Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. The School of Communication and Information (www.ntu.edu.sg/sci/ <file:///C:\Documents%20and%20Settings\tdetenber\Local%20Settings\Temporary%20Internet%20Files\OLKB\www.ntu.edu.sg\sci\> ) will enter its 15th year in 2007 and be renamed the Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information, after the country's former President. To commemorate this event and ensure the vitality of the school for years to come, a $25,000,000 fundraising campaign called the Wee Kim Wee Legacy Fund was established (http://www.ntu.edu.sg/weekimwee/ <http://www.ntu.edu.sg/weekimwee/> ). With the target nearly reached, we are initiating new programs, offering more scholarships, and embarking on a major recruitment exercise. SCI is widely recognized as one of Asia's premier institutions in communication and information education and research, and with these new appointments we hope to continue our tradition of excellence.
We will have up to ten open-rank positions (either Assistant or Associate Professor) available starting July 2007. The two positions which might be of interest to this list is as follows:
Television studies: Preferred areas of expertise include narrative and textual analyses, critical media & cultural studies, and audience studies, especially those with an Asian focus in their research.
Broadcast Media: Preferred areas of expertise include management, programming, and policy. Preference will be given to candidates with an Asian focus in research.
For all positions, preference will be given to those with an active program of research. Applicants must have a graduate degree, preferably a PhD, and professional or teaching experience. Applicants should send their application form (downloadable at http://www.ntu.edu.sg/hr/Applnforms.htm <http://www.ntu.edu.sg/hr/Applnforms.htm> with a cover letter, a detailed CV, evidence of teaching effectiveness and the contact information of three referees to: Vice President, Human Resources, Nanyang Technological University, Office of Human Resources, Administration Building, Level 4, 50 Nanyang Avenue, Singapore 639798. Fax: (65) 6791-9340; Email: [log in to unmask] <mailto:[log in to unmask]> . To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by December 15, 2006. Positions are open until filled. Direct inquiries to [log in to unmask] The school attracts students who are among the very best from Singapore's competitive educational system and is committed to a collegial environment that will bring out the best in teaching and research.
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