Professor / Associate Professor / Assistant Professor of Practice in Media and Communication Studies
Beijing Normal University – Hong Kong Baptist University United International College (UIC) now invites candidates for this position which is expected to be filled in September 2023:
Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor of Practice in Media and Communication Studies (Ref: FHSS230412)
The programme of Media and Communication Studies (MCOM) in the Department of Communication at UIC invites applications from student-centered scholar-practitioners broadly trained in journalism and digital media production. We welcome candidates with relevant practical experience and research interests in multimedia production. There are opportunities to develop innovative pedagogy and collaborative research.
Please include a cover letter along with your CV explaining your rationale for coming to UIC, how you meet above requirements, and how you can contribute to our research and teaching environment. Review of Applications will start in June 2023. To ensure you receive full consideration please send in the application before then.
All applicants should hold at least an MA in media-related fields with a commensurable industry profile. Other requirements include a firm commitment to teaching and mentoring students. Teaching responsibilities of 3 courses per semester may include courses related to convergent journalism, copyediting, multimedia production, digital post-production, photography, and others of the applicant’s own interests. Preference will be given to candidates who also have teaching experience.
Benefits and Appointment Terms
Commencing salaries will be commensurate with qualifications and relevant experience. Fringe benefits include housing allowance, leave and social insurance. Appointments to these positions will initially be made on a fixed-term contract with mutual agreement.
Closing Date: June 30, 2023
*Please complete the job application form and upload the requested documents online: https://hrapp.uic.edu.cn/recruit/job/vacancy/JobDetail/735.
*If you failed to submit your application online, please send your application by emailing to email@example.com. Applications should include a curriculum vitae and a completed "Job Application Form" which can be downloaded from https://hro.uic.edu.cn/Job_Opportunities_/Application_Procedure.htm. Please indicate the position being applied for, including the field of expertise, level and reference number.
The College reserves the right not to fill this position, or to extend the search until suitable candidates are identified or to make an appointment by invitation. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse environment.