Fletcher Fellowship for Education Policy Reporting
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|Position Type||Permanent Staff (EHRA NF)|
|Working Title||Fletcher Fellowship for Education Policy Reporting|
|Appointment Type||EHRA Non-Faculty|
|Position Posting Category||Public Relations/Communications/Marketing|
|Salary Range||Dependent on Experience/Qualifications|
|Full Time/Part Time?||Full-Time Permanent|
|Hours per Week||40|
|Posting Open Date||04/01/2017|
|Open Until Filled||No|
|Proposed Start Date||06/01/2017|
This is a grant funded post-graduate fellowship for a student from the UNC-Chapel Hill School of Media and Journalism. The position is responsible for reporting including quick turn-around spot news, interviews, reporter debriefs, and well researched feature reports. The position will have a concentration on statewide PreK-12 education policy reporting. The position will work out of WUNC’s Legislative Bureau when the State Legislature is in session. The Fletcher Fellow will have a close relationship with faculty advisor(s) in the UNC-Chapel Hill School of Media and Journalism. This is a two year appointment.
Bachelor’s degree required, master’s preferred.
|Qualifications and Experience||
Master’s Degree from the UNC-Chapel Hill School of Media and Journalism or Bachelor’s Degree from the UNC-Chapel Hill School of Media and Journalism with one year of relevant experience.
Experience being edited in a collaborative news room
Exceptional written and oral communication skills
Considerable knowledge of radio broadcasting equipment, including digital editing, broadcast operating boards, phone screening systems and portable recording devices
A familiarity with North Carolina and education policy issues is strongly preferred
Excellent on-air delivery
Demonstrated ability to plan and meet deadlines, working with materials from a variety of sources and collaborators
Creativity and initiative
Ability to interact effectively with colleagues
|Equal Opportunity Employer||
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
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