Professor of PR and Advertising

7 days left

Location
Sydney (Suburb), New South Wales (AU)
Posted
05 Apr 2017
End of advertisement period
05 May 2017
Ref
2164/28
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

UNSW is one of the world’s leading universities, and is known to be Australia’s powerhouse of cutting-edge research, teaching, innovation and creativity.  Established in 1949, UNSW have always held a unique focus on the scientific, technological and professional disciplines and have been committed to making a difference through pioneering research and preparing the next generation of talented global citizens for career success.

At UNSW Arts & Social Sciences we explore big ideas, create new knowledge, and tackle critical social issues. Our Faculty is positioned as one of Australia's top three research Faculties in Humanities, Social Sciences and Creative and Performing Arts and we are recognised for our interdisciplinary research with real social impact and community engagement. Within the Faculty, the School of the Arts and Media offers a broad range of discipline areas allowing students to draw together exciting links across the specialisations and engage in creative and practice-based research. The School also includes two sub-units: the Creative Practice Lab and the Centre for Modernism Studies in Australia.

The School of the Arts and Media is currently searching for a Professor of Public Relations and Advertising to strengthen their research and teaching within the discipline and to nurture their engagement with the creative industries. You should bring a world-class research track record with a demonstrated ability to generate research income from traditional and industry sources. You should bring experience of impactful and innovative teaching methods engaging students at both the undergraduate and postgraduate level. In addition, you should have experience in leading and mentoring staff within their discipline area and will be expected to further develop collaborations across the School, Faculty and the wider University. Willingness to network and engage with industry and manage these external partnerships on behalf of the University will also be expected of you.

For further information and initial enquiries please contact Katie Gray in the London office of Perrett Laver at katie.gray@perrettlaver.com or call our Sydney office on +61 2 8354 4014.

To apply please upload your curriculum vitae and supporting covering letter at http://www.perrettlaver.com/candidates quoting 2164/28 before midnight on the 12th May AEST.