UNIVERSITY OF LEEDS

Associate Professor in Media and Communication

Location
Leeds, West Yorkshire (GB)
Salary
£48,327 to £55,998
Posted
21 Apr 2017
End of advertisement period
11 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Associate Professor in Media and Communication

Are you an experienced and influential academic with the proven ability to carry out teaching and research in media and communication studies? Are you able to use your expertise to support or complement our existing strengths in cultural production and media policy, international communication, journalism studies, political communication, visual media, and digital cultures?

The School of Media and Communication at the University of Leeds is a highly ranked department with a vibrant research culture and a commitment to excellence in teaching.

The School seeks to appoint an Associate Professor in Media and Communication to join us from September 2017. You will have a PhD in media and communication studies and a strong record of research, with a clear indication of the ability to achieve internationally recognised standards of excellence. You will be a committed teacher and outstanding communicator able to contribute to teaching and administrative activities in media and communication, including programme leadership.

We especially welcome applications from candidates with research or teaching interests in race and media, promotional culture, or quantitative methods.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact:

Dr Kate Nash, Director of Student Education

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 4443, email: K.Nash@leeds.ac.uk

Closing Date:  Thursday 11 May 2017
Interview Date:  Monday 12 June 2017