News

WANTED: Data Scientist

Sep. 14, 2017, 5:21 PM
The UNC School of Media and Journalism seeks a data scientist to work with students, faculty and industry in the Reese News Lab. This is a full-time, 12-month non-faculty position that is funded by a three-year grant from the Knight Foundation.

Research Publication Roundup: September 2017

Sep. 01, 2017, 1:46 AM
A vibrant and collaborative interdisciplinary research culture at the UNC School of Media and Journalism creates new knowledge, advances scholarship and helps reinvent media. Below is a list of recently published or presented scholarship by MJ-school faculty and students.

UNC MJ-school grants more than $2.01M total through scholarships, awards, Roy H. Park Fellowships for 2016-17

Aug. 22, 2017, 1:58 AM
The UNC School of Media and Journalism granted more than $2.01 million total in undergraduate and graduate scholarships, awards and Roy H. Park Fellowships in the 2016-17 academic year.

WANTED: Research Assistant

Aug. 09, 2017, 10:02 AM
This Research Assistant will assist the Knight Chair in Journalism and Digital Media Economics in administrative and research activities. S/he will have exceptional attention to detail, organizational and time management skills with demonstrated experience working with complex databases. S/he will be responsible for the Knight Chair’s nationally recognized newspaper database, ensuring it is accurate and accessible to academics and industry users.

UNC at 100th annual AEJMC conference in Chicago

Aug. 07, 2017, 2:23 AM
Twenty-five faculty members and graduate students will represent the UNC School of Media and Journalism Aug. 8-12, 2017, at the 100th annual conference of the Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC).

Research Publication Roundup: Summer 2017

Aug. 01, 2017, 8:21 AM
A vibrant and collaborative interdisciplinary research culture at the UNC School of Media and Journalism creates new knowledge, advances scholarship and helps reinvent media. Below is a list of recently published or presented scholarship by MJ-school faculty and students.

WANTED: Development and Alumni Coordinator

Jul. 27, 2017, 3:54 PM
The primary responsibility of the Development and Alumni Coordinator is to provide administrative and technical support for the Office of Development and Alumni Affairs by managing office operations; securing all arrangements for the Associate Dean and Dean related to development travel; compiling research reports for meetings and events; obtaining and tracking financial and budget information; and serving as primary contact for faculty, staff, students, alumni and donors to the development a

2017 Sharoky Fellowship Program supports 14 MJ-schoolers interning in DC

Jul. 05, 2017, 4:23 PM
Thanks to the Sharoky Fellowship Program, 14 students and recent grads from the UNC School of Media and Journalism are living and interning in Washington, D.C., in Summer 2017.

MJ-school students travel to 19 cities, 4 continents in 2016-17

Jun. 28, 2017, 12:38 PM
From covering the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro to being invited to Super Bowl Media Week in Houston, students traveled to 19 cities across four different continents in 2016-17, reporting on local news, learning about the international media markets and networking with alumni.

WANTED: Director of Development

Jun. 20, 2017, 4:41 PM
The primary responsibility of the Director of Development is to secure private gifts to support the fundraising priorities of the School of Media and Journalism by helping donors fulfill their passions and interests through their giving.