Lecturer/Associate Professor in Media and Communication
Department: English, Culture and Communication
Closing date for receipt of applications: 30 November 2014
Apply online: http://hr.xjtlu.edu.cn/Front/JobVacancyInquiry.aspx
Applications are invited for positions in the Department of English, Culture and Communication at Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, near Shanghai. The Department specialises in communication and media studies, applied linguistics, literary and cultural studies. It currently has 20 academic staff and over 500 students. Successful applicants will have, or expect shortly to receive, a PhD, or be able to demonstrate appropriate professional experience. They will have good teaching experience and evidence of the ability to produce high quality research publications. Candidates for the role of Associate Professor should also have a strong track record in teaching and academic supervision, as well as an international research profile in their field and a successful record of research funding. Candidates with teaching and research expertise in communication and media studies, media management and new and digital media are encouraged to apply.
Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU) is a unique collaborative institution, the first and currently the only university in China to offer both UK (University of Liverpool) and Chinese (Ministry of Education) accredited undergraduate degrees. Formed in 2006, the first cohort of students graduated in August 2010. The university now has 6,000 students studying on campus. The language of instruction in Years 2 to 4 is English. XJTLU aims to become truly research-led, and has recently committed significant investment into research development and the expansion of Ph.D. student numbers on campus.
Further details from: Dr. Nick Cope, Head of Department: English, Culture and Communication
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