Interdisciplinary Research Fellow in Digital Culture
Faculty/Support Service: Faculty of Arts, Law & Social Sciences
Contract details: Full-Time,
for one year in the first instance
Salary: £29704 - £34435, p.a.
Join us as we enter an exciting new phase of our development. Our ambition is
to be recognised as a truly 21st century university, fully relevant to the
changing needs of students, staff and employers. With our energy, enthusiasm
and ambition matched by our friendliness and approachability, Anglia Ruskin
University is a great place to be.
You will join the interdisciplinary team of the Cultures of the Digital Economy
Research Institute, a project housed within the Faculty of Arts, Law and
Social Sciences. The Institute involves colleagues working in media theory,
humanities computing, digital music and video, fine arts, video games, serious
gaming and digital text, yet also has an important scientific contribution from
colleagues involved with design and technology, audio engineering and
computer design and animation.
The Interdisciplinary Fellow in Digital Culture is expected to take a key role in
the Institute’s activities. You must be familiar with state-of-the-art
experimental, theoretical and practical issues in cultural theory, arts and the
emerging sciences of digital culture. You are expected to have advanced IT
skills and a knowledge of the field(s) of interactivity in sound and/or digital
image would be an advantage. The Fellow will typically engage in personal
research and publishing in the field of digital culture and collaborative research
initiatives that bring together the different strands of the Research Institute.
The project commences in March 2009, or as soon as possible thereafter.
For further information please contact Prof Eugene Giddens, on 0845 196 2965
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Closing Date: 06 March 2009 (12 noon)
It is anticipated interviews will take place on 20 March 2009
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Please note CVs will be only be accepted when accompanied by a University
application form (unless otherwise directed).
Closing date: 6 March 2009
Please send your application form to the address below, making sure you note
the reference: 6109
Where to send your application
Please print and post all completed application forms to the address below.
Due to the volume of applications received, emailed forms will not normally be
accepted. You can also request an application form to be posted out to you if
you so wish.
Human Resources Department
Anglia Ruskin University
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Telephone: 0845 196 4740