School of American & Canadian Studies

Reader/Chair in Film Studies

Applications are invited from candidates with research and teaching
interests in any area of film studies for the above post, based in this 5*
research rated (RAE 2001) School.  Candidates should have an excellent
record in teaching and research.  The person appointed will need to
demonstrate academic leadership and be able to make an innovative
contribution to the School, as the Director of the Institute of Film
Studies.  A person appointed at the level of Professor will be expected in
due course to assume the Headship of the School for a three-year period.
The successful candidate will be expected to carry out administrative

Salary will be within the range 36,464 - 41,333 per annum (Reader scale),
depending on qualifications and experience or within the Professorial range,
minimum 44,874 per annum.  This post is available from 1 September 2004 or
as soon possible thereafter.

Informal enquiries may be addressed to Professor J Newman, tel: 0115 951
4351, fax: 0115 951 4270 or Email: [log in to unmask]
Information about the School is available at:

Further details and application forms are available on the WWW at: or from the Human
Resources Department, Highfield House, The University of Nottingham,
University Park, Nottingham, NG7 2RD.  Tel: 0115 951 3264.  Fax: 0115 951
5205.  Please quote ref. RAL/041.  Closing date: 15 March 2004.

This post is open until filled  review of applications from 15 March 2004.

Online resources for film/TV studies may be found at ScreenSite