Urgent: Available Adjunct Openings Fall 2023

The Department of Communication and Media Studies at Fordham University is currently seeking experienced instructors to teach DIGITAL MEDIA THEORY & ANALYSIS undergraduate courses in the Fall semester 2023. Teaching takes place at the university’s Rose Hill campus in The Bronx. A pre-existing syllabus for each course is available. 

DTEM-1401-R01 30356 INTRO DIG TECHNOLOGY & EMERGING MEDIA 35 student cap Tues/Fri_1:00-2:15

DTEM-1401-R02 33722 INTRO DIG TECHNOLOGY & EMERGING MEDIA 35 student cap Tues/Fri_2:30-3:45

DTEM-4480-R01 30360 DIGITAL MEDIA AND PUBLIC RESPONSIBILITY 19 student cap Mon/Thur_2:30-3:45

Further details on the above courses can be found on our Course Bulletin.


Fordham University offers a competitive rate of pay and adjunct instructors are invited to join the Service Employees International Union (SEIU), which represents non tenure-track faculty at the university. Full details of pay schedule, benefits and policies can be found at https://www.fordham.edu/info/28368/info_for_adjunct_faculty

The current rate of pay per 4-credit class is $7950.

Our Fall semester begins Wednesday 30th August and All teaching is in-person

Applications are invited from experienced instructors who have a graduate qualification in the relevant field (Masters or equivalent). While a PhD is not mandatory, we look favorably on applications from those who hold a doctorate, or are later stage doctoral candidates. 

To apply, please send a curriculum vitae and covering letter indicating your experience, qualifications and preferred classes to Sharif Mowlabocus: smowlabocus@fordham.edu


Fordham University, The Jesuit University of New York, offers its students a highly dedicated faculty, a heady intellectual atmosphere, emphasis on ethics and social justice, and respect for all individuals, religions, cultures, and creeds. Fordham students spend over one million hours per year engaged in community service. With over 15,500 students, Fordham’s Carnegie classification is Research University (High Research Activity)—one of just 99 universities in America to receive this designation. 

In 2019, U.S. News & World Report ranked Fordham’s undergraduate program 70th in the nation among all universities and 49th in the nation among private universities, placing it among the Tier 1 national universities. The 2019 Princeton Review ranks Fordham’s student newspapers and campus radio station among the best in the nation. Fordham also scores highly on many other lists of the world’s top universities. 

Fordham is an independent, Catholic University in the Jesuit tradition that welcomes applications from men and women of all backgrounds.