Lecturer in Global Political Communication
The Department of Politics & International Relations is ranked 10th in the U.K. in research intensity. It is home to six research centres:
Centre for International Public Policy
Centre for Islamic & West Asian Studies
Centre for Politics of Africa, Asia & The Middle East
Contemporary Political; Theory Research Group
Democracy and Elections Unit
New Political Communications Unit
We welcome applications from political communication scholars whose research and teaching lie within global politics and/or international relations. We seek a candidate with a specialism in one of the following: global news and journalism; data, ethics, and capitalism; communication and climate, security or development politics; computational propaganda and public diplomacy; and/or political communication in comparative and/or regional perspective. Candidates should offer a demonstrable record of or a clear path towards achieving world-class research using different methods. The essential criteria for this role is educated to PhD level.
This is a full time and permanent post, available from 1 September 2018. This post is based in Egham, Surrey where the College is situated in a beautiful, leafy campus near to Windsor Great Park and within commuting distance from London.
For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Professor Sandra Halperin, Head of Department at Sandra.Halperin@rhul.ac.uk or +44 (0)1784 414 130/(0)1784 276 315.
Please quote the reference: 0318-116
Closing Date: Midnight, 23rd May 2018
Interview Date: To be confirmed
We particularly welcome female applicants as they are under-represented at this level in the Department of Politics and International Relations within Royal Holloway, University of London.