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The IECA is a professional nexus of practitioners, teachers, scholars, students, artists and organizations engaged in research and action to find more ethical and effective ways to communicate about environmental concerns in order to move society towards sustainability.
published by Stephen Depoe on October 8, 2015 - 3:01pm
The Department of Communication at the University of Cincinnati is seeking a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the area of Computer-Mediated Communication (CMC). We seek an individual who will conduct research and teach in the areas of computer-mediated communication (CMC), interpersonal/relational communication, identity and culture; with particular attention on the impacts of communication on personal and social identities related to race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, family dynamics, work/organization, sense of place, or other dimensions. Courses to be taught may include Internet and Everyday Life, Communication Theory, Theories of Interpersonal Communication, Gender Communication, Family Communication, and Graduate Seminar in Interpersonal Communication, as well as theory and research methods courses in the candidate’s area of specialization.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates with Ph.D. in Communication or related discipline completed by August, 2016 are preferred. Candidates with ABD status will also be reviewed.
published by Stephen Depoe on October 6, 2015 - 8:37am
IECA members and friends: I have just posted a call for applications for the next editor of ENVIRONMENTAL COMMUNICATION, the official journal of the International Environmental Communication (www.tandfonline.com/renc). Alison Anderson, the current editor, is in the middle of a three-year term that will expire at the end of 2016. We want to install the next editor by early in the calendar year to insure continuity in editorial leadership. The call appears in the jobs section of the web site, and will be circulated to members via e-mail as well.
This search is coming at an exciting time, as the journal will soon announce an expansion from four to six published issues per year, starting in 2016.
The search committee for the position will include Alison Anderson, former associate editor Laura Lindenfeld, and myself, with Exec Director Mark Meisner serving as ex officio member and providing support for the search.
published by Stephen Depoe on October 6, 2015 - 8:28am
We are seeking applicants for the position of Editor of the journal Environmental Communication. This journal, published by Taylor-Francis-Routledge since 2007, is the official journal of the International Environmental Communication Association (IECA) (theieca.org). The journal is currently publishing four issues per year, and is slated to publish six issues a year starting in 2016. The journal obtained an ISI Impact Factor beginning in 2009 (2014 Impact Factor 0.817). The journal has become the flagship publication in the field of environmental communication. For more information about the journal’s mission, aims, and scope, along with samples of published work, go to www.tandfonline.com/renc.
The editor is responsible for promoting the mission of the journal through seeking, commissioning, and developing articles and other features of the highest quality, and insuring that these articles and features are delivered to the publisher in good order and on a timely basis. The new editor will take responsibility for assigning and reviewing new submissions upon completion of manuscript assignments for Volume 10, or January 2016. Minimum length of term is three years (negotiable).