Assistant Professor of Communications
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF COMMUNICATIONS
Temporary, fixed-term, maternity leave cover (seven month)
Salary range £33,000 - £38,850 per annum pro-rata
plus excellent benefits
Richmond, The American International University in London, is seeking to recruit a high calibre Assistant Professor of Communications to join our faculty team in Richmond’s School of Communication, Arts and Social Sciences. This is a fixed term, seven month, maternity cover appointment, starting on 30 October 2017 and ending on 29 May 2017.
To be considered for this position, candidates must have:
- A PhD in Communications, Sociology or Cultural Studies.
- A record of relevant teaching experience and academic advising in higher education, preferably in both UK and US systems.
- Research/teaching specialisms in the Sociology of Mass Communications and Social Science/Communications Research Methods.
- Experience of supervising undergraduate dissertations.
Richmond is a private, not-for-profit, liberal arts and business studies University. It is accredited in the USA by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and in the UK by The Open University. Richmond is an equal opportunities employer. An enhanced level Disclosure and Barring Service check will be required for this position.
For further information about this vacancy and the University, please visit: www.richmond.ac.uk.
Closing date: 17 September 2017.
Please submit an application online at http://careers.richmond.ac.uk/ ensuring you upload a current CV and supporting statement which outlines qualifications, teaching experience, publications and research agenda, together with details of three recent work-related references.
Please note that while submitted applications will be acknowledged, we are unable to provide individual feedback to applicants.