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Available Positions and Job Opportunities

Posted By Administration, Monday, December 3, 2018

NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY IN QATAR
Faculty Position in Digital Media Studies

Northwestern University in Qatar (NU-Q) invites applications and nominations for a full-time faculty position in Digital Media Studies to teach courses and engage in research, effective August 1, 2019. NU-Q is Northwestern University's first international campus and works closely with its renowned schools of communication and journalism in Evanston. NU-Q is a media school grounded in the liberal arts and housed in one of the largest, most advanced and best-equipped communication facilities in the world.

The successful candidate will be knowledgeable about global, digital media ecosystem and will have theoretical and operational understanding of the impact of rapid change, convergence and disruption on media and society. A Ph.D. or equivalent terminal degree in digital media, global media industries, new media studies or a related field is required. Professional experience is also valued. Other position qualifications include knowledge of media entrepreneurship, web-based technologies, mobile and digital media, algorithmic media, web analytics or others. Teaching assignments will include courses in media industries and technology, new media and society, and developing new courses in areas of personal expertise in related areas. Experience teaching research methods is a plus. The candidate is expected to engage in relevant research studies and projects on topics such as the role of media in creative practices, legal and regulatory regimes, social integration, civil society or others appropriate to their background and interests.

NU-Q has a global, digital orientation with extensive technical and production facilities, including a digital innovation lab, robotic newsroom, edit suites and audiovisual production studios. The school is a member of the World Internet Project and conducts longitudinal research on media use, social and mobile media and freedom of expression. Located in Doha's Education City with five other top U.S. universities where academic freedom is assured, NU-Q has partnerships with leading media firms and organizations including Al Jazeera, Doha Film Institute, Qatar Computing Research Institute, Qatar Media Corporation and the World Cup committee, among others. Our faculty work in an integrative environment with signature academic programs in Communication, Journalisms and Strategic Communication, as well as Liberal Arts. Executive and graduate education are currently being implemented. A strong Production and Digital Media Services department supports faculty and students.

The successful candidate will join a highly qualified faculty drawn from NU's home campus and some of the world's leading universities and media venues. NU-Q is a highly diverse school with students, faculty and staff from more than 50 countries. Our graduates have a high rate of matriculation to top graduate schools in the U.S, Europe and Asia.

Compensation includes a highly competitive salary, overseas benefits and allowances and free housing as well as generous research and faculty development support. Internal research grants are also available. Academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experienced. Based in Doha, Qatar, a rapidly growing, modern city, the faculty also take advantage of the location for professional and personal travel. Faculty participate in major international academic meetings and industry conferences. Applications received by December 5, 2018 will receive the highest priority. The search will continue and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

To apply, upload a letter of application, a CV, a sample of writing, a statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and three names and email addresses for your external academic references to: https://facultyrecruiting.northwestern.edu/apply/MzI3

Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes including veterans and individual with disabilities. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in Qatar.

Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/g744h8fth8g59p3c

 


 

NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY IN QATAR
Faculty Position in Digital Media Design

Northwestern University in Qatar (NU-Q) invites applications and nominations for a full-time faculty position in Digital Media Design to teach courses and engage in research or creative activity, effective August 1, 2019. NU-Q is Northwestern University's first international campus, a media school grounded in the liberal arts and housed in one of the most advanced and well-equipped communication facilities in the world.

The successful candidate will have expertise and experience in the creation of interactive media products and services for today's diverse and emerging digital media platforms, and a good understanding of current industry production practices and contemporary developments with implications for the future. A Ph.D. or equivalent terminal degree in mediated communication, new media studies, digital media or a related field is required. Other position qualifications include capacity for design thinking and familiarity with all aspects of digital product and service development from ideation to realization, and related workflows. Professional experience is preferred, and knowledge of industry standard software and equipment is expected, especially Maya, Final Cut Pro X, Adobe Premiere, Unreal or Unity. Experience in art direction, development pipelines and programming languages such as C++, Python and Java is a plus.

Topics of interest in current and anticipated communication program courses are digital media design, digital media management, animation, app and game design and development, and others that will prepare students for careers in media and entertainment industries as well as other sectors in the digital space.

NU-Q has extensive technical and production facilities including a digital innovation lab, robotic newsroom, state of the art software, edit suites and film production studios. The school is a member of the World Internet Project and conducts longitudinal research on media use, digital media and freedom of expression. Located in Doha's Education City with five other top U.S. universities where academic freedom is assured, NU-Q has partnerships with leading media firms and organizations including Al Jazeera, Doha Film Institute, Qatar Computing Research Institute, Qatar Media Corporation and the World Cup committee, among others. Our faculty work in an integrative environment with signature academic programs in Communication, Journalisms and Strategic Communication, as well as Liberal Arts. Executive and graduate education are currently being implemented. A strong Production and Digital Media Services departments. The successful candidate will join a highly qualified faculty drawn from NU's home campus and some of the world's leading universities and media venues. NU-Q is a highly diverse school with students, faculty and staff from more than 50 countries. Our graduates have a high rate of matriculation to top graduate schools in the U.S, Europe and Asia, and successful employment in media industries.

Compensation includes a highly competitive salary, overseas benefits and allowances and free housing, as well as generous research and faculty development support. Academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experienced. Based in Doha, Qatar, a rapidly growing, modern city, the faculty also take advantage of the location for professional and personal travel. Faculty participate in major international academic meetings and industry conferences.

Applications received by December 5, 2018 will receive the highest priority. The search will continue and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

To apply, upload a letter of application, a CV, a sample of writing, a statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and three names and email addresses for your external academic references to: https://facultyrecruiting.northwestern.edu/apply/MzI4

Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes including veterans and individual with disabilities. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in Qatar.

Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/bcxmswhyb4cttw8x

 


 

NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY IN QATAR
Faculty Position in Digital Journalism and Emerging Media

Northwestern University in Qatar (NU-Q) invites applications and nominations for a full-time faculty position in Digital Journalism and Emerging Media to teach courses and engage in research, effective August 1, 2019. NU-Q is Northwestern University's first international campus working closely with its renowned schools of journalism and communication in Evanston. NU-Q is a media school grounded in the liberal arts and housed in one of the most advanced and well-equipped communication facilities in the world.

The successful candidate will have expertise and experience in the application and integration of digital media technologies used in acquiring, processing and disseminating news and information content. This especially includes digital and multi-media reporting and storytelling. A Ph.D. or equivalent terminal degree in mediated communication, digital media, new media studies or a related field is expected. Other position qualifications include a broad understanding of the digital media environment and the capacity to teach professional practice and theoretical courses. Professional experience is preferred, and knowledge of industry standard software and equipment is expected.

The candidate will teach courses in digital, online journalism, digital innovation in news gathering, media and society and others to be developed that could have implications in areas of personal interest and expertise. This position is located in the Journalism and Strategic Communication Program. The person selected will engage in research relevant to digital journalism and new media including such topics as virtual and augmented reality, big data application, audience analytics or others pertinent to their background. An interest in media in the Middle East or Global South is a plus.

NU-Q has extensive technical and production facilities including a robotic newsroom, digital innovation lab for AR and VR, edit suites and audio-visual production studios. The school is a member of the World Internet Project and conducts longitudinal research on media use, digital media and freedom of expression. Located in Doha's Education City with five other top U.S. universities where academic freedom is assured, NU-Q has partnerships with leading media firms and organizations including Al Jazeera, Doha Film Institute, Qatar Computing Research Institute, Qatar Media Corporation and the World Cup committee, among other signature academic programs. Faculty work in an integrative environment that includes academic programs in Journalism and Strategic Communication, Media Industries and Technology, as well as Liberal Arts. Executive and graduate education are currently being implemented. A strong Production and Digital Media Services department supports the operational needs of faculty and students.

The person selected will join a highly qualified faculty drawn from NU's home campus and some of the world's leading universities and media venues. NU-Q is a highly diverse school with students, faculty and staff from more than 50 countries. Our graduates are employed in top media and strategic communication venues and have a high rate of matriculation to top graduate schools in the U.S, Europe and Asia. Students benefit from generous travel and research grants.

Compensation includes a highly competitive salary, overseas benefits and allowances and free housing as well as generous research and faculty development support. Internal research grants are also available. Academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experienced. Based in Doha, Qatar, a rapidly growing, modern city, the faculty also take advantage of the location for professional and personal travel. Faculty participate in major international academic meetings and industry conferences.

Applications received by December 5, 2018, will receive the highest priority. The search will continue and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

To apply, upload a letter of application, a CV, a sample of writing, a statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and three names and email addresses for your external academic references to: https://facultyrecruiting.northwestern.edu/apply/MzI5

Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes including veterans and individual with disabilities. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in Qatar.

Apply Herehttp://www.Click2Apply.net/247wsss5qhtmk3x9

 


 

SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY
S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications
Assistant Professor - Communications Law

The Communications Department at Syracuse University's S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the area of communications law beginning August 19, 2019. A Ph.D. or J.D. is required. Candidates with experience in the practice of communications law are encouraged to apply.

The successful candidate will have a strong track record, or demonstrate a strong trajectory of scholarship, in research or policy development regarding social media and emerging media technologies, and the implications these new forms of communication have on law and policy, both in the US and internationally.

For full description and online application instructions, go to https://www.sujobopps.com, job #074091.

Cover letter, resume or vitae, a teaching philosophy statement and a list of four references with names, email addresses and phone numbers must be included in the online application. Review of applications begins November 15, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. Applications from women and minority candidates are especially encouraged.

For more information, feel free to contact Brad Gorham, Search Chair, Communications, S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, Syracuse University. Phone: 315-443-1950. Email: bwgorham@syr.edu

Syracuse University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to equality of opportunity and a diverse work force. Women, military veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other traditionally underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

Apply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/zxh6bh2t72dqhcs4

 


 

MARIST COLLEGE
Department of Film, Television, Games, and Interactive Media
Assistant Professor, Games and Interactive Media

The Department of Film, Television, Games and Interactive Media Marist College invites applications for the position of Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Games and Interactive Media to join the School of Communication and the Arts beginning in fall 2019. The faculty member will be teaching courses in the Media Studies & Production major and Games & Emerging Media program (which is recognized as one of the top 40 game programs in the world by Princeton Review). We encourage applicants who can demonstrate through their teaching, research, and service, their abilities to contribute to Marist’s identity as an institution that welcomes and embraces diversity.

Qualifications
An M.F.A., Ph.D. or other terminal degree in a relevant discipline by the time of appointment. Experience in one or more of the following areas: game art, game development, Unity, design, virtual reality, augmented reality, modding, and/or human-computer interaction. Ability to teach courses that align with their expertise, selected from a range of courses such as Introduction to Design, Digital Toolbox, Game Art, Unity, Level Design, Business of Games, and/or Human-Computer Interaction. Ability to interact effectively orally and in writing with a culturally diverse range of students and colleagues

About Marist
Located on the river in the historic Hudson River Valley and at its Florence, Italy branch campus, Marist College is a comprehensive, independent institution grounded in the liberal arts. Its mission is to “help students develop the intellect, character, and skills required for enlightened, ethical, and productive lives in the global community of the 21st century.” Marist is consistently recognized for excellence by The Princeton Review (Colleges That Create Futures & The Best 380 Colleges), U.S. News & World Report (9th Best Regional University/North), Kiplinger’s Personal Finance (“Best College Values”), and others. Though now independent, Marist remains committed to the ideals handed down from its founders, the Marist Brothers: excellence in education, a sense of community, and a commitment to service. Marist educates approximately 4,900 traditional-age undergraduate students and 1,400 adult and graduate students in 47 undergraduate majors and 14 graduate programs, including fully online MBA, MPA, MS, and MA degrees.

Applications
To learn more or to apply, please visit http://appl.ink/131133ica. Only online applications are accepted.

Marist College is strongly committed to the principle of diversity and is especially interested in receiving applications from members of ethnic and racial minority groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and persons from other under-represented groups.

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER

 


 

CITY UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG
Department of Media and Communication,
Head of Department

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 eight 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, data science, energy and environment, science and engineering, humanities and social sciences, law, veterinary medicine and life sciences.

Applications and nominations are invited for :
Head of Department of Media and Communication [Ref. B/236/09]

The Position
Reporting to the Provost through the Dean of College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, the Head of Department will provide leadership and strategic direction in research and professional education for the Department. The Head will encourage and promote academic excellence, and steer the Department to enhance the mission and vision of the University in alignment with the University’s Strategic Plan.

The Person
A doctorate degree with strong academic and professional qualifications, a distinguished record of teaching, research and scholarship, and substantial relevant experience in tertiary education; outstanding management effectiveness; commitment to teamwork; and strong communication and networking skills to build and nurture internal and external contacts to the benefit of the Department.

Salary and Conditions of Service
The appointee will be offered appointment to an academic rank commensurate with qualifications and experience. The headship appointment will be on a concurrent basis for an initial period of about three years. Remuneration package will be attractive and driven by market competitiveness and individual performance. Excellent fringe benefits include gratuity, leave, medical and dental schemes, and relocation assistance (where applicable).

Information and Application

Further information on the post 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 [Email : com.search@cityu.edu.hk/Fax : 2788 1154 or 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, or email to "com.search@cityu.edu.hk". Applications and nominations received by 20 January 2019 will receive full consideration. 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 5th among top 50 universities under age 50 (QS survey 2019); 1st in Engineering/Technology/Computer Sciences in Hong Kong (ARWU survey 2016); and 2nd Business School in Asia-Pacific region (UT Dallas survey 2017).

 


 

MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY
College of Communication Arts and Sciences
Journalism School Director

The Michigan State University School of Journalism in the College of Communication Arts and Sciences invites applications for its next Director. Our faculty include Pulitzer Prize and Emmy winners as well as recipients of AEJMC and ICA’s most prestigious awards. The new Director will continue to value and foster contributions of all our Journalism School educators.

A Ph.D. is required in journalism, mass communication, or a related field. Qualified applicants will have a record of scholarship and credentials to justify appointment at the rank of tenured professor.

For more information, please see: http://careers.msu.edu/cw/en-us/job/500275/school-directormanagement

Or contact Esther Thorson, Search Committee Chair, at ethorson@msu.edu

 


 

MARIST COLLEGE
Department of Communication
Assistant Professor of Communication, Public Relations

The Department of Communication at Marist College is seeking a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Communication with expertise in Public Relations. We encourage applicants who can demonstrate through their teaching, research, and service, their abilities to contribute to Marist’s identity as an institution that welcomes and embraces diversity.

The primary professional responsibilities of this faculty member are: teaching, research and/or creative activity, and service which may include advising student groups, participating in campus committees, maintaining office hours, working collaboratively with colleagues, and traditional academic functions. This position includes opportunities to network with students and industry leaders at our Marist Executive Center in Manhattan.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • A Ph.D., or equivalent terminal degree in communication or relevant discipline by the time of appointment,

  • Minimum of one year professional experience in public relations, or closely related field, including experience in agency, corporate, in-house, nonprofit, or similar capacity

  • Ability to teach courses in public relations which may include: Fundamentals of Public Relations, Public Relations Writing Tools, Applied Research and Analytics, and Communication Campaign Management

  • Ability to interact effectively orally and in writing with a culturally diverse range of students and colleagues

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Evidence of successful teaching

  • A well-articulated research and/or creative agenda in public relations

  • Contact with industry leaders and ability to expand partnerships

About Marist
Located on the river in the historic Hudson River Valley and at its Florence, Italy branch campus, Marist College is a comprehensive, independent institution grounded in the liberal arts. Its mission is to “help students develop the intellect, character, and skills required for enlightened, ethical, and productive lives in the global community of the 21st century.” Marist is consistently recognized for excellence by The Princeton Review (Colleges That Create Futures & The Best 380 Colleges), U.S. News & World Report (9th Best Regional University/North), Kiplinger’s Personal Finance (“Best College Values”), and others. Though now independent, Marist remains committed to the ideals handed down from its founders, the Marist Brothers: excellence in education, a sense of community, and a commitment to service. Marist educates approximately 4,900 traditional-age undergraduate students and 1,400 adult and graduate students in 47 undergraduate majors and 14 graduate programs, including fully online MBA, MPA, MS, and MA degrees.

Applications
To learn more or to apply, please visit http://appl.ink/131835ica. Only online applications are accepted.

Marist College is strongly committed to the principle of diversity and is especially interested in receiving applications from members of ethnic and racial minority groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and persons from other under-represented groups.

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER

 


 

MARIST COLLEGE
Department of Communication
Assistant Professor of Communication, Sports Communication

The Department of Communication at Marist College is seeking a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Communication with expertise in sports communication. We encourage applicants who can demonstrate through their teaching, research, and service, their abilities to contribute to Marist’s identity as an institution that welcomes and embraces diversity.

The primary professional responsibilities of this faculty member are: teaching, research and/or creative activity, and service which may include advising student groups, participating in campus committees, maintaining office hours, working collaboratively with colleagues, and traditional academic functions. This position includes opportunities to work with the Center for Sports Communication, participate in the Sports PR Summit and the Lifetime Excellence in Sports Communication awards in New York City as well as a variety of other opportunities.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Ph.D., equivalent terminal degree in communication or relevant discipline by the time of appointment

  • Ability to teach courses in our Sports Communication concentration which may include: Sports, Culture, & Communication, Issues in Sports, Sports Broadcasting, Sports PR, and Sports Reporting

  • Ability to interact effectively orally and in writing with a culturally diverse range of students and colleagues

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Evidence of successful teaching

  • A well-articulated research and/or creative agenda in sports communication

  • Contact with industry leaders and ability to expand partnerships

  • At least five years professional experience in sports communication

About Marist
Located on the river in the historic Hudson River Valley and at its Florence, Italy branch campus, Marist College is a comprehensive, independent institution grounded in the liberal arts. Its mission is to “help students develop the intellect, character, and skills required for enlightened, ethical, and productive lives in the global community of the 21st century.” Marist is consistently recognized for excellence by The Princeton Review (Colleges That Create Futures & The Best 380 Colleges), U.S. News & World Report (9th Best Regional University/North), Kiplinger’s Personal Finance (“Best College Values”), and others. Though now independent, Marist remains committed to the ideals handed down from its founders, the Marist Brothers: excellence in education, a sense of community, and a commitment to service. Marist educates approximately 4,900 traditional-age undergraduate students and 1,400 adult and graduate students in 47 undergraduate majors and 14 graduate programs, including fully online MBA, MPA, MS, and MA degrees.

Applications
To learn more or to apply, please visit http://appl.ink/131836ica. Only online applications are accepted.

Marist College is strongly committed to the principle of diversity and is especially interested in receiving applications from members of ethnic and racial minority groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and persons from other under-represented groups.

AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER

 


 

CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY
School of Computer Science
Several Tenure-Track Faculty Positions

The Human-Computer Interaction Institute in Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Computer Science seeks candidates for several tenure-track faculty appointments to begin in Fall 2019.

We enthusiastically encourage applicants across all areas, fields, and disciplines related to human-computer interaction (HCI) to apply. Among the open positions, we are especially interested in recruiting in areas where HCI intersects with AI, data science or machine learning, social computing or computational social science, mobile or wearable hardware, or new devices and interaction techniques and/or modern work, health, or ethics.

Successful candidates should have an outstanding track record in research, strong academic credentials, a history of or interest in interdisciplinary research, undergraduate and graduate teaching, and a terminal graduate degree appropriate to their discipline. We especially encourage applications from candidates with a demonstrated commitment to studying and/or mentoring underrepresented groups such as women, minorities, people with disabilities, and people of lower socioeconomic status. We will consider candidates at Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level.

ABOUT THE HCI INSTITUTE
The HCI Institute is an academic department with more than twenty faculty members who come from a range of different disciplines including computer science, cognitive psychology, social psychology, design, and games. Research interests include but are not limited to Social Computing, Research through Design, Human-Data Interaction, Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence, Service Design, Education Learning Sciences and Technologies, Usable Privacy and Security, End-user Programming, Interaction Techniques, Accessibility, and 3D printing and making. These topics form a variety of interdisciplinary collaborations both within the department and across the university. The HCI Institute has a PhD program, several master’s programs, and an undergraduate major and minor. The HCI Institute is part of the School of Computer Science (SCS) at Carnegie Mellon. SCS is home to seven departments and over 200 tenure-track, research, and teaching faculty with expertise spanning traditional computer science, human computer interaction, language technology, machine learning, computational biology, software engineering, and robotics. The SCS offers a highly collaborative and uniquely interdisciplinary research environment that promotes innovation and entrepreneurship in both teaching and research.

HOW TO APPLY
Review of applications will begin as soon as they are received and will continue until the position is filled; all candidates are urged to apply before Dec 3, 2018. To accommodate earlier hiring cycles for behavioral and communication sciences candidates, such candidates are urged to apply before Nov 15, 2018.

More information on applying can be found at: https://hcii.cmu.edu/careers/2018/carnegie-mellon-university-hcii-hiring-tenure-track-faculty

 


 

LINGNAN UNIVERSITY
Head of the Centre for English and Additional Languages

Lingnan University, a distinctive liberal arts institution in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, is committed to the provision of quality whole-person education by combining the best of Chinese and Western liberal arts traditions. It strives to pursue excellence in teaching, learning, scholarship and community engagement. With three academic Faculties, it offers a wide range of undergraduate degree programmes in arts, business and social sciences. Lingnan’s liberal arts education is characterised by a broad-based interdisciplinary curriculum with specialised disciplinary studies; close student-staff relationship; a vibrant residential campus; ample global learning opportunities; active community engagement and multifarious workplace experience. The University also offers postgraduate programmes up to the doctoral level in various disciplines. Applications are now invited for the following post:

Head of the Centre for English and Additional Languages
Centre for English and Additional Languages
Post Ref.: 18/158/ICA

The mission of the Centre for English and Additional Languages (CEAL) at Lingnan University, a leading liberal arts institution in Asia, is to enhance the English language skills of Lingnan students and to provide language support to help students succeed in their academic studies and future careers. The Centre provides compulsory and elective English courses as well as organising a range of co-curricular language activities. CEAL also offers courses in additional languages such as Korean, Japanese, Spanish, and French.

General Requirements
Lingnan University is looking for a well-qualified language specialist to head the CEAL. A key role of the Head will be to establish an English language programme that enhances CEAL’s ability to succeed in its mission. Applicants for the position should demonstrate excellence in teaching as well as having a proven record of curriculum/course development, delivery and assessment. Extensive management experience in a university English language centre or similar environment is desirable. S/he will have a PhD in English language (preferably Applied Linguistics) or a related area, a minimum of five years’ administrative experience, ten years of teaching experience in university English, and a track record of research and publication in language learning and teaching. The successful candidate will be appointed at the rank of Professor/Associate Professor of Teaching.

Appointment
The conditions of appointment will be competitive. Remuneration will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Fringe benefits include annual leave, medical and dental benefits, mandatory provident fund, gratuity, housing benefits and incoming passage and baggage allowance for the eligible appointee. Appointment will normally be made on an initial contract of three years.

Application Procedure
Applicants are invited to send their dossier together with a completed personal data sheet (Form R1 which is obtainable at http://www.LN.edu.hk/hr/employment-opportunities/application-form) to the Human Resources Office, Lingnan University, Tuen Mun, Hong Kong by post, or by email: recruit@LN.edu.hk (as attachment in MS Word format). Applicants shall provide names and contact information of at least three referees to whom applicants’ consent has been given for their providing references. Please specify the post you are applying for and quote the reference number of the post in all correspondence. Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only. Further information on the University and its programmes and activities can be found on the University’s web site: http://www.LN.edu.hk.

Enquiries can be directed to recruit@LN.edu.hk.

Review of applications will start from late November 2018 and continue until the post is filled. Qualified candidates are advised to submit their applications early for consideration.

The University reserves the right not to make an appointment for the post advertised, or to fill the post by invitation or by search. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

 



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UTICA COLLEGE

Department of Communication

Assistant Professor of Communication Arts


The Department of Communication Arts at Utica College invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor position to begin August 1, 2019.  Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Communication by the start date. ABD with a strong teaching portfolio and demonstrated capacity to complete their Ph.D. by the start date will be considered. Responsibilities of the position involve teaching 4 courses per semester, including both entry-level and upper-level courses, as well as establishing a program of scholarship that may include undergraduate students. Service at the college is also expected. The department is moving in an exciting new direction and looking for a colleague who will contribute to their strengths as they grow. The successful candidate will teach a variety of undergraduate courses including Organizational Communication, Interpersonal Communication, and Communication Theory (expertise in Health Communication and/or Intercultural Communication are preferred).

To apply, submit a letter of application, CV, statement of teaching philosophy, and a diversity statement. Since Utica College strives to be a diverse and inclusive community, it is essential that you include in your diversity statement a reflection on the kinds of experiences you have had, and the kinds of approaches you would take, teaching and working with a diverse student body. (For the definition of diversity that we use at Utica College, please see the following web page: http://www.utica.edu/instadvance/marketingcomm/about/diversity/aboutus.cfm.)

In line with the College’s Affirmative Action Policy, there is no requirement or expectation that a candidate disclose their identity or membership in any protected class or group, either in the diversity statement or in other application documents submitted to the search committee. For additional information on what to provide in your diversity statement please reference the diversity statement guide at the following link: https://www.utica.edu/hr/media/Diversity_Statement_Guide.pdf

All application materials must be submitted online at the following link: http://uc.peopleadmin.com/postings/2390

Utica College is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.  We encourage applications from under-represented groups, including disabled and veterans as well as individuals who have experience with diverse populations.


 


 


UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA, LAS VEGAS

School of Journalism and Media Studies

Assistant Professor/Associate Professor in Public Relations


 

Job Description:

The Hank Greenspun School of Journalism and Media Studies at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas invites applications for an assistant or associate professor (tenure-track or tenured position) in Public Relations starting Fall 2019. We seek a up and coming scholar who can relate to a highly diverse student body and teach public relations courses at the undergraduate and graduate level. The position requires a completed doctoral degree and an established record of scholarship in strategic communication. Preferred qualifications include professional public relations experience and expertise in one of the following areas: ethics, public affairs, health communication, entertainment, sports, and tourism. Successful candidates are expected to be excellent teachers and researchers and engage in service activities. The School encourages faculty to apply for external funding in support of research endeavors. Successful candidates should be able to teach introductory and advanced classes in strategic communication, publish in peer-reviewed journals, participate in academic associations, advise student organizations, and serve on department, college, and university committees.


UNLV’s student body is among the nation’s most diverse, and the University values diverse perspectives and is committed to continually supporting, promoting, and building an inclusive and culturally diverse campus environment. We encourage applications from qualified minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities.


The Hank Greenspun School of Journalism and Media Studies is housed in the Greenspun College of Urban Affairs and promotes Hank Greenspun’s vision of public service, particularly in an urban media environment. The School sponsors the UNLV Rebel Media Group, which includes KUNV Radio, UNLV TV and the new Strategic Social Media Agency. The School also benefits from its location near downtown Las Vegas, one of the world’s largest sports, entertainment, and media markets.



APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

Review of applications will begin Nov. 26, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. Apply here. Inquiries should be directed to Dr. Gregory Borchard, Search Committee Chair, or Dr. Kevin Stoker, Director of the School. Contact information: Gregory.borchard@unlv.edu, (702) 895-4868 or kevin.stoker@unlv.edu, (702) 895-2619.


 


 


MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY

Department of Media and Information

Tenure System Assistant or Associate Professor in Human-Centered Emerging Technologies


The Department of Media and Information (M&I) at Michigan State University (MSU) seeks an innovative, dynamic individual to fill a full-time, tenure stream position at the assistant or associate professor level who uses human-centered approaches to design and is interested in emerging technologies. Our ideal candidate builds new things, such as VR, games, AV, IoT, etc., and seeks to understand the impacts of the things they build.


More details can be found at http://bit.ly/MSU_Emerging_Technologies. To apply, please visit the Michigan State University Employment Opportunities website https://jobs.msu.edu , and refer to Posting #543608. Please direct any questions to Associate Professor Rick Wash, Search Committee Chair, Department of Media and Information at Michigan State University, at wash@msu.edu. Review of applications will begin on January 1, 2019, and continue until the position is filled.


MSU is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. MSU is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The university actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans and persons with disabilities.


 

 

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