Associate or Full Professor – Documentary Film – Graduate School of Journalism

Expected start date: January 1, 2020. This is a full-time, tenured appointment. The Graduate School of Journalism at the University of California, Berkeley, invites applications for an associate or full professor in documentary film. The successful candidate would also direct the School’s documentary program. Significant professional achievement in the field of documentary is required. The […]

Associate or Full Professor — Investigative Reporting — Graduate School of Journalism

Expected Start Date: January 1, 2020 This is a full-time, tenured appointment. The Graduate School of Journalism at the University of California, Berkeley, seeks applications from candidates to lead its Investigative Reporting Program and hold the Reva and David Logan Distinguished Professor in Investigative Reporting Endowed Chair. The successful candidate would be eligible to be […]

Sigma Delta Chi Awards

** Entry Deadline: February 19, 2019 ** The Sigma Delta Chi Awards date back to 1932, when the Society first honored six individuals for contributions to journalism. The current program began in 1939, when the organization awarded the first Distinguished Service Awards. These awards later became the Sigma Delta Chi Awards. The awards recognize the […]

Join the Beat 2.0

The Membership Puzzle Project launched Join the Beat in 2018 as an experimental project designed to help beat reporters identify, share, and put into practice new ways to collaborate directly with their audiences and sources. The participating reporters explored how embracing their audiences’ knowledge, insights, and skills could enrich coverage and deepen the relationship between […]

The 69th Green Eyeshade Awards Call for Entries

For the 68th consecutive year, the Green Eyeshade Awards are inviting participants from 11 states to submit their work for the chance to win this prestigious southeastern award. The award, which began in 1950 by the Society of Professional Journalists, is the nation’s oldest regional journalism contest. Journalists from Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, […]

Associate Director of Education with The News Literacy Project

The News Literacy Project (NLP) is looking for a full-time associate director of education — someone with a strong understanding and appreciation of journalism and an unquenchable desire to teach its value to young people. As the world comes to terms with the complexity of today’s information landscape — including the pervasive power and influence […]

CALmatters is looking for a Chief Audience Officer

CALmatters is a nonpartisan, nonprofit, public-interest news organization that provides insightful and thought-provoking journalism about the major issues facing Californians, including education, environment, economy, health and human welfare. In three years, we’ve gone from startup to the largest media organization focused on California state politics and policy. But we’re not done. Our stories are distributed […]

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Converse & Convene

By Maynard Institute Staff WASHINGTON, DC – With trust in the media still recovering from an all-time low in 2016, the Robert C. Maynard Institute for Journalism Education convened a group of journalists and other stakeholders Oct. 29 for a candid conversation about their roles in a democracy. “We are all in our silos, and […]

Bill Celis Presented with the 2018 Barry Bingham Sr. Fellowship

William (Bill) Celis, an associate professor of journalism at the University of Southern California Annenberg School of Communication and Journalism and a member of the board of directors of the Maynard Institute, was presented with the 2018 Barry Bingham Sr. Fellowship yesterday (Sept. 12) at the ASNE-APME News Leadership Conference in Austin, Texas. The $1,000 […]

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MIJE at NABJ 2018

MIJE hosted a mixer this year at the National Association of Black Journalists conference in Detroit. Below are some pics we snapped of our team and our friends during our mixer. Ida B. Wells Society co-founder and New York Times reporter Nikole Hannah-Jones (from left to right), Maynard Institute Co-Executive Martin G. Reynolds, Knight Foundation […]