Faculty & Educators

Nominate Your Best Students

Thank you for your interest in the Washington Journalism and Media Conference. Nominations for WJMC 2018 are now being accepted.  Please click on the link to your left to nominate deserving student leaders to represent your school and state as National Youth Correspondents. To be eligible, students must be currently in the 10th or 11th grade (in school year 2017-2018).

If you have any questions, please contact us at wjmc@gmu.edu. During the conference, students will hear from distinguished professionals in journalism and media, but will also tackle important ethical and leadership questions in small group simulation activities.  We welcome your suggestions and feedback at wjmc@gmu.edu. Nominate your students by clicking here.

Faculty and Junior Faculty Opportunities

Each summer, WJMC recruits award-winning faculty and junior faculty from across the country to lead groups of 25 students throughout the week of conference activities. Our faculty are creative, innovative and experienced journalism teachers and advisers representing some of the best student media programs across the country. Our junior faculty are WJMC alumni currently pursuing journalism and communications-related degrees.

To learn more about our faculty positions, please see the position description by clicking here.

To learn more about our junior faculty positions, please see the position description by clicking here.

If you are interested in applying to be a 2018 summer faculty member, please email Elena Johnson at ejohns35@gmu.edu