Transforming Hollywood 5: The Future of Television Date Friday, April 4, 2014 Time 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Location James Bridges Theater, UCLA Buy Tickets Here $40 GA $10 Faculty/Staff This year, the fifth installment of Transmedia, Hollywood has been given a new...Read More
The Media Industries SIG is pleased to be able to sponsor the following panels and workshops, and we hope you will consider including them in your conference plans. Also, please mark in your calendars for our annual meeting on Thursday, March 20, from 3-4:45 p.m. in the...Read More
Friday, April 4, 2014
James Bridges Theater, UCLA
To assist you in planning your SCMS schedule, we have created a “cheat sheet” noting all of our sponsored events, downloadable here: SCMS14 SIG Schedule 2014 (You can also access the document through Google drive here: here).
In addition to the SIG meeting, which will take place on 3/20 from 3-4:45 pm, please note that the SIG will be sponsoring a happy hour on 3/20 from 6:30-8:30 pm at the Alibi Room (85 Pike Street #410).
Also perhaps of interest is the latest flyer for the new peer-reviewed Media Industries journal, downloadable here: SCMS14 MIJ Flyer.
Additional news regarding the journal’s launch, as well as the SIG’s latest activities, will be provided at our meeting on March 20th. We hope to see you there!
The Media Industries SIG is pleased to be able to sponsor the following panels and workshops, and we hope you will consider including them in your conference plans.
Also, please mark in your calendars for our annual meeting on Thursday, March 20, from 3-4:45 p.m. in the Ballard conference room.
The SIG is hosting a happy hour from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 20 at the Alibi Room [85 Pike St (#410) Seattle, WA 98101 (located in Post Alley below the Pike Place Market]. Please join us.
The University of Texas at Austin Department of Radio-Television-Film seeks to fill a faculty position in media studies at the rank of assistant or associate professor, beginning Fall 2014. We are interested in applicants who bring a critical focus to the study of media industries, media history, global media, and/or digital media (gaming, social media, mobile media, design). Scholars whose work addresses issues of identity, representation (gender and sexuality, race and ethnicity), audiences and reception are especially encouraged to apply. A Ph.D. in media studies or a related field is preferred, with a strong record in publishing and teaching, and with experience supervising advanced graduate and undergraduate students. Salary commensurate with experience.
We will begin reviewing applications on November 25, and will continue until the position is filled. Send cover letter and CV (including the names of three references) as email attachments to: Bert R. Herigstad, Office Manager, The University of Texas at Austin, Department of Radio-Television-Film, email@example.com.
Deadline: January 15, 2014
Submit to: firstname.lastname@example.org
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