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Research Publication Roundup: October 2017

Oct. 01, 2017, 4:20 PM
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. 

MJ-school alumni W. Horace Carter '43, Karen Parker '65 among those being honored at UNC 'Noteworthy Firsts' scholarship reception

Sep. 26, 2017, 1:48 PM
UNC School of Media and Journalism alumni W. Horace Carter '43 and Karen Parker '65 are among those being honored at the UNC "Noteworthy Firsts" scholarship reception on Thursday, Sept. 28, in the Blue Zone of Kenan Stadium.

New MJ-school Lookout Fellows Program removes financial barriers to student internship opportunities

Sep. 25, 2017, 10:31 AM
Through the Lookout Foundation, the Burrows family has committed $200,000 over the next four years to support The Lookout Fellows Program. The program supports undergraduate students with funding for summer internships. 

Liz Schlemmer named next WUNC Fletcher Fellow for Education Policy Reporting

Sep. 18, 2017, 1:51 PM
UNC School of Media and Journalism master's graduate and Park Fellow Liz Schlemmer '17 (M.A.) began her two-year run as WUNC's next Fletcher Fellow for Education Policy Reporting in August.

WANTED: Assistant/Associate Professor in Media Law

Sep. 14, 2017, 5:25 PM
The UNC School of Media and Journalism is searching for an outstanding assistant or associate professor to conduct research and teach in its internationally renowned media law and policy program.

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).