Contract Instructor Teaching Opportunities

Communication and Media Studies

Winter Term 2018-19

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 2019 Winter term.

Course availabilities

COMS 3308A [0.5 credit]
Critical Studies of Consumer Culture
Winter term 2019

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.

Fall term, Mondays, 1435-1725

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, July 3rd  at 12:00pm

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 3308B [0.5 credit]
Critical Studies of Consumer Culture

Winter term 2019

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.

Winter term, Tuesdays, 0835-1125

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, July 3rd  at 12:00pm

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 4608B [0.5 credit]
Sound Studies
Winter term 2019

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.

Winter term, Mondays, 1435-1725

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, July 3rd  at 12:00pm

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 4800J  [0.5 credit]
Special Topic in Communication and Media Studies – Platform Media
Winter term 2019

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.

Winter term, TBA

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, July 3rd  at 12:00pm

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.

Fall and Winter Terms 2018-19

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 2018-2019 Fall and Winter terms.

Course availabilities

COMS 2004A [0.5 credit]
Introduction to Communication Research
Fall 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 16th  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 2004B [0.5 credit]
Introduction to Communication Research
Winter term 2019

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 16th  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 2300 [0.5 credit]
Communication as Propaganda
Winter term 2019

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:  Wednesday, May 16th  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 3002A [0.5 credit]
Qualitative Research in Communication
Fall 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 16th  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 3002B [0.5 credit]
Qualitative Research in Communication
Winter term 2019

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 16th  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 3310A [0.5]
Critical Perspectives of Public Relations
Fall term 2018

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:  Wednesday, May 16th  at 12:00pm

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 3406A [0.5 credit]
Media Audiences and Users
Winter term 2019

Examines the role of audiences in contemporary media industries. Topics include history of audience studies, ratings and the audience commodity, active audience theory, and media fandom.

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:  Wednesday, May 16th  at 12:00pm

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 3411A [0.5 credit]
Alternative Media and Social Activism
Fall term 2018

Examines links between media and activism through the lens of past and present social movements and protest events. Addresses leading theories that help conceptualize various types of activist movements, with a focus on the role of media in shaping activist identity and political opportunity.

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:  Wednesday, May 16th  at 12:00pm

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 4006A [0.5]
Professional Communication Research
Fall term 2018

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:  Wednesday, May 16th  at 12:00pm

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 4312A [0.5]
Crisis and Risk Communication
Fall 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:  Wednesday, May 16th  at 12:00pm

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 4312B [0.5]
Crisis and Risk Communication
Winter term 2019

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:  Wednesday, May 16th  at 12:00pm

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 4313A [0.5]
Screen Studies
Winter term 2019

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:  Wednesday, May 16th  at 12:00pm

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 4410A [0.5]
Mobile Media
Fall 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:  Wednesday, May 16th  at 12:00pm

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 4412A [0.5]
Game Studies
Fall term 2018

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:  Wednesday, May 16th  at 12:00pm

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 4412B [0.5]
Game Studies
Winter term 2019

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:  Wednesday, May 16th  at 12:00pm

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 4501A [0.5 credit]
Digital Media Practice
Fall 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:  Wednesday, May 16th  at 12:00pm

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 4501B [0.5 credit]
Digital Media Practice
Winter term 2019

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:  Wednesday, May 16th  at 12:00pm

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 4502A [0.5]
Storytelling in the Digital Age
Fall term 2018

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:  Wednesday, May 16th  at 12:00pm

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 4504A [0.5]
Public Engagement and Consultation
Winter term 2019

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:  Wednesday, May 16th  at 12:00pm

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 4505B [0.5]
Professional Writing and Speaking
Winter term 2019

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:  Wednesday, May 16th  at 12:00pm

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 4602A [0.5]
Children, Youth and Media
Fall term 2018

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:  Wednesday, May 16th  at 12:00pm

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 4604A [0.5]
Media, Gender and Sexuality
Fall 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:  Wednesday, May 16th  at 12:00pm

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 4605 [0.5 credit]
Media, Race and Ethnicity

Fall term, 2018

Critical examination of how issues of race and ethnicity intersect with contemporary media.

Precludes additional credit for COMM 3602 (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 22nd  at 12:00pm

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 4606A [0.5]
Global Media and Popular Culture
Fall 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:  Wednesday, May 16th  at 12:00pm

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 4608A [0.5 credit]
Sound Studies
Fall term 2018

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:  Wednesday, May 16th  at 12:00pm

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 4800D [0.5]
Special Topic in Communication and Media Studies
Topic for 2018-19:  Communication, Music and Regulation
Winter term 2019

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:  Wednesday, May 16th  at 12:00pm

Please submit a cv 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]
Special Topic in Communication and Media Studies
Topic for 2018-19:  Piracy
Winter term 2019

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:  Wednesday, May 16th  at 12:00pm

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 4800H  [0.5 credit]
Special Topic in Communication and Media Studies – Social Issues and Public Relations

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.

This course is designed to introduce students to key aspects of public relations planning and practice in the context of contemporary social issues. The focus will be on developing students’ ability to think strategically about the public relations challenges faced by different social groups, plan a complete public relations campaign to address those challenges and create effective communication vehicles for that campaign.

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.

Winter term, Wednesdays, 0835-1125

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, July 18th at 12:00pm

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.

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/).   

Summer Session 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 Journalism courses during the 2018 Summer term.

Course availabilities

COMS 2004 [0.5 credit]
Introduction to Communication Research

Mondays and Wednesdays, 1805-2055, May 7 – June 19, 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.

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.

Qualified applicants should send a cv and list of previous courses taught within the CUPE 4600 Unit 2 bargaining unit at Carleton. This can be sent electronically and addressed to Professor Joshua Greenberg  c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

Deadline:   Friday, February 9, 2018 at 12:00pm ET

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 2500 [0.5 credit]
Communication and Science

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1805-2055, May 7 – June 19, 2018

How expert knowledge (particularly scientific, medical, and technical) is communicated in the public realm. Topics may include scientific advances and new technologies, health risks, environmental/ climate change, and cultural/ideological positioning of science.

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.

Qualified applicants should send a cv and list of previous courses taught within the CUPE 4600 Unit 2 bargaining unit at Carleton. This can be sent electronically and addressed to Professor Joshua Greenberg  c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

Deadline:   Friday, February 9, 2018 at 12:00pm ET

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 3001 [0.5 credit]
Quantitative Research in Communication

Mondays and Wednesdays, 1805-2055, July 3 – Aug 15, 2018

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

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.

Qualified applicants should send a cv and list of previous courses taught within the CUPE 4600 Unit 2 bargaining unit at Carleton. This can be sent electronically and addressed to Professor Joshua Greenberg  c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

Deadline:   Friday, February 9, 2018 at 12:00pm ET

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 3108 [0.5 credit]
Media Industries and the Network Society

Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1805-2055, July 3 – August 15, 2018

Examines the theoretical frameworks and major issues and debates relating to media industries and institutions in Canada and internationally.

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.

Qualified applicants should send a cv and list of previous courses taught within the CUPE 4600 Unit 2 bargaining unit at Carleton. This can be sent electronically and addressed to Professor Joshua Greenberg  c/o carole.craswell@carleton.ca.

Deadline:   Friday, February 9, 2018 at 12:00pm ET

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 and 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 https://carleton.ca/hr/labour-relations/academic-staff-agreements/ and the CUPE 4600-2 website http://4600.cupe.ca/.