Journalism-related job openings in Connecticut & beyond

The following are some job opportunities for journalists in Connecticut and on the East Coast. Please note that some of the positions may have been filled and links may expire. 

Assistant professor: The University of Connecticut’s Department of Journalism is accepting applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the assistant professor level. The successful candidate will have strong journalism credentials and will be expected to contribute to the knowledge and advancement of journalism at a regional and national level. (posted 3/1/18)

Senior editor: Yale Environment 360 is looking for a full-time senior editor to develop, edit and package editorial content for online magazine based at Yale University. (posted 2/21/18)

Copy editor: The Day Publishing Co. is looking for a multi-platform copy editor at its daily newspaper. Must have three years of journalism experience. (posted 2/19/18)

Correspondents: Media startup 50 States of Blue is looking for correspondents to cover politics in all 50 states, including New York and Massachusetts. State correspondents will operate a microsite/blog dedicated to the pursuit of those stories in each state and will work from home. (posted 2/19/18)

Reporter: Hearst Connecticut Media is looking for a news reporter for one of its daily newspapers. Candidate should have a passion for hard news and excel at social media tools and platforms; be able to decipher state, municipal, education and police lingo; and be skilled at taking photos and video with a smartphone. (posted 2/15/18)

Weekly reporter: The Rivereast News Bulletin seeks a responsible, highly-motivated, self-starting reporter to cover two towns. (posted 2/15/18)

The Hartford Business Journal is looking for a web editor to lead HBJ’s online news efforts and products including CT Morning Blend and HBJ Today. The right candidate must be able to meet tight, daily deadlines and long-term story deadlines. Business reporting experience a plus! See more on (posted 2/9/18).

The Hartford Courant is looking for a Reporter and a Sports Columnist. Check out both job postings on its parent company site, (posted 2/8/18).

Patch has an immediate opening for a field editor to cover the Ridgefield market. A successful candidate is someone with an entrepreneurial bent, great news judgment and knowledge of the local audience, who has a flair with social media and can work independently. View the full listing and details at (posted 2/7/18)



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