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Department of Screen and Media Studies
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
CRITICISM AND CREATIVITY IN 21ST CENTURY MEDIA
To account for staff changes and continuing growth in Screen and
Media Studies, the Department seeks three innovative
teacher-researchers to join a dynamic and growing team. Successful
applicants will be expected to contribute to the range of the
department's undergraduate and graduate teaching. We are especially
interested in candidates with expertise in one or more of the
following fields: digital media (including games and mobile
telecoms), Aotearoa New Zealand and indigenous media, mass
communication perspectives, globalisation, audience and reception
studies, creative industries, media theory, media education and
children's media. An ability to contribute to teaching video and
digital skills would be an advantage.
230355 ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR
A PhD in a relevant discipline and equivalent accreditation and
professional standing will be required as will an international
research reputation and the proven ability to attract research
funding. Demonstrated success in attracting external research
funding and in completing grant applications is preferred.
230356 SENIOR LECTURER (Fixed-term for 3 years)
A PhD or masters qualification in a relevant discipline area and/or
equivalent accreditation and professional standing is required.
Demonstrated success in attracting external research funding and in
completing grant applications is preferred.
Preferably you will have a Masters degree or PhD qualification in a
relevant discipline area and/or equivalent accreditation and
professional standing although an appointment may be made subject to
completion of a Masters/Doctoral degree within a period of probation
or other defined time frame.
Further information regarding the University is available at
http://www.waikato.ac.nz and additional information about the
Deparment at http://www.waikato.ac.nz/film Enquiries of an academic
nature may be directed to Professor Sean Cubitt, email
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Applications for all positions close on Monday, 1 September 2003.
Sean Cubitt * Screen and Media Studies * University of Waikato *
Private Bag 3105 * Hamilton * New Zealand * [log in to unmask] * T:
+64 (0)7 838 4543 * F: +64 (0)7 838 4767
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