Professors/Associate Professor/Assistant Professors / Jindal School of Journalism and Communication

Sonipat, Haryana (IN)
24 Nov 2021
End of advertisement period
23 Dec 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Professors/Associate Professor/Assistant Professors / Jindal School of Journalism and Communication (JSJC) 

About the University:
O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) is an internationally recognized leader in higher education. Located in the National Capital Region, Delhi (Sonipat), India, JGU provides students a world-class education in a vibrant intellectual community. The university is host to 8000+ students, 900+ faculty members, and 500+ staff members representing 41 countries, across twelve multi-disciplinary Schools: Law, Business, International Affairs, Government and Public Policy, Liberal Arts and Humanities, Journalism & Communication, Banking & Finance, Art & Architecture, Environment & Sustainability, Psychology & Counselling, Language and Literature and Public Health & Human Development. JGU is dedicated to promoting global learning through its global faculty, global curriculum, global collaborations, global research and global programmes. JGU is the youngest university to be ranked in the Top 3% of all universities in the World and in the Top 150 universities (under 50 years of age) by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World Rankings 2021. JGU has been ranked among the “Top 700 universities in the World” in the QS World University Rankings 2022 and is also recognized as an “Institution of Eminence” by the Government of India.

About JSJC: 
Jindal School of Journalism and Communication (JSJC), India’s first global media school is situated on an 80-acre state of the art residential JGU campus. In this increasingly digital, interdisciplinary and global environment, JSJC is committed to providing a vibrant scholarly setting where students learn to question the status quo as they acquire the skills and knowledge that will enable them to excel in a career in journalism or another communication field.

O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) invites applications for faculty positions in the Jindal School of Journalism and Communication (JSJC).

Programmes Offered: 

  • B.A. (Hons.) Journalism & Media Studies
  • B.A. (Hons.) Film and New Media

JSJC is looking to appoint faculty members to conduct teaching and research in the following areas: 

  • Multi media and Storytelling 
  • Direction
  • Cinematography
  • Screenwriting
  • Editing
  • Audiography
  • Sound Editing 
  • Animation
  • Music Production
  • New Media /Gaming/Audio Visual Experimental Arts


We are hiring at all levels, including Professors/ Associate Professors and Assistant Professor.

Role and Responsibilities:

The faculty member will be expected to teach undergraduate/ graduate courses, conduct research, mentor students and engage in school and university level activities. The faculty will also oversee internship programmes, as well as other activities seeking to improve the scholarship and leadership skills of the students.

The faculty will be expected to engage in scholarly research program in their field of expertise that could involve undergraduate students. We are especially interested in candidates who have demonstrated potential for excellence in teaching, possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills and can work effectively with an increasingly diverse group of students and colleagues.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Doctorate/ Master’s/ Post Graduate Degree in above mentioned areas. 
  • Undergraduate-level teaching experience in areas related to Journalism and Communication. 
  • Demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching.
  • Desire to serve a culturally diverse student body. 

Compensation & Benefits: 
JGU is an equal opportunity employer and offers internationally competitive salaries and benefits commensurate with the candidate's qualification and experience.

Apart from a competitive salary, JGU offers research benefits comparable to the top international universities, along with comprehensive health and accidental insurance coverage, accommodation on the university campus, staff development allowance, research grants, research rewards for publications and other benefits.

Application Deadline:
Application process is ongoing until the successful candidate is found.
Applications must include:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Letter of Interest (teaching & research) 
  • At least two references with full contact details and e-mail information (References will not be contacted without applicant's consent)

Submit your applications to hr@jgu.edu.in