BOURNEMOUTH UNIVERSITY

Professor / Associate Professor of Media Production

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

BOURNEMOUTH UNIVERSITY

Professor / Associate Professor of Media Production
Ref: FMC89

Professor starting salary from £60,879 - £67,185 per annum with further progression opportunities to £83,397

Associate Professor starting salary from £55,998 - £59,400 per annum with further progression opportunities to £68,865

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 has an enviable reputation for producing the next generation of creative talent to fuel a fast moving media industry. Our high standing among academics and professionals alike is built on a unique blend of professional practice, academic excellence and high-ranking research.

As Professor or Associate Professor of Media Production, you will be able to demonstrate a broad understanding of the media industries and a track record of leadership and development of others. 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 equivalent in a relevant field.  You will have demonstrated global research leadership and you will be committed to a culture of academic excellence and continuous improvement.

Applications are welcome from those with professional expertise in any relevant specialism within the broad area of media production.

For further information and discussion or the opportunity for an informal visit, please contact Dr Christa van Raalte, Head of Department – Media Production by email at cvanraalte@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
Interview date: Friday 19 May 2017

www.bournemouth.ac.uk/academic-jobs