MASARYK UNIVERSITY

Assistant Professor in Department of Media Studies and Journalism 

Location
Czech Republic (CZ)
Posted
10 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
03 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Part Time

Assistant Professor at Department of Media Studies and Journalism
Department Department of Media Studies and Journalism – Faculty of Social Studies 
Deadline 3 Sep 2017
Start date 1 October 2017 or by agreement 

MASARYK UNIVERSITY
THE DEAN OF FACULTY OF SOCIAL STUDIES 
INVITES APPLICATIONS
for the position of 
Assistant Professor at Department of Media Studies and Journalism 
Extent:     20 hours / week
Start:        October 1st, 2017
Deadline: September 3rd, 2017

Job description: 

  • teaching in the Bachelor and Masters programs;
  • supervision of the Bachelor and Masters theses;
  • academic publications;
  • involvement in accreditation of a new doctoral program in media studies;
  • coordination of the foreign studies at the department. 

Required qualifications and competencies:

  • Ph.D. in media studies or related disciplines, with perspective of a soon start of habilitation process (an equivalent to tenure);
  • focus on teaching and research in the field of cultural industries, political economy of media, media and culture;
  • relevant publications;
  • an ability to provide teaching in English;
  • excellent knowledge of English language;
  • experiences with foreign academic environments, strong knowledge of international academic contexts, active foreign mobilities and relevant experience with lecturing abroad;
  • an ability for team work. 

Application attachments:

  • letter of motivation;
  • CV and copy of documents of education and related certificates;
  • list of publications (including citations);
  • list of courses taught by the applicant and list of theses supervised by the applicant. 

The application with the required attachments shall be submitted to the HR Office, Faculty of Social Studies MU, Joštova 10, 602 00 Brno, e-mail: doppler@fss.muni.cz. Deadline for submissions is: September 3rd, 2017. For more information contact Eva Dopplerová, tel. +420549493349. 

Information about the Department of Media Studies and Journalism: http://medzur.fss.muni.cz