Professor of Information and Communication Studies

Dublin, Leinster (IE)
£114,208.71 - £144,386.80 per annum
01 Sep 2023
End of advertisement period
06 Oct 2023
Contract Type
Full Time

Applications are invited for a permanent post of a Full Professor of Information and Communication Studies within UCD School of Information and Communication Studies.

UCD School of Information and Communications is undergoing a major period of growth, with successful undergraduate and graduate educational programmes and growing scale in research across a range of subfields including communication and media, digital policy, human computer interaction, information systems and library studies. The School is making a number of new academic appointments at an exciting time in the School's development. The Full Professor of Information and Communication Studies will provide academic leadership within the UCD School of Information and Communication Studies, in active collaboration with colleagues in this School, in the other schools of the UCD College of Social Sciences and Law and throughout the University. Reporting to the Head of School, the Full Professor of Information and Communication Studies will exercise a national and international role on behalf of UCD in research and scholarship, undergraduate and postgraduate teaching and academic administration, management and professional organisation in the academic areas of Information and Communication Studies. The School is committed to research led education, so the candidate will be expected to conduct research that supports high quality teaching in their field, and to lead innovations in both research and teaching directions. The post-holder is expected to assume high-level management/leadership responsibilities within the School and University and may be asked to take on the role of Head of School for a fixed period.

95 Full Professor (7937) Salary: €132,302 - €167,261 Per Annum

Appointment will be made on scale and in accordance with the Department of Finance guidelines.

Closing date: 17:00hrs (local Irish time) on the 6th of October 2023.

Applications must be submitted by the closing date and time specified. Any applications which are still in progress at the closing time of 17:00hrs (Local Irish Time) on the specified closing date will be cancelled automatically by the system. UCD are unable to accept late applications.

UCD do not require assistance from Recruitment Agencies. Any CV's submitted by Recruitment Agencies will be returned.

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Prior to application, further information (including application procedure) should be obtained from the Work at UCD website: