BOURNEMOUTH UNIVERSITY

Lecturer in Public Relations

7 days left

Location
Bournemouth, Dorset
Posted
09 Mar 2017
End of advertisement period
05 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

BOURNEMOUTH UNIVERSITY

Lecturer (Academic) in Public Relations
Ref: FMC95

Starting salary from £32,958 – £38,183 per annum with further progression opportunities to £41,709

At Bournemouth University our vision is to create the most stimulating, challenging and rewarding university experience in a world-class learning community by sharing our unique fusion of excellent education, research and professional practice and inspiring our students, graduates and staff to enrich the world.

We were the first university to be commended by the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education (QAA) for the quality of student learning opportunities and in 2012 we won the Queens Anniversary Award for Higher Education. We are currently changing the face of the university through our new, transformational estates programme with a stunning series of iconic new buildings, and we are continuing to invest further in our intellectual capital by seeking to appoint high calibre teams and individuals to our award-winning Faculties.

The Faculty of Media and Communication at Bournemouth University is one of the largest of its kind in the world and has a global reputation for combining research and teaching practice.  The Department of Corporate & Marketing Communications within the Faculty is central to this vision and offers undergraduate programmes in Advertising, Public Relations, Marketing Communications and Politics, plus postgraduate programmes in Advertising, Corporate Communications, Political Communications and Political Psychology. We are active in research across all of these areas.

As Lecturer (Academic) in Public Relations you will be enthusiastic about student-centred pedagogy, you will contribute to education delivery, including programme management as required, across the range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. You will also make a significant contribution to employability, and professional engagement with relevant internal and external organisations, at a regional, national and international level.

You will be qualified to Doctorate level or be able to demonstrate the ability to create and disseminate knowledge at an equivalent level and the capability to convert this knowledge into a doctorate in a maximum of 3-5 years from the date of appointment. You will be research active and committed to a culture of academic excellence and continuous improvement.

For further information and discussion or the opportunity for an informal visit, please contact Anastasios Theofilou, Acting Head of Department – Corporate & Marketing Communications, by email at atheofilou@bournemouth.ac.uk

A detailed job description and person specification are available from our website together with an online application form. Alternatively, please telephone 01202 961130 (24 hour answerphone) quoting the appropriate reference.

Closing date: (Midnight) Wednesday 5 April 2017

www.bournemouth.ac.uk/academic-jobs