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Aaron Gerow gerow
Thu Oct 3 21:54:41 EDT 2002

Position Description

Global Media and Information Flows, with Asian Studies Focus

The International Studies Program at Macalester College seeks to appoint 
Assistant Professor in Global Media and Information Flows. A vibrant
interdisciplinary program at the heart of the College's mission,
Macalester's International Studies Program approaches a broad range of
phenomena from fully global or transnational perspectives.

Successful Global Media and Information Flows candidates will be effective
teachers and rising scholars in the fields of global 
the Internet, telecommunications, worldwide news and information flows, 
electromagnetic spectrum, or the complexities of cross-border images and
media. The sources, distribution, aesthetics, gender and racial 
technology, and reception of infomedia are all of interest. Candidates
trained in any of a broad variety of humanities and social science
disciplines are encouraged to apply.

A global perspective is essential. Within this global perspective, 
we seek candidates able to participate in our Asian or Latin American
Studies programs. We have a special interest in candidates in the
first-mentioned field, welcoming all areas of Asia.

The teaching load is five courses per year. All Macalester faculty work
closely with students and contribute to the broader intellectual life of 
College. The appointment will begin September 1, 2003. For fullest
consideration, initial applications, consisting of detailed introductory
letter and curriculum vitae only, must be received by November 15, 2002,
sent to:

Margaret Beegle, Department Coordinator
International Studies Program
Macalester College
1600 Grand Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55105

Macalester College is a selective, private liberal arts college in the
vibrant Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan area. Macalester enrolls 1800
students from 50 states and almost 80 foreign countries and has a
long-standing commitment to maintaining a multi-national, multi-ethnic
community. We are especially interested in candidates with a commitment to
working successfully with students of diverse backgrounds. Macalester is 
Equal Opportunity employer that is committed to having a diverse 
The college prides itself on sustaining a strong commitment to excellence 
teaching and providing support for faculty scholarship. Successful
candidates will be expected to pursue rich research programs as well as to
provide support, as appropriate, to the college's emphases on
multiculturalism, internationalism, and service, all in a context of
excellence in undergraduate education.


Indiana University, Department of Communication and Culture, invites
applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position to begin Fall
2003. We seek an individual who focuses on Global Media Studies,
particularly in relation to television and/or new media, with a possible
emphasis on East Asia (though the geographical area is open). Applicants 
expected to have a strong research agenda and a commitment to excellence 
teaching. Preference will be given to candidates who have their Ph.D. in
hand by the date of appointment. Applicants should send a letter of
application, curriculum vitae, writing sample, and three letters of
recommendation. All materials should be received by November 15, 2002 to
assure consideration. Address applications to: Barbara Klinger, Chair,
Global Media Search, Department of Communication and Culture, Mottier 
1790 E. 10th St., Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405-9700. Indiana
University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. The
university actively encourages applications and nominations of women,
minorities, applicants with disabilities, and members of other
underrepresented groups. 

Aaron Gerow
Yokohama National University
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