Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Media and Communications

London (GB)
£39,081 to £51,253 pa inclusive of London Weighting Allowance
19 Feb 2018
End of advertisement period
25 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Media and Communications 

Department of Media, Culture and Language 

Salary:  £39,081 to £51,253 pa inclusive of London Weighting Allowance 

Applications are invited for a full-time, without-term Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Media and Communications to join our team. We are seeking an individual who can contribute to teaching and development of our undergraduate and postgraduate programmes across the areas of media, culture and digital communications.  We are particularly interested in applications from candidates whose research or practice engages with promotional culture, public relations, or social media. Experience of or interest in curriculum development in these areas would be an advantage. You will possess a doctorate or substantial professional experience in a relevant area, and teaching experience in higher education. Candidates would be expected to either have published research at international standard, or a portfolio documenting relevant professional practice. 

Over 70% of our academic staff are research active and the department has a vibrant research culture. Our four research centres in: English Language and Linguistics (CRELL), Film and Audio-visual Cultures (CRFAC), Translation and Transcultural Studies (CRTTS) and Hispanic Research Centre (HRC) are roughly designed around academic programmes, but with growing trans-disciplinary and interdisciplinary awareness. Further information about Media Culture and Language is available on our website: 
The University of Roehampton is the most research intensive modern university in the UK, with some of the highest regarded academic departments in the country. 
This is an exciting time for the university, with investment in new curricula, a new £35m stateof-the-art library and student accommodation, the development of a number of external partnerships across the globe and plans for more doctoral scholarships. 
We have a strong emphasis on supporting our students to reach their full potential in order to launch themselves onto successful graduate careers and we are embarking on a radical programme of enhancement in learning and teaching across all our academic areas. In the Complete University Guide 2018, Roehampton is the highest-ranked modern university in London. ‘Modern, or new, universities are defined as those granted university status post1992. The Complete University Guide does not itself define modern universities and does not produce a separate league table in which these are ranked 
The University has a beautiful, vibrant parkland campus, is located in the heart of south-west London and offers excellent facilities for researching, learning, teaching, and working. 
For an informal discussion about the post, please contact the Deputy Head of Department (Media Practice), Dr. Gauti Sigthorsson ( 
To find out more information about the role and what we’re looking for, please visit the Working at Roehampton section of our website where you will find full details, how to apply, as well as further information about the benefits of working for us. 

The closing date for completed applications is: 25 March 2018 Interviews to be held on 24 May 2018.
The University is an equal opportunities and ‘disability confident’ employer.