Course Instructor | Winter 2022 | BMS319H1S: Media Ethics

Closed for Applications

Teach the course, mark assignments and tests in a timely fashion, hold one office hour per week. Follow College and University code of conduct and policies.

Course description: Provides students with a theoretical foundation that enables them to identify and analyze ethical issues in mainstream and non-mainstream media. Traditional principles of journalistic truth-seeking, objectivity, and minimizing harm are revisited in the light of global, interactive media, produced by both citizens and professionals.

Please note as of the posting date for this position, the course is designated to be offered in person.

  • Start Date
    January 4, 2022
  • Department
    Office of the Principal & Vice-President
  • Compensation
    $8,489.50
  • How to Apply
    usmc.principalsoffice@utoronto.ca
  • Terms

    Qualifications: PhD or equivalent professional experience in the discipline is preferred. University-level teaching experience in this field, with evidence of successful teaching, is preferred. Evidence of active research interests and of ability to mentor students in research projects is required.

    Number of positions: 1

    Estimated course enrolment: 68 students

    Estimate TA support: 36 hours

    Class schedule: Wednesday 12:00 – 14:00

    Dates of appointment: January 4 – May 6, 2022

    Application process: Applicants should submit a letter of application, a CV, and the names of two referees to:

    University of St. Michael’s College c/o Office of the Principal

    email: usmc.principalsoffice@utoronto.ca

    Disclaimer: Please note that this position is tentative, pending funding, final course determinations and enrolments.

    This job is posted in accordance with the CUPE 3902 Unit 4 Collective Agreement.

    We thank all applicants for their interest. Only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

    The University of St. Michael’s College is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons/persons of colour, women, Indigenous/Aboriginal people of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, people who take a religiously informed view of human experience, and others who may contribute to further diversification of ideas.

    All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

    If you require accessibility accommodation, please contact Human Resources at 416-926-1300 ext. 7191 or hr.stmikes@utoronto.ca