Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Media and Communications

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 in a relevant area, have teaching experience to undergraduate level, and evidence of a sustainable research trajectory and a developing international research profile.

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 Languages is available on our website:

https://www.roehampton.ac.uk/media-culture-and-language/

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 state-of-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. We are ranked the best modern university in London in major UK league tables and we are embarking on a radical programme of enhancement in learning and teaching across all our academic areas.

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 (J.Doyle@roehampton.ac.uk).

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.

http://www.roehampton.ac.uk/Working-at-Roehampton/

The closing date for completed applications is: Sunday, 15th October 2017.

Interviews are likely to be held during December or January.

The University is an equal opportunities and ‘disability confident’ employer.