journalism lecturer




Journalism lecturers and media are subject professors, teachers, or lecturers who instruct students who have obtained an upper secondary education diploma in their own specialised field of study, journalism and media, which is predominantly academic in nature. They work with theiruniversity research assistants and university teaching assistants for the preparation of lectures and of exams, for grading papers and exams and for leading review and feedback sessions for the students. They also conduct academic research in their respective field of journalism and media, publish their findings and liaise with other university colleagues.

Alternative label

  • media studies professor

  • media studies teacher

  • instructor in journalism

  • journalism lector

  • journalism and media instructor

  • journalism docent

  • university lecturer in journalism

  • lecturer in journalism and media

  • journalism and media professor

  • higher education journalism teacher

  • media studies instructor

  • professor of journalism

  • journalism and media lecturer

  • journalism and media docent

  • journalism and media teacher

  • lecturer in journalism

  • university journalism lecturer

  • lecturer of journalism

  • professor of media studies

  • lecturer in journalism and media studies

  • media studies lecturer

  • journalism instructor

  • journalism professor

  • journalism teacher

  • media studies docent

  • specialist lecturer in journalism

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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