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Current openings:

Open Date
Feb. 2, 2024

Description – Adjunct instructor for “The Media Industry” course

Georgetown’s College of Arts and Sciences seeks an adjunct professor for its undergraduate program in Journalism, to teach a course on “The Media Industry” at the university’s downtown campus in Fall 2024.

Taking advantage of the university’s location in Washington, D.C., the Journalism Program and its distinguished faculty of practitioners provides instruction in both the theory and practice of journalism across a wide variety of areas. The program serves students across many of the university’s schools, departments and majors, and currently offers a minor to interested undergraduates.


Successful candidates will have a distinguished record of engagement with the field of journalism. Experience teaching journalism in a university setting is desirable, but not required. An advanced degree related to journalism or an area of subject matter expertise is also desirable, but not required.

Application Instructions

Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, a short memo briefly detailing possible topics and approach for the course, a curriculum vitae and two references to journalism@georgetown.edu, with “Media Industry course application” in the subject line of the message. For full consideration, applications should be submitted by March 1, 2024.


Ongoing invitation:

We are always looking for adjunct faculty instructors to teach and inspire our undergraduate students.

Highly preferred is a candidate with an MA in Journalism, Mass Media or Communications with significant experience in print and digital media. Other graduate degrees could be acceptable depending upon experience.  Prior teaching experience in higher education is preferred.

Please fill out this Google form to indicate your interest and your area of expertise.

Thank you.


Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer fully dedicated to achieving a diverse faculty and staff.  All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, and sexual orientation), disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please click here for more information, or contact the Office of Institutional Diversity, Equity & Affirmative Action (IDEAA) at (202) 687-4798.