[rohrpost] mediastudies job in china

geert lovink geert at desk.nl
Son Mar 29 07:33:05 CEST 2009


The University of Nottingham Ningbo, China - Academic Opportunities in  
China 2009

Lecturer/Associate Professor in Media Studies Division of  
International Communications

Applications are invited for the above post in the Division of  
International Communications based at the University of Nottingham  
Ningbo, China. The Division is one of the founding academic divisions  
at UNNC and the degrees delivered run parallel to those offered in the  
School of Modern Languages and Cultures at the University of  
Nottingham in the UK. The post represents an exciting and unique  
opportunity for a candidate with proven teaching and research ability  
in the area of media studies. In additional to teaching and research  
the successful candidate will also be expected to undertake  
administrative duties related to quality assurance and curriculum  

Candidates appointed at Associate Professor level will not only be  
expected to undertake original research of their own, but also to  
provide significant leadership with regard to research within the  

Candidates for appointment at Lecturer level must have a PhD (or be  
close to completion) in a relevant discipline, the ability to produce  
high quality research and experience of teaching in relevant subjects  
at degree level in an international English-speaking institution.

Candidates for appointment at Associate Professor level will have  
completed a PhD. They should also have a proven record of attracting  
research funding and/or leading research projects together with a  
recent track record of publishing in peer reviewed journals.

Salary, depending on qualifications and experience, will be within the  
*Lecturer Scale:* £32,458 - £43,622 per annum (Salary can progress to  
£50,569 per annum, subject to performance).

*Associate Professor* Scale: £46,278 - £55,259 per annum (salary can  
progress to £65,965 per annum, subject to performance).

The post will be offered on a fixed-term contract with the University  
of Nottingham, Ningbo, China for a period of five years with effect  
from 1 September 2009, with the possibility of renewal.

*Informal enquiries regarding this vacancy may be addressed to:*
Associate Professor Paul Gladston, Head of the Division of  
International Communications
*Email:* paul.gladston at nottingham.edu.cn

*Please indicate clearly which level of post you are applying for.*

*To apply on-line and to see further details, please see here: http://jobs.nottingham.ac.uk/UNNC63

* If you are unable to apply on-line please contact 0115 951 3262.

*Please quote ref. UNNC/63*

*Closing Date: 17/04/2009

* For all our vacancies and more about working at the University of  
Nottingham see: http://jobs.nottingham.ac.uk/