can be designed to help organizations achieve goals through public or opinion leader persuasion.

Also listed as PAPM 4000.
Prerequisite(s): fourth-year Honours standing in Communication and Media Studies or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.

Lectures three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 4403A [0.5 credit]
Digital Media Industries

Winter term 2018

Key approaches to the study of media as industries and how economics, markets and technologies intersect with social choices, politics and power to shape how decisions are made about the design, ownership, organization and control of media.

Precludes additional credit for COMM 4403 (no longer offered).
Prerequisite(s): fourth year Honours standing in Communication and Media Studies (including BPAPM related specializations), or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.
Lectures three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Wednesday, May 24th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 4410A [0.5]
Mobile Media

Winter term 2018

This course critically examines the history, development, and expansion of mobile media and its impact on culture, connectivity, and practice. The course will explore locative media practices, geo-coding, wireless communication, mobile technologies, and user experience in everyday life.

Prerequisite(s): Fourth-year Honours standing in Communication and Media Studies or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.

Lectures three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 4412A [0.5]
Game Studies

Fall term 2017

Examines games as media. The course explores the history of gaming and mediated play in terms of technology and form, industry, labour, gender and subcultural practice.

Prerequisite(s): Fourth-year Honours standing in Communication and Media Studies (including BPAPM related specializations), or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication

Lectures three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying. Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 4412B [0.5]
Game Studies

Winter term 2017

Examines games as media. The course explores the history of gaming and mediated play in terms of technology and form, industry, labour, gender and subcultural practice.

Prerequisite(s): Fourth-year Honours standing in Communication and Media Studies (including BPAPM related specializations), or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication

Lectures three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 4501A [0.5 credit]
Digital Media Practice

Fall term 2017

Students will be introduced to practice-based tools and techniques relevant in contemporary professional communication, such as basic web development, podcasting, and digital photography.

Prerequisite(s): fourth year standing in B.Co.M.S. Honours with the single discipline of Communication and Media Studies, and permission of the School of Journalism and Communication. Not available to students in combined honours programs.
Seminar three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 4501B [0.5 credit]
Digital Media Practice

Winter term 2018

Students will be introduced to practice-based tools and techniques relevant in contemporary professional communication, such as basic web development, podcasting, and digital photography.

Prerequisite(s): fourth year standing in B.Co.M.S. Honours with the single discipline of Communication and Media Studies, and permission of the School of Journalism and Communication. Not available to students in combined honours programs.
Seminar three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered. 

COMS 4501C [0.5 credit]
Digital Media Practice

Winter term 2018

Students will be introduced to practice-based tools and techniques relevant in contemporary professional communication, such as basic web development, podcasting, and digital photography.

Prerequisite(s): fourth year standing in B.Co.M.S. Honours with the single discipline of Communication and Media Studies, and permission of the School of Journalism and Communication. Not available to students in combined honours programs.
Seminar three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 4502A [0.5]
Storytelling in the Digital Age

Fall term 2017

Students will learn to write compelling stories for the digital age. They will engage with examples of great storytelling across print and online platforms, from magazines and newspapers to blogs and podcasts, to gain a deeper understanding of what makes some stories stand out.

Prerequisite(s): Fourth-year Honours standing in Communication and Media Studies and permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.

Seminar three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 4504A [0.5]
Public Engagement and Consultation

Fall term 2017

Introduction to the challenges of conceptualizing and conducting public consultations. This includes audience or participant selection, a range of consultation techniques and formats, marketing and communication, analysis, as well as an awareness of policies and regulations governing consultations.

Prerequisite(s): Fourth-year Honours standing in Communication and Media Studies and permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.

Seminar three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 4505B [0.5]
Professional Writing and Speaking

Winter term 2018

Students will develop skills in professional written communication, such as press releases, blogs, op-eds, policy briefs, and speeches. Students will also hone their public speaking skills presenting their written work in different formats.

Prerequisite(s): Fourth-year Honours standing in Communication and Media Studies and permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.

Seminar three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 4602A [0.5]
Children, Youth and Media

Fall term 2017

Examines historical and contemporary ways in which children and youth relate to the media and popular culture.

Precludes additional credit for COMM 4602 [no longer offered].

Prerequisite(s): Fourth year Honours standing in Communication and Media Studies or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.

Lectures three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 4603 [0.5 credit]
Diaspora and Communication

Fall term 2017

The impact of various forms of diasporic communication on the shaping of contemporary national and international society.

Precludes additional credit for COMM 4603 (no longer offered).
Prerequisite(s): fourth year Honours standing in Communication and Media Studies (including BGInS related specializations), or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.
Lectures three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered. 

COMS 4604A [0.5]
Media, Gender and Sexuality

Winter term 2018

Examines from a critical perspective the intersection of media and gender, including constructions of femininity, masculinity, and other issues of sexuality.

Precludes additional credit for COMM 3601 [no longer offered].

Prerequisite(s): Fourth-year Honours standing in Communication and Media Studies or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.

Lectures three hours a week. 

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 4606B [0.5]
Global Media and Popular Culture

Winter term 2018

Examines key theories and concepts that have shaped the study of global media and its impact on popular cultures around the world.

Prerequisite(s): Fourth-year Honours standing in Communication and Media Studies (including BGInS related specializations), or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.

Lectures three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 4608A [0.5 credit]
Sound Studies

Fall term 2017

How hearing and listening practices have changed over time, and the role of sound technology in shaping our understanding of each other, our world, and ourselves.

Prerequisite(s): fourth year Honours standing in Communication and Media Studies, or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.
Lectures three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 4800A [0.5]
Special Topic in Communication and Media Studies
Topic for 2017-18: Media and International Development

Fall term 2017

A selected topic not ordinarily treated in the regular course program. The choice of topic varies from year to year. Check with the Communication and Media Studies program regarding the topic offered.

Fourth-year Honours standing in Communication and Media Studies or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.

Lectures three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton and a brief (1-page) summary/description of the course, its learning goals and objectives, and proposed topics and themes that will be covered to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 4800B [0.5 credit]
Special Topic in Communication and Media Studies – Victims, Villains and Vigilantes

Fall term 2017

Vigilantes, victims and villains are common pop culture figures, appearing in film, television, literature, and news. This course explores notions of identity–morality, sexuality, gender, and race–through diverse discourses of victimhood, perpetration, and vigilantism.

Prerequisite(s): fourth year Honours standing in Communication and Media Studies or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.
Lectures three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.  Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Thursday, June 15th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 4800C [0.5]
Special Topic in Communication and Media Studies
Topic for 2017-18: Communication, Music and Regulation

Winter term 2018

A selected topic not ordinarily treated in the regular course program. The choice of topic varies from year to year. Check with the Communication and Media Studies program regarding the topic offered.

Fourth-year Honours standing in Communication and Media Studies or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.

Lectures three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton and a brief (1-page) summary/description of the course, its learning goals and objectives, and proposed topics and themes that will be covered to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 4800D [0.5]
Special Topic in Communication and Media Studies
Topic for 2017-18: Piracy

Winter term 2018

A selected topic not ordinarily treated in the regular course program. The choice of topic varies from year to year. Check with the Communication and Media Studies program regarding the topic offered.

Fourth-year Honours standing in Communication and Media Studies or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.

Lectures three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton and a brief (1-page) summary/description of the course, its learning goals and objectives, and proposed topics and themes that will be covered to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 4800E [0.5 credit]
Special Topic in Communication and Media Studies: Hot Topics in Communication and Media Studies

Winter term 2018

A selected topic not ordinarily treated in the regular course program. The choice of topic varies from year to year. Check with the Communication and Media Studies program regarding the topic offered.

Prerequisite(s): fourth year Honours standing in Communication and Media Studies or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.
Lectures three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Wednesday, May 24, at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton and a brief (1-page) summary/description of the course, its learning goals and objectives, and proposed topics and themes that will be covered to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 4800F [0.5]
Special Topic in Communication and Media Studies
Topic for 2017-18: Media and Crime

Winter term 2018

A selected topic not ordinarily treated in the regular course program. The choice of topic varies from year to year. Check with the Communication and Media Studies program regarding the topic offered.

Fourth-year Honours standing in Communication and Media Studies or permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.

Lectures three hours a week.

Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field, and have particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.   Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton and a brief (1-page) summary/description of the course, its learning goals and objectives, and proposed topics and themes that will be covered to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

A note to all applicants: As per Articles 16.3-16.4 in the CUPE 4600-2 Collective Agreement, the posted vacancies listed above are first offered to applicants meeting the incumbency criterion. A link to the current CUPE 4600-2 Collective Agreement can be found at the Employment Agreements webpage on the Carleton University Human Resources website (http://carleton.ca/hr/collective-agreements/) and the CUPE 4600-2 website (http://4600.cupe.ca/).


MULTI TERM AGREEMENT OPPORTUNITY

Contract Instructors 2017-2019
Communication and Media Studies Program

As per the Letter of Understanding on the Trial of Multi-Term Agreements, and pursuant to Article 16 of the CUPE 4600 Unit 2 Collective Agreement, applications are invited from members of the CUPE 4600-2 bargaining unit and other interested persons to teach the following Communication and Media Studies courses during the 2017/2018 and 2018/2019 academic years.

COMS 1000C [1.0 credit]
Introduction to Communication and Media Studies

The scope of communication studies including the history and structure of mass media, their relationship to social and cultural change, and basic issues of communication and cultural policy.

Precludes additional credit for COMM 1101 (no longer offered).
Lectures and discussion groups three hours a week.

Total Number of Sections being Offered as party of this MTA: 4 sections @1.0 credit each

Terms in Which the Course will be Offered: F/W 2017-18, Summer 2018, F/W 2018-19, Summer 2019

Required Academic Qualifications and Skills: Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field.

Required Professional Qualifications and Skills: Particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.

Teaching Competence: Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

NOTE: For Contract Instructors, the sections assigned as part of the Multi-Term Agreement will be included in the limit for courses that may be taught by a contract instructor in one academic year. The limit is not more than two (2) full-credit courses over the Fall and Winter Terms, and not more than three (3) courses in any academic year ending August 31.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

A note to all applicants: As per Articles 16.3-16.4 in the CUPE 4600-2 Collective Agreement, the posted vacancies listed above are first offered to applicants meeting the incumbency criterion. A link to the current CUPE 4600-2 Collective Agreement can be found at the Employment Agreements webpage on the Carleton University Human Resources website (http://carleton.ca/hr/collective-agreements/) and the CUPE 4600-2 website (http://4600.cupe.ca/).

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.

COMS 4506A [0.5]
Event Management and Community Partnerships

Introduction to the stages of event management for potential community partners. This includes conceptualization, marketing and sponsorships, production and financing, to risk management.

Prerequisite(s): Fourth-year Honours standing in Communication and Media Studies and permission of the School of Journalism and Communication.

Seminar three hours a week.

Total Number of Sections being Offered as party of this MTA: 6 sections @ 0.5 credit each

Terms in Which the Course will be Offered: Fall 2017, Winter 2018, Summer 2018, Fall 2018, Winter 2019, Summer 2019

Required Academic Qualifications and Skills: Candidates should hold a postgraduate degree in Communication or a related field.

Required Professional Qualifications and Skills: Particular research or employment experience in the relevant area of the course for which they are applying.

Teaching Competence: Priority will be given to candidates with higher research degrees and teaching experience at the university level.

NOTE: For Contract Instructors, the sections assigned as part of the Multi-Term Agreement will be included in the limit for courses that may be taught by a contract instructor in one academic year. The limit is not more than two (2) full-credit courses over the Fall and Winter Terms, and not more than three (3) courses in any academic year ending August 31.

Deadline: Tuesday, May 16th at 12:00pm ET

Please submit a cv and and cover letter listing other courses previously taught at Carleton to Professor Joshua Greenberg, Director, School of Journalism and Communication – c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

A note to all applicants: As per Articles 16.3-16.4 in the CUPE 4600-2 Collective Agreement, the posted vacancies listed above are first offered to applicants meeting the incumbency criterion. A link to the current CUPE 4600-2 Collective Agreement can be found at the Employment Agreements webpage on the Carleton University Human Resources website (http://carleton.ca/hr/collective-agreements/) and the CUPE 4600-2 website (http://4600.cupe.ca/).

All positions are subject to budgetary approval.   Some of these courses may be taught by employees who have the right to automatic reappointment. Advertisement is not a guarantee that a particular course will be offered.