Professor of Creative Industries
UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH WALES
PRIFYSGOL DE CYMRU
Faculty of Creative Industries
Professor of Creative Industries (Ref: U007605)
Grade I, *£57,674 – £63,009 per annum
*appointment will be made to the minimum of the scale
The Faculty of Creative Industries at USW is seeking to appoint a full-time Professor in Creative Industries. We welcome applications from those with expertise in any area of Creative Industries research who would be able to add strength and/or diversity to the existing curriculum or research strengths of the Faculty. Successful applicants will have a significant research leadership role, and will build upon the existing strengths in this area expressed through the Centre for the Study of Media in Small Nations, which is now celebrating its tenth anniversary. The post holder will be a highly motivated and ambitious research leader with the vision to build on a highly successful REF outcome in the 2014 exercise.
The Professor in Creative Industries will provide an expert source of knowledge and advice to researchers in the Creative Industries Research Institute (CIRI) in identifying and exploiting a range of sources of funding both national and international and creating and implementing a research development plan to support the strategic direction of CIRI which will increase research funding success rates, research intensity and revenue.
The terms and conditions of the post (including grade and salary) will be those of the University of South Wales.
CLOSING DATE: 2nd January 2017