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Available Positions and Job Opportunities

Posted By Administration, Wednesday, March 1, 2017

WEBSTER UNIVERSITY 
School of Communications 
Faculty & Administrative Positions 

 The School of Communications at Webster University invites applications for three positions:
 
Assistant Professor, Games and Game Design 

Visiting Assistant Professor, Audio Production 

Associate Dean, School of 
Communications 


Consult the full job descriptions and application instructions posted on the School’s website (http://www.webster.edu/communications/about/job-opportunities.html)

 



BRADLEY UNIVERSITY 
Department of Communication 
Chairperson 

Bradley University invites applications and nominations for the position of Chairperson of the Department of Communication. The University seeks a dynamic and creative leader for a department recognized for excellence in its academic programs, innovative curricula, mentoring, interdisciplinary collaborations, partnerships with external constituents, international initiatives, use of technology, and its commitment to cultural diversity. The ideal candidate will embrace a global perspective, cultural diversity, and an understanding of digital convergence in all modes of communication.For the full position description please visit  
https://goo.gl/J2o1Lm

 

 

 

CITY UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG
Department of Media and
Communication
Worldwide Search for Talent 

 
City University of Hong Kong is a dynamic, fast-growing university that is pursuing excellence in research and professional education. As a publicly-funded institution, the University is committed to nurturing and developing students’ talents and creating applicable knowledge to support social and economic advancement.  The University has seven Colleges/Schools.  As part of its pursuit of excellence, the University aims to recruit outstanding scholars from all over the world in various disciplines, including business, creative media, energy, engineering, environment, humanities, law, science, social sciences, veterinary sciences and other strategic growth areas.   
 

Chair Professor/Professor/Associate 
Professor/Assistant Professor 
(Computational Social Science for 
Communication Research) 
Department of Media and 
Communication 
[Ref. C/400/30] 

 
The Department of Media and Communication continues to build up its faculty strength and invites applications and nominations for the above posts.  The Department has a strong international team of scholars at the forefront of research and publication in International Communication, Media Effects, New/Social Media, Computational Communication Research, Communication for Social Change, and Political Economy of the Media. 
 
Duties: The appointees will work in one or more of the following areas: (1) Text Mining/Natural Language Processing, (2) Machine Learning, (3) Social Network Analysis, (4) Computer Programming (e.g. R, Python), (5) Infographics/Data Visualization, (6) Mobile Application Design, (7) Data-Driven Journalism, and (8) Computational Humanities; and teach both theoretical content and hands-on skills (i.e. coding for some of the above areas is highly desirable). 
 
Requirements: A PhD in Communication/Media Studies/Computer Science/Information Science/Network Science or related disciplines.  Candidates for Chair Professor/Professor/ Associate Professor should have an outstanding record of scholarly achievements in both teaching and research, a strong record in research grant coordination and/or academic management expertise. Candidates for Assistant Professor should have a solid and promising record of scholarly achievements in both teaching and research.  The appointees are expected to work well with colleagues.
 
Salary and Conditions of Service 
Remuneration package will be driven by market competitiveness and individual performance.  Excellent fringe benefits include gratuity, leave, medical and dental schemes, and relocation assistance (where applicable).  Initial appointment will be made on a fixed-term contract. 
 
Information and Application
Further information on the posts and the University is available at http://www.cityu.edu.hk, or from the Human Resources Office, City University of Hong Kong, Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong [E-mail: hrojob@cityu.edu.hk Fax: (852) 2788 1154 or (852) 3442 0311].  
 
To apply, please submit an online application at http://jobs.cityu.edu.hk, and include a current curriculum vitae.  Nominations can be sent directly to the Human Resources Office.  
 
Your curriculum vitae should include the following:

  • Academic and Professional Qualifications  
  • Chronological Employment History  
  • Teaching Record  
  • Research/Applied Work Achievements  
  • Publication List  
  • Community and Professional Service  

Three copies of most recent papers or papers that contain most significant work (preferred) 
 
The Department accepts applications and nominations on a continuing basis until the positions are filled.  The University will give full consideration to all applications and nominations.  Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted; and those shortlisted for the post of Assistant Professor will be requested to arrange for at least 3 reference reports sent directly by the referees to the Department [E-mail: com@cityu.edu.hk], specifying the position applied for. The University’s privacy policy is available on the homepage. 
 
City University of Hong Kong is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to the principle of diversity.  Personal data provided by applicants will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes. 
 
Worldwide recognition ranking 55th, and 4th among top 50 universities under age 50 (QS survey 2016); 1st in Engineering/Technology/Computer Sciences in Hong Kong (Shanghai Jiao Tong University survey 2016); and 2nd Business School in Asia-Pacific region (UT Dallas survey 2015). 


 

 

 

OHIO WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY 
Department of Journalism and 
Communication
Assistant Professor of Communication 
(2 positions) 
Search #1617-0020 

Ohio Wesleyan University (www.owu.edu) is a selective, private, undergraduate liberal arts, residential institution founded in 1842 and is located just 20 miles north of Columbus. Ohio Wesleyan University’s Department of Journalism and Communication invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Communication (two positions). These are 3-year term positions at the Assistant Professor level beginning August 2017 with the possibility of conversion to tenure track positions. 

Position 1: 

Primary – 
Organizational Communication 
Secondary – 
Strategic Communication 

 
Candidate must have practical and academic expertise in Organizational, Interpersonal, and Group Communication and a secondary interest in Strategic Corporate Communication. This position will include teaching courses in organizational communication, interpersonal and group communication, conflict resolution, and inter-cultural communication. Candidate will be expected to also teach the core communication courses, including organizational communication, communication theory, research methods and a capstone communication course.
 
The ideal candidate will have demonstrated experience working with diverse students to develop outside-classroom and internship opportunities in addition to regular classroom responsibilities. The course load is 9 contact hours (three courses) per semester. A Ph.D. is required. 

Position 2: 

Primary – 
Media Production Studies 
Secondary – 
Organizational Communication 

 
Candidate must have practical and academic expertise in Media Production Studies and a secondary interest in Organizational, Interpersonal, and Group Communication. 

This position will include teaching courses in media effects & society, digital media, advanced video production, and persuasive communication. Candidate will be expected to also teach the core communication courses, including communication theory, research methods and a capstone communication course.
   
The ideal candidate will have demonstrated experience working with diverse students to develop outside-classroom and internship opportunities in addition to regular classroom responsibilities. The course load is 9 contact hours (3 courses) per semester. A Terminal degree is required.
 
Completed application packets will include: 

  1. Letter of interest (cover letter)
  2. Resume or curriculum vitae
  3. Transcripts from Graduate School(s) 
  4. Copies of teaching evaluations 
  5. Writing sample of professional work 
  6.  Statement of teaching philosophyThree professional references 

 
Please e-mail application materials to: jobs@owu.edu

Application review will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled.   

Ohio Wesleyan University is strongly committed to diversity within its community and encourages all interested applicants, including women and minorities, to apply (EEOE). 

 

UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI 
The Missouri School of Journalism 
The Leonard H. Goldenson Endowed Chair in Radio & Television Journalism 

The Missouri School of Journalism is seeking candidates for The Leonard H. Goldenson Endowed Chair in Radio & Television Journalism. We seek an excellent doctoral scholar with a research program on broadcast journalism at the rank of Professor with tenure.  

http://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic/index.php

Reference job ID 21663.  

 

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