Opening nominations for Professor and Director of the School of Journalism

15 de April, 2016 · Escuela Periodismo


Faculty of Communications

Director of the School of Journalism

The Faculty of Communications ( at Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile ( invites nominations and applications for Professor and Director of the School of Journalism.

Successful candidates will have a Ph.D. in journalism, communications, or a relevant academic field, teaching experience, an established program of research and publication, administrative experience, managerial skills, and a proven commitment to academic duties. A fluent command of Spanish is required.

The successful candidate will be appointed at the rank of tenured full professor, and will participate in the executive board and the faculty council of the Faculty of Communications.

Founded in 1961, the School of Journalism was the first Spanish-language program to be accredited by the Accrediting Council on Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (ACEJMC), in 1998. With nearly 700 students enrolled in its undergraduate and graduate programs, the School is housed within Latin America’s top-ranked Faculty of Communications, which includes the Departments of Audiovisual Creation and Applied Communication, and offers licentiate, master’s and doctoral degrees. It is located in downtown Santiago, Chile’s capital city.

Screening of applicants will begin on April 15, 2016, and will continue until the position is filled. Please send a letter of intent, Curriculum Vitae, representative publications, and contact information for three references, to Professor Eduardo Arriagada, Dean of the Faculty of Communications. Email: (include “Director Journalism School” in the subject line).