Assistant/Associate Professor in Media and Communication Studies


Location:
Ningbo - China
Salary:
£35,550 to £60,410 per annum, depending on skills and experience (salary progression beyond these scales is subject to performance).
Closing Date:
Monday, 30 April 2018
Reference:
180085

Opportunities at the University of Nottingham in Ningbo China

Salary: Salary will be within the range of £35,550 – £47,722 per annum for assistant professor and £50,618 – £60,410 per annum for associate professor depending on skills and experience (salary progression beyond these scales is subject to performance).

Interview Date: To be confirmed

Join a unique British University in China.  The University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC) was the first Sino-foreign university to open its doors in China. This award winning campus offering a UK style education has grown to establish a student body of over 7,000 in just 13 years.

The School of International Communications at the University of Nottingham Ningbo China is advertising an assistant/associate professor post in Media and Communication Studies. The successful candidate will conduct research and teaching broadly in the area of media and communication studies on our BA and MA International Communications programmes. Candidates should have a specialism in one of the following disciplines: film studies; games studies; digital media; creative industries. Some knowledge of or practical experience in media production would also be useful for this role. It would be advantageous to be able to teach film-related modules. Candidates applying for the associate professor post should demonstrate an ability to attract funding for major research projects, several years of experience of teaching/tutorial work in relevant subjects at undergraduate and postgraduate level in an international English speaking institution and a track record of high quality research outputs in media and communication studies.

Salary will be within the range of £35,550 – £47,722 per annum for assistant professor and £50,618 – £60,410 per annum for associate professor depending on skills and experience (salary progression beyond these scales is subject to performance). In addition, an attractive package including accommodation allowance, travel allowance and insurance will be provided for international appointments.

This post is available from 1 September 2018 thereafter and will initially be offered on a fixed-term contract with the University of Nottingham Ningbo China for a period of up to five years. This contract may be extended on an indefinite basis by mutual agreement, subject to revised terms and conditions.

ALL applicants are required to formally apply online (http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/jobs/currentvacancies) for the position.

Informal enquires may be addressed to Professor Andrew White, Head of School of International Communications, email: andrew.white@nottingham.edu.cn. Please note that applications sent directly to this address will not be accepted.

Please be advised that your references will be contacted prior to interview. Interviews will take place in Ningbo, China, on 5th/6th June 2018.

For more details and/or to apply on-line please access: 

https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/jobs/currentvacancies/ref/180085

If you are unable to apply on-line please contact the Human Resources Department, Tel: 86 574 8818 0000, Ext.8966, Email:job@nottingham.edu.cn

Please quote ref: 180085        Closing date: 30 April 2018

The University of Nottingham is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

To learn more about working and living in China, please visit: www.jobs.ac.uk/careers-advice/country-profiles/china

“As the first Sino-foreign collaborative University, The University of Nottingham China (UNNC) has just passed its successful first decade with high-quality graduates, excellent teaching and a fast growing research portfolio. The University is located in Ningbo, one of the most vibrant and liveable coastal cities in China. You will find at UNNC a warm welcome and many exciting opportunities for professional and personal development.”

Professor Chris Rudd

Provost and Pro-Vice Chancellor
The University of Nottingham Ningbo China

University of Nottingham Ningbo China

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