Instructor, Media and Creative Industries, CHSS

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Sunday, 17 May 2020
End of advertisement period
Monday, 15 June 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

TV Instructor

The United Arab Emirates University invites applications for an instructor position in the Department of Media and Creative Industries. The position posted is for a full-time Instructor in TV production and news broadcasting. The primary teaching role involves classes in Television Production, Writing for the Media, Writing for Broadcast, and Practicum in Digital Production. Candidates are expected to have an active role in utilizing the Department’s TV Studio in teaching and training that includes production activities, to raise the competence and proficiency levels of students to industry standards. Production of a weekly newscast is among the studio activities the candidate will be expected to play a role in. The candidate will also contribute to curriculum and program development, participation in department and college committees, as well as rendering services within the department and the UAEU as a whole. Qualified candidates are expected to have a strong commitment to teaching excellence and student advising at the undergraduate levels.

Minimum Qualification

Applicants must have an earned MA or an equivalent degree in Media, Journalism field. The ability to teach undergraduate courses is a must. Applicants must have a minimum of 10 years Industry and professional experience in a media organization that includes roles in reporting/editing, content creation, production and presentation. Applicants must have bilingual proficiency (Arabic/English), and ability to teach in both languages.

Preferred Qualification

Professional experience and role in journalism training.

Expected Skills/Rank/Experience  

Special Instructions to Applicant  

Division College of Humanities &S. Sc.(CHSS)

Department Media & Creative Industries-(CHSS)

Job Close Date 15-06-2020

Job Category Academic - Faculty

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