Production Specialist – DMJN423 BR Capstone II

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Author ahnationtalk
Date September 29, 2018
Type Full Time
Company Wilfrid Laurier University
Salary $8100.00 - Annual
Location Brantford, NO
Category Business / Management
Client Wilfrid Laurier University
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Posting ID : 9828
Position Title : Production Specialist – DMJN423 BR Capstone II
Faculty/Academic Area : Faculty of Liberal Arts
Department : Digital Media and Journalism
Term : January 1, 2019 to April 30, 2019
Days/Times : Tuesdays 1:00 p.m. – 3:50 p.m.
Campus : Brantford
Hours per week/Hours Total : 3/36
Anticipated Class Size : 30
Position Summary : In this integrated capstone course, DMJ students work together in teams to produce in-depth, interactive multimedia projects that explore issues of local concern identified by the instructor. The completed projects will feature a variety of journalistic, and interactive digital and social media content, including long form articles, short audio and video documentaries, photography and slideshows. Each project team will manage a strategic digital and social media public relations campaign that will include identification of target audience/s and public opinion research. Students will also produce a conference style presentation that critically reflects upon their project, methodologies and collaborative processes.
Qualifications – Required : Bachelor’s Degree
Qualifications – Other :
  • Candidate should have appropriate online media production experience.
  • Relevant experience in journalism is an asset.
  • Prior teaching experience at the college or university level is an asset.
Salary : Undergrad Stipend – $8100.00
Application Deadline : October 5, 2018
Submit with Application : Required for All Applicants

  • CV (required)
Required for External Applicants
  • Names and Contact Information for Referees
  • Evidence of Good Teaching
  • Cover letter
  • Teaching Dossier
  • Sample Course Outline (2-pages maximum)

The candidate is strongly encouraged to provide a cover letter and teaching dossier.


Applicants will be required to submit proof of academic credentials for highest degree prior to being awarded a contract. It is highly recommended that applicants include this verification with their application.

To Apply :
Address Applications to:
Prof. Bruce Gillespie
c/o Jennifer Beam
This appointment is in accordance with the Part-time Contract Academic Staff Collective Agreement, for which the Wilfrid Laurier Faculty Association (WLUFA) is the exclusive bargaining agent.

Posted on : September 21, 2018
Posting Ends : October 5, 2018
Please Note :  For Supplementary Remuneration for large classes or multi-section courses, see Article 28.3

Pursuant to Article 13.5 of the Collective Agreement for Part-time Contract Academic Staff (CAS) and Part-time Librarians, all applicants shall apply electronically. Applications must be received by 23:59 local time of the date on the posting.

Wilfrid Laurier University is committed to equity and values diversity. We welcome applications from qualified women and men, including persons of all genders and sexual orientations, persons with disabilities, Indigenous persons, and persons of a visible minority. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Members of the designated groups must self-identify to the appropriate Dean(s) to be considered for employment equity.

In accordance with the requirements of Citizenship and Immigration Canada, the successful applicants will be required to prove they are legally able to work in Canada.

To obtain a copy of this job posting in accessible format, please contact Jessica Ryde,, Administrative Assistant to the Dean, Faculty of Liberal Arts.

All course offerings will be contingent on adequate student registration and subject to budgetary funding.

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