TEACH IN MONTANA FALL 2017 OR SPRING 2018
The School of Journalism at the University of Montana is taking applications through February 15 for the fall 2017 and spring 2018 T. Anthony Pollner Distinguished Professorships.
The fall 2017 professorship has reporting and writing as its primary focus. The focus of the spring 2018 professorship is any of the following specializations: visual storytelling, online journalism, database journalism and infographics, or the business of journalism.
Applicants for either professorship should have a national reputation in journalism and an interest in mentoring aspiring journalists. The successful candidates will teach a course relating to his or her specialization and work with the staff of the student newspaper, the Montana Kaimin.
Recent Pollner professors have included former New York Times reporter William Glaberson; Hank Stuever, television critic at the Washington Post; design expert Ron Reason; Chris Jones, a two-time National Magazine Award recipient at Esquire, and Pulitzer Prize-winning reporters Eli Saslow, Tamara Jones, John Woestendiek and Maurice Possley and AP international photo editor Sally Stapleton.
The stipend is $40,000
PLEASE APPLY ELECTRONICALLY. PLEASE DO NOT APPLY UNLESS YOU ARE ABLE TO ACCEPT AN OFFER FROM THE SELECTION COMMITTEE.
Send a letter of interest that includes a proposal for a course topic, a resume, names and contact information of three references and links to professional work to:
Please indicate in the email subject line whether you are applying for the fall 2017 or spring 2018 professorship.
For more information and a list of all previous Pollner professors, go to: